MS Patients at Increased Risk of Cancer, Perhaps Because of Lifestyle

MS Patients at Increased Risk of Cancer, Perhaps Because of Lifestyle

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MS Patients at Increased Risk of Cancer, Perhaps Because of Lifestyle

People with multiple sclerosis (MS) are at greater risk of developing cancer than the general population, according to a French study involving over 100,000 patients. This increased risk was particularly apparent for prostate, breast, colorectal, and anal cancers, as well as cancers of the trachea, bronchus, and lung. But the researchers suggest that lifestyle choices may be the major contributor to that greater risk. The study, “Incidence and risk of cancer among Multiple Sclerosis patients:…

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