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Teenage Obesity, Height Linked To Rare Cancer Risk

Teenage Obesity, Height Linked To Rare Cancer Risk

According to the recent study it has been deduced that Higher body weight and taller stature during the time of adolescence increases the risk of developing a type of rare cancer in the lymphatic system . Accordingly it has bee found that the rates of Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma have increased worldwide and as per the analysis it would continue.
Merav Leiba from the Medical Center Israel stated that obesity and overweight during adolescence is increasing the risk of this cancer . It is thus very important to be aware of the following risk and just not depends on factors of diabetes and cardiovascular diseases. This study basically included the teenagers agend from 16 to 19 years in numbers to be around  2,352,988  who were examined between 1967 and 2011.
 

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