Taller people have a greater risk of cancer because they are bigger and so have more cells in their bodies in which dangerous mutations can occur, new research has suggested. File photo: Shutterstock

Tall people at greater risk of cancer because they have more cells, study suggests

  • Report suggests link between height and cancer risk could simply be because there are more cells for something to go wrong in
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Taller people have a greater risk of cancer because they are bigger and so have more cells in their bodies in which dangerous mutations can occur, new research has suggested. File photo: Shutterstock
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