The human digestive system is more vulnerable today to gastrointestinal cancers than ever. Photo: Alamy The human digestive system is more vulnerable today to gastrointestinal cancers than ever. Photo: Alamy
The human digestive system is more vulnerable today to gastrointestinal cancers than ever. Photo: Alamy

Gastrointestinal cancers: lifestyle changes to lower risk factors you can make – it’s World Digestive Health Day

  • Colorectal cancer, liver cancer and stomach cancer kill thousands of people a year in Hong Kong, and many more worldwide, but for most of us are avoidable
  • Your weight, exercise, diet, alcohol use, and whether you smoke affect your chances of getting such cancers; eat more fruit and vegetables and less red meat

Topic |   Cancer
The human digestive system is more vulnerable today to gastrointestinal cancers than ever. Photo: Alamy The human digestive system is more vulnerable today to gastrointestinal cancers than ever. Photo: Alamy
The human digestive system is more vulnerable today to gastrointestinal cancers than ever. Photo: Alamy
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