Diabetes and Cancer

Diabetes and cancer are prevalent diseases with high impact on health worldwide. Epidemiologic witness suggests that people with diabetes are at significantly higher risk for many forms of cancer. Type 2 diabetes and cancer share several risk factors, but possible biologic links between the two diseases are incompletely understood. Moreover, witness from observational studies suggests that some medications used to treat hyperglycemia are correlated with either increased or reduced risk of cancer.

  • Track 1-1 Breast cancer
  • Track 2-2 Blood cancers (non-Hodgkins lymphoma)
  • Track 3-3 Stomach cancer
  • Track 4-4 Cervical cancer
  • Track 5-5 Hyperglycemia and cancer
  • Track 6-6 Women at higher risk than men
  • Track 7-7 Diabetes and Pancreatic Cancer
  • Track 8-8 Liver cancer
  • Track 9-9 Endometrial cancer (also known as womb cancer)
  • Track 10-10 Colorectal cancer
  • Track 11-11 Bladder cancer

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