Smoking is a risk factor to bladder cancer.

A drop of blood in the toilet is a sign that not everything is well inside your body. There are other warning signs that should not be ignored when you start going to the toilet more often. Not least because bladder cancer can manifest in various ways.

Blood in the urine is the most common symptom. Usually there is no other associated symptomatology, or there are symptoms that are mistaken for a minor urinary infection. Daniel Romeira, an oncologist at the Lusíadas Hospital in Lisbon, warns that "discomfort associated with blood loss may occur in cases of obstruction [...]

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