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What environmental factors make getting colon cancer more or less likely?

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Dr. Eric Kaplan
Surgery - Colorectal
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In brief: Diet and personal

Obesity, smoking, heavy alcohol use, diets high in red meat and low in fiber are some of the environmental factors.

In brief: Diet and personal

Obesity, smoking, heavy alcohol use, diets high in red meat and low in fiber are some of the environmental factors.
Dr. Eric Kaplan
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Dr. David Fertel
Surgery - Vascular

In brief: Dietary

A diet rich in red meats is believed to increase the incidence of colon cancer.

In brief: Dietary

A diet rich in red meats is believed to increase the incidence of colon cancer.
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