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8 Febbraio 2019

Statement From American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) President Monica M. Bertagnolli, MD, FACS, FASCO, on New Findings on Obesity and Cancer

February 4, 2019 – “Rates of obesity-related cancers are rising most sharply among young adults, but this study should serve as a wake-up call to all Americans – young and old alike – that obesity is linked to an increased risk of common cancers. If current trends continue, it is estimated that obesity will lead to more than 500,000 additional cases of cancer each year in the United States by 2030. “Obesity is set to overtake tobacco as the leading cause of preventable … (leggi tutto)