Obesity can double a man's risk of dying from prostate cancer, a National Cancer Institute study shows.
Moreover, the more weight a man gains during adulthood, the higher his risk of prostate cancer death.
Ironically, the study also shows obese men have a lower risk of early prostate cancer than lean men.(Read entire article)
(Reuters Health) - Excess weight may not raise a man's risk of developing prostate cancer, but it may make him more likely to die of the disease, researchers reported Monday.
In a study of nearly 288,000