When you include the American Institute for Cancer Research in your estate plans, you make a major difference in the fight against cancer.

Corporate Champions who partner with the American Institute for Cancer Research stand at the forefront of the fight against cancer

The Annual AICR Research Conference is the most authoritative source for information on diet, obesity, physical activity and cancer.

The Continuous Update Project (CUP) is an ongoing program that analyzes global research on how diet, nutrition and physical activity affect cancer risk and survival.

A major milestone in cancer research, the Third Expert Report analyzes and synthesizes the evidence gathered in CUP reports and serves as a vital resource for anyone interested in preventing cancer.

AICR has pushed research to new heights, and has helped thousands of communities better understand the intersection of lifestyle, nutrition, and cancer.

Read real-life accounts of how AICR is changing lives through cancer prevention and survivorship.

We bring a detailed policy framework to our advocacy efforts, and provide lawmakers with the scientific evidence they need to achieve our objectives.

AICR champions research that increases understanding of the relationship between nutrition, lifestyle, and cancer.

AICR’s resources can help you navigate questions about nutrition and lifestyle, and empower you to advocate for your health.

AICR is committed to putting what we know about cancer prevention into action. To help you live healthier, we’ve taken the latest research and made 10 Cancer Prevention Recommendations.

AICR Recipes

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Try our wide variety of delicious, healthy recipes created with cancer prevention in mind, whether you're a new cook or an experienced chef. We guarantee that all of our recipes have been created under the AICR Recommendations for Cancer Prevention and fits the New American Plate Model.

Containing Cancer fighting foods, our recipes are perfect as part of a well-balanced diet, and they are suitable recipes for cancer patients.

Appetizers

Perfect for a light snack, a dinner-party or as part of a larger meal, our healthy appetizer recipes are a versatile and flavorsome addition to your day.

Entrees

Beverages/Drinks

Packed full of cancer fighting foods, our drinks recipes are perfect for boosting your nutrient intake. Perfect for preventing cancer and cancer patients.

Salads

Vegetarian

Eating healthy vegetarian recipes is a great way to reduce your intake of foods that are best to avoid such as red meat or processed meat. Try our vibrant veggie recipes for a nutrient rich, delicious meal.

Whole Grains/Pasta/Rice

A healthy meal follows the New American Plate 2/3-1/3 model. The New American Plate is AICRs plate visual to help lower your risk for cancer and other chronic disease and manage your weight. The focus of the New American Plate is that 2/3 (or more) of your plate includes vegetables, fruits whole grains or beans and 1/3 (or less) of your plate comes from animal protein.

Use some of our healthy recipes as part, or all, of your meal. Each recipe is specifically crafted to support cancer prevention and survival and follows AICR’s cancer prevention recommendations.

There is no one food that can protect you from cancer by itself. However, research has shown that certain food types contain vitamins, minerals and phytochemicals that, when eaten together, can help to prevent cancer. Eating and drinking a wide variety of these cancer fighting foods can lower your risk of developing many cancers.

A variety of fruits, vegetables, nuts and pulses possess these anti-cancer effects and have been included in our recipes to help you to lower your risk for many cancers.

Foods that Fight Cancer

Cancer treatment often comes with some unwelcomed side effects such as weight loss, fatigue or nausea. Whether your symptoms are directly or indirectly related to food, what you eat can have a huge impact on how you feel and could make your treatment more bearable.

Our healthy recipes are perfect for cancer patients as they are high in fruits, vegetables, whole grains and beans: all foods bursting with vital fiber, vitamins, minerals and phytochemicals to help you in your fight against cancer.

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