Excluding skin cancers, colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer diagnosed in both men and women in the United States. Lifestyle habits play a big role, as it has been estimated that we could potentially prevent a large number of cases with improved diet and exercise.
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Women who were overweight or obese early in life are at an increased risk of developing colorectal cancer as adults, according to a new study.
Eating a vegetarian diet may help lower a person's risk of colorectal cancer, according to new research.
You may not think that beef, pork, and lamb contain sugar, but they do, and that sugar in red meat has been linked to cancer risk. The name of the sugar is Neu5Gc, and a new mouse study strongly suggests it contributes to a significant increase in the formation of tumors.