MMWR Vol. 66 / Early Release

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"MMWR" Early Release Vol. 66, Early Release October 03, 2017


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Vital Signs: Trends in Incidence of Cancers Associated with Overweight and Obesity United States, 20052014 C. Brooke Steele, DO; Cheryll C. Thomas, MSPH; S. Jane Henley, MSPH; et al.

Alternate Text Physical activity can reduce the risk of developing obesity-related cancers.

During 2014, approximately 631,000 persons in the United States received a diagnosis of a cancer associated with overweight and obesity, representing 40% of all cancers diagnosed.

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