There is robust Scientific evidence for direct link between Obesity and enhanced risk for atleast 13 different cancers including
- Breast (especially in Post-menopausal women),
- Kidney, Liver,
- Upper stomach
- Gall Bladder,
- Myeloma (a type of blood cancer), and
- Meningioma (a type of brain tumour).
Cancer Endometrium, Oesophagus and Pancreas lead the pack of top 7 cancer types.
Obesity is set to replace Tobacco as number one preventable cause of cancer shortly.