A study of more than 54,000 people looked at cancer rates after surgery and found that before surgery obese individual has double the risk of cancer rates than the normal weight individuals. After surgery, the rate went back to the same as normal weight individuals.
Source: Obes Surg, 2014:doi:10,1007
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