|Excess Body Weight (Obesity, Overweight, Belly Fat) Increases Cancer Risk|
Infographic from World Cancer Research Fund
Just how deadly is pancreatic cancer? According to this WCRF infographic and information on its website, less than one in five individuals diagnosed with pancreatic cancer survive the disease for more than a year post-diagnosis.
Amazingly, the WCRF states that about one in six cases of pancreatic cancer could be prevented through healthy lifestyle choices, including maintaining a healthy weight.
For more information on the relationship between excess weight and pancreatic cancer, go to Pancreatic Cancer - At a Glance.
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