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Prostate cancer

16 May 2011

Obesity, prostate cancer link

Obese men face an elevated risk of worsening prostate cancer, even when treated with hormone therapy to suppress tumour growth.

Even when treated with hormone therapy to suppress tumour growth, obese men face an elevated risk of worsening prostate cancer, researchers at Duke University Medical Enter have found.

1 in 6 US men develop prostate cancer

 

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