Report: Obesity linked to these 12 types of cancers, including breast and colorectal

According to USA Today (5/24, Molina), a report indicates that “staying physically active and eating a healthy diet filled with whole grains, fruits and vegetables not only help lower weight but could cut your risk for cancer.” The new “report from World Cancer Research Fund links 12 types of cancers to being overweight, including breast and colorectal cancer.” USA Today adds, “The report said as of 2016, an estimated 1.97 billion adults worldwide and more than 338 million children and teens were considered overweight or obese.”

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