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  • May 2, 2019

Obesity poised to overtake smoking as leading preventable cause of cancer

 You probably know smoking causes cancer, maybe even that it's the leading preventable cause of cancer.  

You might not know the second leading cause of cancer, because scientists have only recently made the connection. 

It's obesity.

Researchers have been investigating a link between obesity and cancer for more than 15 years, but that... Continue reading at USA Today

 

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