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Cutting Your Cancer Risk


Picture yourself in a room of 20 people. Of these 20 people, one will develop colorectal cancer in his/her lifetime. “Colon cancer is among the most common cancers diagnosed in this country, with more than 100,000 new cases each year,” said Dr. Murali Murty of Arizona Center for Cancer Care in Scottsdale. “What’s more, it… Read More →

Don’t (Meno)Pause Your Workout: Stay Active To Prevent Cancer

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by in Prevention | Shape

So, jumping on that treadmill or going for a run with the dog can help prevent cancer? It’s true! In fact, according to the study published in Cancer, women who were active in their childbearing years and those who began a workout routine in their menopausal years both reported lower rates of breast cancer than… Read More →