Our research shows that a waistline over 100cm for men and 85cm for women significantly increases the risk of some cancers.
Besides increased cancer risk, being overweight or obese also leads to decreased life expectancy and reduced quality of life as a result of cardiovascular disease, type 2 diabetes, sleep apnoea, osteoarthritis, psychological disorders and social problems.
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Cancer risks vary with different waistline sizes.
Programs targeting childhood obesity.