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According to recently released global cancer burden statistics, an estimated 18.1 new cancer cases and 9.6 million deaths from cancer were expected in 2018. Cancer is a leading...

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Understanding Mixed Messaging on Diet and Cancer

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We continue to be inundated with conflicting messages on diet and nutrition. March is National Nutrition Month. Here is Karen Collins, AICR’s Nutrition Advisor, explaining the...

4 Reasons Eating Garlic is Good for Cancer Prevention

4 Reasons Eating Garlic is Good for Cancer Prevention

If you love the pungent flavor and scent of garlic, you are on trend. Cultures have long used garlic both for cooking and medicine. Here in the US, garlic popularity has soared...

How to choose a good health app

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Ketogenic Diet and Cancer Treatment, What Patients Should Know

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The ketogenic diet is a hot topic these days, with news stories and multiple health claims spurring interest in this extremely high-fat and low-carb diet plan. One major area of...

Diet soda and cancer: What you should know

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Fight CRC and Cancer Research Institute Award $400,000 to Support Cutting-Edge Immunotherapy Researc

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Physical Activity Made Easier with Peer Support

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Research shows that physical activity offers plenty of benefits for long-term health and plays an important role in both cancer prevention and healthy survivorship. For reducing...

RFA-CA-18-029: Cancer Prevention Clinical Trials Network (CP-CTNet): CP-CTNet Sites (UG1 Clinical Trial Required)

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Women: Breast implants and cancer risk

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Few US Adults Meet Physical Activity Guidelines for Health, Cancer Prevention

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A new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) finds that only about 23% of US adults meet federal recommendations for aerobic and muscle-strengthening...