Sunday, July 20, 2008

Does diet affect your risk of developing prostate cancer?

It is scientific fact that Japan has a lower incidence of prostate cancer unless the Japanese men move to western societies and eat a different diet.

This short but compelling video explains what factors may increase the risk of developing prostate cancer:


Are you as informed as you should be?


Dominus said...

Obesity and fat levels are high risk factors for other cancers such as breast and colorectal cancer too.

People should be more aware of these things, especially in the USA.

Sally Church said...

That is true, Dom. You could argue that they are largely diseases of the developed world, where diets are higher in fat and red meat.