What can I do to avoid small intestine cancer?

Diana Meeks
Diana Meeks on behalf of Sigma Nursing
Family Practitioner

The best way to avoid small intestine cancer is to eliminate risk factors from your life. Unfortunately, many risk factors, such as your age, sex, and genetic diseases, are out of your control. However, eating a diet high in fiber and low in fat, as well as not using tobacco and reducing alcohol consumption, may help to lower your risk of small intestine cancer.

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