Essay about Stomach Cancer

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Priti Saraswat
Informative Speech Rough Draft

Introduction: I will get attention by raising the controversy surrounding stomach cancer. Then I will relate the topic to the audience by letting them know that this speech will help clarify this controversy so that they can make appropriate decisions about their lifestyle. Finally, I build my credibility by stating, that I have done a lot of reading and research about Stomach cancer

General purpose: I am here to inform you about Stomach Cancer.

Preview statement: First we will discuss problem associated with stomach cancer then we will talk about the cause of stomach cancer. Finally we will talk about the ways to control stomach cancer.

I. Problems associated with stomach cancer A. First, Problem associated with stomach cancer in early stage 1. Stomach discomfort (1) a. Indigestion b. A bloated feeling after eating c. Nausea and vomiting 2. Loss of appetite (1) 3. Weight loss (1) B. Second, problem associated with stomach cancer in Later stage 1. Discomfort or pain in the upper or middle part of the abdomen (1) 2. Blood in the stool, which appears as black, tarry stools (1) 3. Weakness associated with anemia (2) C. Finally , problem associated with stomach cancer in metastasis stage 1. muscle and joint pain (2) 2. lymph node swelling (2)

Transition: We are done talking about the problem associated with stomach cancer; let’s move on to the causes of stomach cancer.

II. Causes of stomach cancer A. One cause of stomach cancer is hereditary 1. Stomach cancer is also associated with some syndrome like hereditary non-polyposis colorectal cancer. (2) 2. Person who have immediate relative have history of stomach cancer have increased risk of stomach cancer. (2)

B. A Second cause of stomach cancer is poor lifestyle

1. Lack of physical activity may increase the risk of stomach cancer (3)

2. Poor Diet habits can cause stomach cancer a. Food with high preservatives and high salts. (3) b. Foods which is too much cured or smoked (3)
3. People who are obese may have an increased risk of cancer developing in the upper part of the stomach. (3)

C. A Final cause of stomach cancer Smoking 1. Tobacco smoke contains 70 cancer-causing chemicals. (3) 2. Alcohol potentiates the carcinogen effect of smoking on stomach.(3)

Transition: We have