Obesity Doubles Odds For Colon Cancer In Younger Women

Cao and her team members cautioned that the study cannot prove that increased weight causes early onset colon cancer, only that the two are associated. It is possible that weight is just a marker for other risk factors, such as diabetes or metabolic issues like high blood pressure or higher cholesterol, which have also been on the rise.

Source : https://health.usnews.com/health-care/articles/2018-10-11/obesity-doubles-odds-for-colon-cancer-in-younger-women

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