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Too Much Sitting Tied to Higher Colorectal Cancer Risk in Men, Columbia University Study


10/29/2013 6:21:10 AM

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Men who are more sedentary face a higher risk of recurring colon polyps, according to a new study, even if these men break up their downtime with bouts of recreational activities such as walking, jogging or golf. This suggests that extended inactivity is itself a risk factor for noncancerous colon polyps, benign tumors that can give rise to colorectal cancer, the researchers said.

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