American Cancer Society: Diet and Physical Activity: What's the Cancer Connection?
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American Cancer Society: Diet and Physical Activity: What's the Cancer Connection?

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Daily habits like diet and exercise greatly affect the risk for cancer. Research has shown that poor diet and not being active are two key factors that can increase a person's cancer risk. Except for quitting smoking, some of the most important things you can do to help reduce your cancer risk are: get to and stay at a healthy weight; be physically active on a regular basis; and make healthy food choices. Each year, about 570,000 Americans die of cancer; fully one-third of these deaths are... More
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Date Added to MERLOT: January 18, 2011
Date Modified in MERLOT: April 03, 2011
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Keywords: physical activitiy, weight control, cancer prevention

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