May 27, 2018

Weight loss reduces skin cancer risk

Understanding the risk factors behind every type of cancer is important in our effort to minimize the population’s risk at large. And, obesity has already been confirmed as a risk factor for a number of cancers, including endometrial, liver, kidney, colorectal, and pancreatic cancer. The most obvious risk factor for skin cancer is unprotected sun exposure. However, according to earlier studies, obesity may also play a role. Recently, researchers set