An oncologist warns and points out that obesity can increase the risk of cancer: “More severe”


In 2019, it was found that 20 percent of Brazilian adults were obese

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Well-being and a healthier lifestyle are very important factors. After all, taking care of your own health is essential, because our bodies react when it is not well. Therefore, we need to take care of him and avoid any diseases or tumors in the near future. In fact, 13 types of cancer have increased significantly in recent years.

This list includes: esophageal, liver, gallbladder, stomach, pancreatic and colon cancer. in connection with “USP Newspaper on the Air 1st Edition”, Maria Del Pilar Estevez saysmedical oncologist, professor at FMUSP (USP School of Medicine) and Director Clinical staff of the São Paulo State Cancer Institute (ICESP), new explanations emerged and provided.

Second Marystudies show that obesity increases risk: “When we look at these parameters, which are not just about individual things, there are also habitual issues that affect the entire population from an early age. A sedentary lifestyle and an inappropriate diet start in childhood and in adulthood it is always harder to change. ”.

In 2019, it was found that 20% of adults Brazil were obese. A practical way to lose weight is to follow diets and “get rid” of sedentary lifestyles. still involved Marypatients who are fighting some type of cancer eat more than necessary and do not exercise physically because they do not think it is recommended.

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