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Weight during adolescence may affect pancreatic cancer risk in adulthood

New research has linked adolescent obesity with up to a four-fold increased risk of pancreatic cancer later in life. The study’s results also suggest that overweight and even higher weight within the “normal” weight range in men may increase pancreatic cancer risk in a graded manner. The findings are published early online in CANCER, a… Read More »

Just one caffeinated energy drink could increase the risk of heart attack and stroke in 90 minutes – study

Energy drinks Just one caffeinated energy drink could increase the risk of heart attack and stroke in 90 minutes – study Independent.ie Just one caffeinated energy drink could increase the risk of heart attack and stroke in 90 minutes, a new study has found. https://www.independent.ie/life/health-wellbeing/just-one-caffeinated-energy-drink-could-increase-the-risk-of-heart-attack-and-stroke-in-90-minutes-study-37502582.html https://www.independent.ie/incoming/article36693196.ece/73c58/AUTOCROP/h342/ih%20drinks5-a-a-b.jpg Email Just one caffeinated energy drink could increase the… Read More »

Big Family, Small Risk of Cancer

Did you grow up in a large family with several siblings? You may remember a lot of chaos, jockeying for your parents’ attention, and complaints about wearing hand-me-downs, but there was probably a lot of love and companionship as well. While that somewhat crowded upbringing might have taught you some questionable life skills—such as eating… Read More »