Study: Finger length can show cancer risks

December 28, 2010 9:40:58 AM PST
A new study finds that men whose index finger is longer than their ring finger have a lower risk of developing prostate cancer.

The report in the British Journal of Cancer concluded that men with longer index fingers overall were 33 percent less likely to come down with prostate cancer.

Men under the age of 60 were 87 percent less likely develop the disease.