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  • October 24, 2016

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Obese Cancer Patients More Likely to Develop Secondary Cancer

A local study says obese cancer patients are more likely to develop a second primary cancer. The National Cancer Center and Seoul National University Hospital released the results of its study on 240-thousand male cancer patients over eight years. Among obese men whose body mass index is higher than 25, the chance of getting cancer was 318-point-three per 100-thousand people.

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