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2012-01-11 14:05:17

Updated guidelines on nutrition and physical activity for cancer prevention from the American Cancer Society stress the importance of creating social and physical environments that support healthy behaviors.

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2011-05-23 15:00:00

World Cancer Research Fund advises people to limit their consumption of beef, pork and lamb, as well as avoid processed meat.

2009-02-26 05:00:00

Comprehensive, Evidence-Based Recommendations for All Levels of Society WASHINGTON, Feb.

2008-08-07 18:01:54

WASHINGTON, Aug. 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Institute for Cancer Research finds itself and its landmark expert report, Food, Nutrition, Physical Activity, and the Prevention of Cancer: A Global Perspective, caught in the middle of a furious PR battle between two interest groups.

2008-07-28 21:00:33

Moderation can keep the barbecue from becoming a pit of unhealthy eating and drinking, U.S. cancer experts advise. Staff members at The Cancer Institute of New Jersey say nutrition can play a part in the treatment as well as the prevention of cancer.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.