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September 26, 2006

Aerobic Exercise May Prevent Colon Cancer

A new study has found that regular aerobic exercise can prevent colon polyps that often lead to colon cancer.

The findings support studies linking regular aerobic exercise to lower colon cancer risk, and suggest that exercise may cut this risk by reducing cell proliferation in the colon, the investigators conclude.

Exercise curbs precancerous changes in the colon

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