Crown Princess Victoria (left) and Ursula Tingelin, head of the Swedish Cancer Society

Can Background Affect What Cancer You Might Get?

With the pink ribbon breast cancer awareness campaigns about to come to an end, October has been a month all over the world when the public eye has focused on the subject of cancer.

According to research, your genetic background and where you come from could influence what type of cancers you are most likely to get. Researchers have been looking into, among other things, Swedes that settled in the USA and brought into the new country, dreams, hopes and possessions, as well as their genetic profile.

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