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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.

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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.

February 2, 2017 | 1 minute read

Winter Beverages for Cancer Prevention

Healthy choices shouldn’t be limited to what’s on your plate. Your cup can also be a source of nutrients (or excess calories).

According to estimates from the CDC, over half of Americans drink a sugary beverage on a given a day. These drinks are a leading source of added sugars, usually contain no nutrients and can contribute to weight gain, type-2 diabetes, heart disease and other chronic conditions. They also indirectly contribute to a higher risk for certain cancers.

Instead of reaching for a sugary coffee drink or hot toddy with alcohol, try a cup of some of these healthy cancer-fighting beverages.

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