Cohort profile: The Adventist Health Study-2 (AHS-2).

  title={Cohort profile: The Adventist Health Study-2 (AHS-2).},
  author={Terry Leslie Butler and Gary E Fraser and W Lawrence Beeson and Synn\ove F\onneb\o Knutsen and R Patti Herring and Jacqueline Kin-sang Chan and Joan Sabat{\'e} and Susanne Montgomery and Ella Haddad and Susan Preston-Martin and Hannelore Bennett and Karen Jaceldo-Siegl},
  journal={International journal of epidemiology},
  volume={37 2},
The Adventist Health Study-2 (AHS-2) began in 2002 with the goal of investigating the role of selected foods to change the risk of cancer. AHS-2 is designed to provide more precise and comprehensive results than previous pioneering research among Seventh-day Adventists, a unique health oriented population with diverse dietary habits. The Adventist church, of 24 million adherents worldwide, promotes a healthy lifestyle. Church members are expected to be non-smokers and non-alcohol users, and are… CONTINUE READING
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