Midlife fitness may lower risk of some cancers later

March 26, 2015 4:52 PM

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(Reuters Health) - Men who are more fit in middle-age are less likely to be diagnosed with lung or colorectal cancers years later, according to a new long-term study.

Fitter men were also much less likely to die if they were diagnosed with cancer later in life, compared to less fit men, the authors found.

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