Preventing half of cancer

AICR estimates that close to one-third of the most common cancers in the US could be prevented if Americans moved more, weighed less and ate more healthfully. That’s about 340,000 cancers every year that never have to happen.

Add in not smoking and avoiding sun damage, and that figure climbs even higher – nearly half of US cancers could be prevented by changing our everyday habits.

How Much – and What Kind – of Cancers are Preventable?

prevent nearly 50% of cancers