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Diabetes is key factor in WORLDWIDE cancer surge

Eating healthily and exercising are vital to avoiding the potentially fatal consequences.

The stark warning comes from a team of British scientists who found people with a high body mass index (BMI) who also had diabetes were behind 5.6 per cent of new cancer cases globally, affecting 792,600 people in 2012.

Dr Jonathan Pearson-Stuttard, lead author of the study at Imperial College London, said: “As the prevalence of these cancer risk factors increases, clinical and public health efforts should focus on identifying preventive and screening measures fo…
Daily Express :: Health Feed

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