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Which Cancers Are Linked to Obesity?

American Institute for Cancer Research has the list along with a helpful article.  You’d think that a person moving from obese down to overweight or normal weight would reduce future cancer risk, but I’m not sure that’s ever been proven.  We’ve learned in the last decade that obese and overweight patients with heart disease seem to live longer if they stay overweight – an example of the obesity paradox.