October 14, 2016

Visceral obesity is related to poor prognosis in pancreatic cancer

Visceral obesity is excess of abdominal fat. This fat covers the vital organs and can alter cell metabolism. Obesity has been raised as a risk factor […]
July 25, 2016

BMI and endometrial cancer

Poor health outcomes are associated with higher BMI in patients with endometrial cancer. The body mass index (BMI) is a measurement used internationally for the diagnosis […]
July 25, 2016

Obesity is not associated with health outcomes in patients with colon cancer

The body mass index (BMI) is a measurement used internationally for the diagnosis of overweight and obesity. One way to assess the impact of obesity on […]
June 30, 2016

What Does Obesity Have to Do With Bowel Cancer in Men?

Obesity is an important risk factor in case of bowel cancer development in men Obesity has consistently been linked to an increased risk of colon cancer, […]
March 11, 2016

The chromosomal link between breast cancer risk and obesity found!

Recently, research was conducted to study the link between weight loss, body fat and the length of a certain chromosome in the women with breast cancer. […]
December 28, 2015

Obesity can increase your risk of ovarian cancer

Ovarian cancer is one of the most dangerous forms of cancers affecting women. This cancer is often detected after it has progressed significantly. As a result, […]
September 13, 2015

Obesity – A Cancer-Enhancing Risk Factor

Being obese makes a roadway towards various illness and diseases. One of the fatal diseases is cancer. Obesity promotes many health risks including cancer. Being overweight raises […]