Cancer information

Updated June 2016

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Cancer kills 550,000 people a year in the USA, making it still the worst health problem we are facing (worse than smoking which kills 400,000 a year).

According to the American Cancer Society, cancer is only 15 percent genetic and 85 percent lifestyle or environmentally influenced.

Cancer causes more deaths per year in the USA, than smoking (but smoking is a factor for several cancers).

The good news NIH study - regular cardio exercise greatly reduces the risk of  cancer!