Waist size at age 21 y strongly predicts AN risk

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Takeaway

  • BMI and waist circumference (WC) at age 21 y significantly predicted the risk for advanced colorectal neoplasia (AN) later in life.
  • WC is a better predictor of AN risk than BMI.

Why this matters

  • Studies suggest that WC is a better predictor of colorectal cancer risk than B...