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Novel research detects that nearly half of cancer cases in the US are engendered by probably resilient revelation. Smoking, drinking, and profuse body weight stay as top cancer factors. A recent study published in CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians concentrated on observing and examining the number of cancer cases and death that is dogmatic to compliant and alterable features such as vices, body weight and physical indolence.

Notably researchers approximated the amount of cancer cases and death overall for 26 types of cancer in adults over the age of 30 in the United States. These include secondhand smoke exposure, smoking, excessive body weight, high consumption of red meat and processed meat, low consumption of fruits and vegetables, physical inactivity, and alcohol intake.

Utilizing data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the National Cancer Institute (NCI), researchers of experiment detected that an approximate 42 percent of cancer occurrence and 45.1 percent of cancer deaths can be related with such exposures.

Amidst the risk factors cigarette smoking demonstrated to have the most massive coalition with cancer cases at 19 percent and 28.8 percent of cancer deaths. Excess body weight is another factor following smoking and alcohol intake is another major cancer causing habit. Among cancer cases, lung cancer remains on top, accounting for 184,970 cases and 132,960 deaths. Colorectal cancer follows with 76,910 cases and 28,290 deaths. It is the most common cause of death after heart disease and is responsible for one in four deaths in the country.

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