Lifestyle Changes Could Prevent 50% of Common Cancers

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Not really news, but confirmation from the World Cancer Conference of the importance of lifestyle to cancer prevention. Quote:

He (Graham Colditz) added that 30 years ago, “epidemiologists were already showing that tobacco, alcohol, and diet — which in their definition was the sum of dietary intake, lack of physical activity, and obesity — accounted for more than half of all cancer. We can’t expect these changes in outcome to occur overnight, but they could bring huge benefits to society,” he explained.

Lifestyle Changes Could Prevent 50% of Common Cancers.

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