- Is cancer a common health concern in your country?
- Are you aware of any risk factors or common causes associated with cancer?
- cancer /KAN-ser/
- disease /dih-ZEEZ/
- technology /tek-NOL-uh-jee/
- solve /solv/
- beat /beet/
[noun] – a serious disease that is caused when cells in the body grow in a way that is uncontrolled and not normal, killing normal cells and often causing death
Early detection is crucial to effectively treating cancer.
[noun] – (an) illness of people, animals, plants, etc., caused by infection or a failure of health rather than by an accident
The outbreak of the infectious disease spread rapidly through the community.
[noun] – (the study and knowledge of) the practical, especially industrial, use of scientific discoveries
Modern technology has revolutionized communication, making it easier to connect with people worldwide.
[verb] – to find an answer to a problem
Scientists work tirelessly to solve complex equations in order to understand the universe better.
[verb] – to defeat or do better than
Despite their underdog status, they managed to beat the reigning champions in the final match.
True or False:
- The NHS in England plans to address tuberculosis (TB) with new vaccination and testing programs by 2040.
- The NHS aims to utilize new vaccines and testing methodologies to reduce the incidence of cervical cancer.
- The NHS aims to decrease cervical cancer incidence by neglecting vaccination and testing initiatives.
- The NHS’s goal is to significantly decrease the prevalence of cervical cancer by 2040 through widespread participation in health programs.
- The NHS’s plan to combat cervical cancer does not involve encouraging community participation in health programs.
Fill in the blanks:
- Advancements in medical __________ have significantly improved patient care and treatment outcomes.
- Her dedication and hard work helped her __________ her personal record in the marathon.
- He underwent chemotherapy to fight his __________.
- The doctor diagnosed him with a rare genetic __________.
- The detective used forensic evidence to __________ the mystery behind the crime.