Lifestyle factors that may increase your risk of colorectal cancer include being overweight or obese, being physically inactive, or using tobacco and alcohol. A diet that is high in fat and low in fiber and/or fruit and vegetables may also contribute to an increased risk of colorectal cancer.
- Q What is carcinoid syndrome?
- Q What do I need to know about caring for someone with carcinoid syndrome?
- Q What increases my risk for familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP)?
- Q Does carcinoid syndrome affect children differently than adults?
- Q How is familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP) diagnosed?
- Q What is familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP)?