Adherence to WCRF/AICR cancer prevention recommendations and risk of postmenopausal breast cancer.

@article{Hastert2013AdherenceTW,
  title={Adherence to WCRF/AICR cancer prevention recommendations and risk of postmenopausal breast cancer.},
  author={Theresa A Hastert and Shirley A. A. Beresford and Ruth E Patterson and Alan Kristal and Emily White},
  journal={Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology},
  year={2013},
  volume={22 9},
  pages={1498-508}
}
BACKGROUND In 2007, the World Cancer Research Fund (WCRF) and the American Institute for Cancer Research (AICR) released eight recommendations related to body fatness, physical activity, and diet aimed at preventing the most common cancers worldwide. However, limited information exists on the association between meeting these recommendations and risks of specific cancers, including breast cancer. METHODS We operationalized six recommendations (related to body fatness, physical activity, foods… CONTINUE READING

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