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Wednesday, April 08, 2015

OESOPHAGEAL CANCER

Obese women have 133% greater lifetime risk of oesophageal cancer than healthy weight women

Obese women (BMI of 30 or more) have a 133% greater lifetime risk of oesophageal cancer / adenocarcinoma (2.3 times greater risk) than healthy weight women according to Cancer Research UK .

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Posted by Larry Hobbs on Wed, Apr 08, 2015 12:00 pm | [0] comments

Thursday, November 08, 2007

ESOPHAGUS CANCER

Esophagus cancer: 60 lbs increases risk 2.4-fold

A difference of about 60 pounds increases the risk of esophagus cancer 2.9-fold in women according to a study from the University of Oxford in Oxford, England. Read the entire article | Email this article
Posted by Larry Hobbs on Thu, Nov 08, 2007 7:15 am | [0] comments

Thursday, November 09, 2006

ONIONS / CANCER

Onions reduce cancer risk by 25-88%

People who consume the most onions reduce the risk of various cancers by 25-88 percent according to a study from Italy. Read the entire article | Email this article
Posted by Larry Hobbs on Thu, Nov 09, 2006 4:27 am | [0] comments

Friday, January 14, 2005

CANCER

Elevated blood sugar increases risk of death from cancer by 23-29%

Elevated fasting blood sugar levels -- above 140 mg/dL -- increase the risk of cancer death by 29 percent in men and 23 percent in women compared to people with the lowest blood sugar levels -- less than 90 mg/dL -- according to a study from Korea. Read the entire article | Email this article
Posted by Larry Hobbs on Fri, Jan 14, 2005 4:19 am | [0] comments

Monday, August 09, 2004

Oesophageal cancer: Excess weight may account for 52% of U.S. cases in women

Being overweight or obese may account for 52 percent of cases of oesophageal cancer in the U.S.. Read the entire article | Email this article
Posted by Larry Hobbs on Mon, Aug 09, 2004 4:33 am | [0] comments
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