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cancer and obesity

Obesity Linked to Numerous Cancers

The increased risks of diabetes and heart disease aren’t the only reasons to lose weight. New research has been finding that at least twenty types of cancers are associated with being overweight or obese. In one – a large new European study from...

alcohol causes breast cancer

Drinking Alcohol Increases Cancer Risk

Multiple studies out this year have now linked alcohol consumption – especially frequent drinking and binge drinking – with several types of cancer. The most recent study, from Harvard University, established that women who drink from 3-6 glasses of wine per week have...

Med diet and cancer

Mediterranean diet reduces cancer risk

Researchers from the International Agency for Research on Cancer in Lyon, France have found that the Mediterranean diet reduces cancer risk. The researchers studied 142,605 men and 335,873 women. They graded adherence to the Med diet with a 0-9 score. Among the whole...