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13 More Reasons to Take Care of Yourself

IDC Introduction: IDC believes that healthcare innovation can be leveraged from many sectors of the industry. Our guest contributor in this blog post is from one of our active investment companies in the health and wellness domain. A study published in The New England Journal of Medicine conducted by the International Agency for Research on Cancer has found solid evidence that being overweight or obese increases the risk for at least 13 types of cancer, which account for 42% of all new cancer diagnoses. Obesity has been growing in the US for over 20 years. Presently 1 in 3 Americans are obese. We already know of five cancers that are linked to being overweight or obese: adenocarcinoma of t