Cancer Rates Increasing Among Millennials

The American Cancer Society says obesity related cancers are rapidly increasing for Millennials more than any other generation.

The group says most cancer occurs in older adults, which means if more young people are getting cancer now, as they age, the number of obesity related cancer cases is likely to increase even more.

More than a third of Americans 20 to 39 are obese, and research suggests if obesity trends continue, 57 percent of children in the U-S will be obese by they time they're 35.

There are six cancers associated with obesity.These cancers include multiple myeloma, colorectal, endometrial, gallbladder, kidney and pancreatic.

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