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Is it possible that sugar consumption is the cause of the high rate of cancer in western civilization?

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Dr. Edward Gold
Internal Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: No

High carbohydrate intake is a cause of the obesity epidemic in the US.

In brief: No

High carbohydrate intake is a cause of the obesity epidemic in the US.
Dr. Edward Gold
Dr. Edward Gold
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Dr. Michio Abe
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Obesity is a risk!

Obesity is associated with many cancers including breast, uterine (endometrial) and colon cancer.
So maybe there is an idirect link between eating too much sugar and cancer.

In brief: Obesity is a risk!

Obesity is associated with many cancers including breast, uterine (endometrial) and colon cancer.
So maybe there is an idirect link between eating too much sugar and cancer.
Dr. Michio Abe
Dr. Michio Abe
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Dr. James Cunnar
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Yes, it's possible.
Western diet is very high in carbohydrates compared to other cultures. There are likely many causes of higher cancer rates, not just higher carbohydrate diets.

In brief: Yes

Yes, it's possible.
Western diet is very high in carbohydrates compared to other cultures. There are likely many causes of higher cancer rates, not just higher carbohydrate diets.
Dr. James Cunnar
Dr. James Cunnar
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