The Prevalence of Childhood Cancer

Ginika Okeke , this article was first published on

Childhood Cancer

Our body systems are replete with various cells that control the effective functioning of every part of us. The efficient interactions of these cells in the body impact our growth, maintenance and wellbeing. When these cells are no longer in charge of the specific functions they do or totally lose control of their own growth, it results in what may be referred to as Cancer.