The study found after decreasing since 1974, colon cancer incidence rates increased by 1% to 2% per year from the mid-1980s in adults aged 20 to 39.
Opposing trends in young and older adults over two decades have closed a previously wide gap in disease risk for people in their early 50s, compared to those in their late 50s.
Although no definitive reason for the increased cancer risk for millennials was given, study leader Rebecca Siegel of the American Cancer Societysaid changes in diet, a sedentary lifestyle, being overweight, and low fiber consumption may be causing the rapid increase. For adults 40 to 54, rates increased by.5 percent to one percent per year from the mid-1990s through 2013.
Yet another study has found that colorectal cancer incidence rates are rising among young and middle-aged adults - two age groups that don't now undergo regular screening for the potentially fatal disease.
And while the majority of rectal cancer diagnoses are still in patients over age 55, three in 10 diagnoses are in patients younger than 55. And that's a problem, sincecolon cancer screening is not recommended until age 50. "The proportion of rectal cancer diagnosed in adults younger than age 55 years has doubled in just two decades". Recently though, studies have reported increasing CRC incidence in adults under 50, for whom screening is not recommended for those at average risk. They also advise people to avoid eating a diet that's dominated by processed meats, which some studies have shown could be linked to developing colorectal cancer and other bowel disease.
Alarming news from the American Cancer Society Tuesday, rates of colon and rectal cancers are rising in people in their 40s, 30s and even 20s. If this latest research is any indication, the guidelines for screenings may be subject to change if additional studies also indicate the rate of these cancers are on the rise. "But that's not what we see", she said.
But if these trends continue, it would be wise to do more research to determine what the public health impact would be of starting screening earlier, he added. In adults 40 to 54, rates increased by 0.5 to one per cent per a year from the mid-1990s through 2013.
Siegel said she hopes young adults and their doctors will be more vigilant in recognizing the signs of colorectal cancer.
These increases were occurring even as rates of these same cancers were falling among older adults, due in large part to better cancer screening, the team said.
They rose about three per cent per year from 1974 to 2013 in adults aged 20 to 29 and from 1980 to 2013 in adults aged 30 to 39.
The disease is still far less common in twenty-somethings than in older people, with about 1 case in every 100,000 people, but Ms Siegel said the rising incidence could point to higher rates in the future.
Hanzal, a pending unrestricted free agent, was sought after by a number of contending teams ahead of Wednesday's trade deadline. Ryan White meanwhile has seven goals and six assists in 46 games, along with a team leading 70 penalty minutes.
Of course the day before-the day of the Inauguration-there was violence leveled against Trump supporters. Ginsburg told the BBC she is optimistic about the future and America's ability to change direction.
Israel has denied a visa for a Human Rights Watch researcher while accusing the group of spreading "Palestinian propaganda". It "could be reconsidered if the organisation appeals against the decision to the interior ministry", he said.
Iran's official stock of enriched uranium has fallen by half after large amounts stuck in pipes have been recategorized as unrecoverable under a process agreed with major powers, the United Nations atomic watchdog said Friday.
KBR, Inc. (KBR) have shown a high EPS growth of -7.40% in the last 5 years and has earnings decline of 116.30% yoy. Zacks Investment Research upgraded AMC Networks from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Thursday.
It runs on the latest Android 7.1 Nougat along with Blackberry Hub that brings all the Blackberry features into a single app. The phone also features the security software found on the DTEK phones, and TCL claims that the battery will last all day.
Numerous headstones have been knocked over and broken at a Jewish cemetery in Philadelphia in an apparent act of vandalism. Eric Greitens, the state's first Jewish governor, called the vandalism "cowardly" and "a pitiful act of ugliness".
Pittsburgh Steelers franchise tag Le'Veon Bell
Brown joins Marvin Harrison as the only players in National Football League history with four straight 100-catch seasons. Under the rules of the exclusive rights franchise tender, Bell can not negotiate an offer sheet with another team.
Huawei P10 and Huawei P10 Plus Review: Hands-on
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Defending champion Kyrgios into semifinals in Marseille
Fourth seed Pouille advanced to the tournament decider by defeating another of the local contingent in Richard Gasquet, 7-5, 6-3. I will have to make choices', said Tsonga after the title won in Marseille . "I tried my best, but he was too good".
CDC: 1 in 4 fatal drug overdoses linked to heroin in 2015
On Friday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported that 25% of US drug overdoses in 2015 were related to heroin. Those numbers were higher for non-Hispanic white people, whose overdose rate increased at a seven percent average each year.
Knicks Owner Bans Charles Oakley From Arena
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Royal Bank of Scotland reports £7bn loss for 2016
The bank, which is 72 per cent owned by the taxpayer, has also admitted that it will not return to profit until 2018. He confirmed that he continued to stay in the post until the bank's recovery was complete.
Marine Le Pen refuses to testify in assistants probe
France's 2014 cancelation of a sale of Mistral warships to Moscow over the conflict in Ukraine, she said, was a case in point. However, she is accused of paying her cabinet director, Catherine Griset , more than $320,000 from that pool of funds.
JCPenney announces plans to close more than 100 stores
Net income climbed to $192 million, or 61 cents per share, from a loss of $131 million, or 43 cents per share, a year earlier. Penney Company has announced it will close hundreds of stores and will offer retirement buyouts to thousands of employees.
Margot Robbie's new gig is not what we expected
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Ben Simmons will not play this season
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