December 8, 2022

Cancer: Common ingredient consumed by ‘many’ in UK ‘significantly’ associated with cancer – Daily Express

Associations between sugar intake and cancer risk were assessed and adjusted for known risk factors (sociodemographic, anthropometric, lifestyle, medical history, and nutritional factors).

What did the researchers find out?

Total sugar intake was associated with higher overall cancer risk.

Results remained significant when weight gain during follow-up was adjusted for.

“In addition, significant associations with cancer risk were also observed for added sugars, free s…….

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Associations between sugar intake and cancer risk were assessed and adjusted for known risk factors (sociodemographic, anthropometric, lifestyle, medical history, and nutritional factors).

What did the researchers find out?

Total sugar intake was associated with higher overall cancer risk.

Results remained significant when weight gain during follow-up was adjusted for.

“In addition, significant associations with cancer risk were also observed for added sugars, free sugars, sucrose, sugars from milk-based desserts, dairy products, and sugary drinks,” the researchers wrote.

Source: https://www.express.co.uk/life-style/health/1546023/cancer-symptoms-total-sugar-intake-risk