Why taller women are a third more likely to be diagnosed with cancer

Why taller women are a third more likely to be diagnosed with cancer

Why taller women are a third more likely to be diagnosed with cancer

12:54 AM on 21st July 2011

Higher risk: Research has found that being taller increases levels of hormones that trigger tumours, with the risk going up by 16 per cent for every four inches of height

Higher risk: Research has found that being taller increases levels of hormones that trigger tumours, with the risk going up by 16 per cent for every four inches of height

PROSTATE CASES HAVE RISEN 10 PER CENT IN A YEAR