Being overweight TRIPLES your risk of womb cancer: How much do you know about the fourth most common cancer affecting women in the UK?

The effects of womb cancer can be devastating, particularly for young women.

Standard treatment involves removing the womb, leaving sufferers unable to become pregnant.

Yet, simply maintaining a healthy weight could go a long way in cutting a woman’s risk of developing the disease.

Being overweight triples a woman’s risk of getting the cancer, while obesity raises the risk by six times.

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