Are strict vegetarians protected against prostate cancer

  title={Are strict vegetarians protected against prostate cancer},
  author={Yessenia Tantamango-Bartley and Synnove F Knutsen and Raymond Knutsen and Bjarne K Jacobsen and Jing Fan and W Lawrence Beeson and Joan Sabat{\'e} and David A. Hadley and Karen Jaceldo-Siegl and Jason Penniecook and Patricia Herring and Terry Leslie Butler and Hanni Bennett and Gary Fraser},
  journal={The American journal of clinical nutrition},
  volume={103 1},
BACKGROUND According to the American Cancer Society, prostate cancer accounts for ∼27% of all incident cancer cases among men and is the second most common (noncutaneous) cancer among men. The relation between diet and prostate cancer is still unclear. Because people do not consume individual foods but rather foods in combination, the assessment of dietary patterns may offer valuable information when determining associations between diet and prostate cancer risk. OBJECTIVE This study aimed to… CONTINUE READING

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