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How does a high-fat diet raise colorectal cancer risk?

A new study suggests a molecular explanation for the link between a high-fat diet and colorectal cancer. While the evidence of a link between an unhealthful diet and colorectal cancer is robust, the underlying mechanisms for this association have been unclear.

Parts of Mediterranean diet shown to prevent colorectal cancer

New research singles out a few key elements of the Mediterranean diet that are most important for colorectal health. The benefits of the so-called Mediterranean diet have been hailed in the news over recent years. Now, new research looks closely at