Sugar Fuels Cancer

Previous studies have suggested that tumours thrive off sugar, using it as energy to mutate and spread across the body.

Now scientists have shown one type of cancer – which can be found in the lungs, head and neck, oesophagus and cervix – has more of a sweet tooth than others.

Squamous cell carcinoma (SqCC) was more dependent on sugar to grow, University of Texas at Dallas experts found.

Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-4544382/Sugar-fuelling-various-forms-cancer.html

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