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A healthy lifestyle can prevent over 20 cancers: Study

Do you want to avoid the big C? A new study shows that making healthy lifestyle choices while avoiding harmful practices might reduce the risk of many types of cancer. In Brazil, drinking alcohol, obesity, excess weight, smoking, and many other unhealthy lifestyle practices led to a third of all fatalities from 20 types of cancer, including those in the larynx, lung, oropharynx, esophagus, and colorectum. Researchers from the University of Sao Paulo (USP) and Harvard University (Harvard) conducted the epidemiological study. They released their findings in the scientific journal Cancer Epidemiology. Read more....



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