World Cancer Day 2021: Know why World Cancer Day is celebrated, special theme for this year


Nothing can be said about the disease in which human beings get trapped in this running life. In the changing times, one after another such diseases is coming to the fore, which are greatly scaring the human race. One of these diseases is cancer. World Cancer Day is observed every year on 4 February worldwide. In the year 1933, this day began to be celebrated and behind this, the aim is to make people aware of this disease and ways to avoid it. So let us tell you some special things about this day.

Why is this day celebrated?

If we talk about why World Cancer Day is celebrated, then the objective behind this is to make the common people aware of the dangers of cancer and to know about its symptoms and its prevention. Many people also believe that cancer spreads by touching, due to which people do not treat cancer patients well. But this is not the case at all, but this assumption is completely wrong. Instead of discriminating against these patients, we should support them.

This is the theme this year

With the beginning of celebrating World Cancer Day from the year 1933, a different theme is kept for it from time to time. At the same time, if we talk about this year, this time its theme is 'I am and I will be'. This theme has been kept for the year 2019 to 2021 i.e. for the whole three years. World Cancer Day was first observed in the year 1993 in Geneva, Switzerland by the Union for International Cancer Control, and after that, the process continued.

There are so many ways of cancer

Cancer is not a common disease, but it is a serious disease. Many people win the battle with this, many people also lose in the race of life and due to this disease, they lose their lives. There are many types of cancer too. These include breast cancer, cervical cancer, colon cancer, blood cancer, throat cancer, uterine cancer, ovary cancer, prostate (prostate cancer), brain cancer, liver (liver) cancer, bone cancer, oral cancer, and Lung cancer is involved.

Treatment is expensive

Whoever has the disease of cancer, its treatment goes on for a long time. For this many people have to go to foreign countries. Many people are not able to survive even after paying the expensive fees of big hospitals. Many medicines, long treatment runs in this disease. But if we fall victim to this disease, then we should never give up from inside. To avoid this, you should not consume alcohol and take a fiber-rich diet.