So far, research hasn’t given a clear answer to whether specific types of fat increase cancer risk. But eating lots of foods that are high in fat means you are more likely to put on weight. Research shows that being overweight increases your risk of cancer, so try to eat these foods less often.
Taking action against all cancers
The latest Canadian Cancer Statistics report found that of all newly diagnosed cancers in 2017, half are expected to be lung, colorectal, breast and prostate cancers. Learn what you can do to reduce the burden of cancer.