Weight Loss Reduces Risk of Prostate Cancer

December 27, 2006 by · Leave a Comment
Filed under: Health Tips Library, Lose Weight, Prostate Cancer 

As reported by the Wall Street Journal

After tracking the weight of nearly 70,000 men between 1982 and 1992, researchers from the American Cancer Society and the Duke University Prostate Center found that men who lost more than 11 pounds had a lower risk for aggressive prostate cancer than men whose weight remained the same over a decade.

The full article is available to subscribers of the WSJ

This summary courtesy of Today’s Health Tip

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