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 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.

Whether you are a healthcare provider, a researcher, or just someone who wants to learn more about cancer prevention, we’re here to help.

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.

April 7, 2011 | 1 minute read

Green Thumbs and Green Transportation for Cancer Prevention

This month’s eNews offers ideas for a variety of activities in the yard, in the kitchen and on the road to help you get moving and jazz up your diet.

Plant a seed.

If you’ve ever thought you might like to try growing a few herbs or salad greens, this article can help you get started. Visit some community gardens or just go to the garden store for inspiration and perhaps even more advice.

Then Dress it up.

Make your own salad dressing and add pizzazz to your fresh greens. The Cucumber, Feta Cheese and Dill Dressing was a big hit at the AICR Test Kitchen tasting.

Go for a Spin.

In our Coach’s Corner article, a triathlon coach answers questions about bicycling, safety and how to “get back on the bike.” If there are two adventuresome people in your home wanting to get started, how about a tandem bicycle?

Let us know how your garden is growing and if you’ve tried “getting back on the bike.”

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