Daily Cancer Risk Fact: Exercise


cancer risk & exercise12. Exercise

True or false: Exercising regularly can help my heart health, but does not reduce cancer risk.

False. Studies have found that exercise can reduce the risk of cancers of the breast, colon, prostate and endometrium (uterus).

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