Strong evidence linking obesity and major cancers found by new study

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New research published by The BMJ on Tuesday has found strong evidence to support a link between obesity and major cancers.

Led by Maria Kyrgiou and Kostas Tsilidis from Imperial College London, the review identified 204 studies from 49 publications that analyzed obesity measurements such as body mass index (BMI), weight gain and waist circumference, along with 36 cancers and their subtypes.

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