June 20, 2018 | Issue 242
Recently released cancer prevention report along with 10 new cancer prevention recommendations is the most comprehensive analysis of the research on diet, nutrition, physical activity and cancer prevention.
June is Cancer Survivors Month! Dr. Clinton, an AICR/WCRF expert panel member, explains the importance of prevention research to those under cancer treatment and to survivors.
Angela Hummel, a specialist in oncology nutrition and a consulting dietitian for AICR, discusses how the recently released report is helping her provide the most updated advice on diet and cancer prevention to patients.
Research linking obesity to breast cancer survival is in its early stages, but a recently published study offers important insights into how body composition – beyond obesity and BMI – is an important factor in survivorship.