Quick access to main page (top) Direct access to main contents Quick access to main page (bottom)

New Study Links Diet to Lung Cancer Risk: What You Need to Know

Daniel Kim Views  

A new study reveals a correlation between diets and cancer risks.

The Journal of Nutrition, Health, and Aging published a study that suggests that a low-fat diet can reduce the risk of lung cancer in smokers.

Through past studies, it was found that visceral fat secretes chronic inflammatory substances like adipokines, increasing the cancer risk. Nonetheless, experts agree that research on the correlation between diet and cancer remains insufficient.

The researchers primarily focused on lung cancer. They emphasized that while the association between smoking and lung cancer is well-established, the correlation between diet and lung cancer has relatively been overlooked.

Chinese researchers analyzed data from 98,000 participants in cancer studies conducted in the United States. The participants were recruited from November 1993 through July 2001, and the data related to the study were collected from 2009 to 2018.

The researchers studied the amount of food consumed by the participants such as calories, fruits, vegetables, meat, and dairy products through dietary questionnaires. They also collected the participants’ medical history. The racial proportion of the cohort was predominantly white at 47.96%, and they were mostly male.

The study results showed a distinctive inverse, linear correlation between a low-fat diet and lung cancer risk in a dose-dependent manner. This was particularly evident in smokers, and a high-fat diet increased the risk of small-cell lung cancer.

The findings also aligned with a British study revealing a link between a red and processed meats diet and a risk of developing lung cancer.

Daniel Kim
content@viewusglobal.com

Comments0

300

Comments0

[LIFESTYLE] Latest Stories

  • North Korea's Cabinet Newspaper Warns: Avoid These Foods on an Empty Stomach
  • Here's Why You Can't Recognize Your High School Skinny Friend Anymore
  • Mix, Bake, Love: Coffee Pound Cake for Beginners
  • Home-Cooked vs. Restaurant Meals: What's Healthier?
  • Gut Check: Western Diet's Shocking Impact on Intestinal Health
  • YouTuber's Journey from 154 to 110 Pounds Leaves Viewers Stunned

Weekly Best Articles

  • Transgender Swimmer’s Olympic Dreams Dashed by Recent Ruling
  • From K-Pop to Mainstream: How ‘K-Hearts’ Became the Latest Craze Among Gen Z in the U.S.
  • He Said, She Said: Elon Musk and SpaceX Hit with Harassment Lawsuit by Former Employees
  • Hungary Condemns EU Tariff Proposal on China
  • National Zoo of North Korea Welcomes a Baby Boom: Over 200 Newborns This Year!
  • Lionel Messi Hints at Retirement in Latest Interview
  • Did You See That? Fake Video of Trump Dissin’ Japanese PM Is Blowing Up
  • YouTube Finally Tests THIS Function for Shorts: What You Need to Know!
  • North Korea’s Cabinet Newspaper Warns: Avoid These Foods on an Empty Stomach
  • US Electric Vehicle Buyers Score Big: $1 Billion Saved Thanks to New Tax Credits
  • Fisker Faces Recall Crisis: 18,000+ Electric Vehicles Across North America and Europe Pulled for Safety Fixes
  • FedEx to Eliminate Up to 2,000 Jobs in Europe

You May Also Like

  • 1
    Could New U.S. Restrictions Cripple China's Tech Ambitions?

    BUSINESS 

  • 2
    Anticipating NVIDIA's Next Big Leap: The $5 Trillion Market Cap

    BUSINESS 

  • 3
    Starbucks' Price Hike Backfires, Driving Away Even Its Most Devoted Fans

    DEBATE 

  • 4
    Volvo FH16 Introduces All-New D17 Engine Technology: More Power, Less Fuel

    BUSINESS 

  • 5
    U.S. Lawmakers Demand Sanctions on Chinese Battery Giants Over Forced Labor Claims

    BUSINESS 

Popular Now

  • 1
    UAE Backs US Restrictions on Semiconductors Exports To China

    BUSINESS 

  • 2
    LE SSERAFIM Dominates Billboard Charts for 16 Weeks!

    ENTERTAINMENT 

  • 3
    Zico's 'SPOT!' Hits the Billboard Charts Again: A Six-Week Streak to Remember!

    ENTERTAINMENT 

  • 4
    Welcome Back to Civilian Life! BTS Jin Discharged After 18 Months in the Army

    ENTERTAINMENT 

  • 5
    Celebrations Erupt as BTS' Jin Marches into Civilian Life!

    ENTERTAINMENT 

Weekly Best Articles

  • Transgender Swimmer’s Olympic Dreams Dashed by Recent Ruling
  • From K-Pop to Mainstream: How ‘K-Hearts’ Became the Latest Craze Among Gen Z in the U.S.
  • He Said, She Said: Elon Musk and SpaceX Hit with Harassment Lawsuit by Former Employees
  • Hungary Condemns EU Tariff Proposal on China
  • National Zoo of North Korea Welcomes a Baby Boom: Over 200 Newborns This Year!
  • Lionel Messi Hints at Retirement in Latest Interview
  • Did You See That? Fake Video of Trump Dissin’ Japanese PM Is Blowing Up
  • YouTube Finally Tests THIS Function for Shorts: What You Need to Know!
  • North Korea’s Cabinet Newspaper Warns: Avoid These Foods on an Empty Stomach
  • US Electric Vehicle Buyers Score Big: $1 Billion Saved Thanks to New Tax Credits
  • Fisker Faces Recall Crisis: 18,000+ Electric Vehicles Across North America and Europe Pulled for Safety Fixes
  • FedEx to Eliminate Up to 2,000 Jobs in Europe

Must-Reads

  • 1
    Could New U.S. Restrictions Cripple China's Tech Ambitions?

    BUSINESS 

  • 2
    Anticipating NVIDIA's Next Big Leap: The $5 Trillion Market Cap

    BUSINESS 

  • 3
    Starbucks' Price Hike Backfires, Driving Away Even Its Most Devoted Fans

    DEBATE 

  • 4
    Volvo FH16 Introduces All-New D17 Engine Technology: More Power, Less Fuel

    BUSINESS 

  • 5
    U.S. Lawmakers Demand Sanctions on Chinese Battery Giants Over Forced Labor Claims

    BUSINESS 

Popular Now

  • 1
    UAE Backs US Restrictions on Semiconductors Exports To China

    BUSINESS 

  • 2
    LE SSERAFIM Dominates Billboard Charts for 16 Weeks!

    ENTERTAINMENT 

  • 3
    Zico's 'SPOT!' Hits the Billboard Charts Again: A Six-Week Streak to Remember!

    ENTERTAINMENT 

  • 4
    Welcome Back to Civilian Life! BTS Jin Discharged After 18 Months in the Army

    ENTERTAINMENT 

  • 5
    Celebrations Erupt as BTS' Jin Marches into Civilian Life!

    ENTERTAINMENT 

Share it on...