Nutritional advice to breast cancer survivors

  title={Nutritional advice to breast cancer survivors},
  author={Patrizia Pasanisi and Anna Villarini and Eleonora Bruno and Milena Raimondi and Giuliana Gargano and Franco Berrino},
  journal={Supportive Care in Cancer},
Breast cancer (BC) survivors are constantly increasing, and research investment for the identification of modifiable factors associated with BC recurrences is increasing too. The Western lifestyle, characterized by low levels of physical activity and a diet rich in refined carbohydrates, animal fats, and protein, is associated with high prevalence of metabolic syndrome, insulin resistance, and high serum levels of sex hormones and growth factors. The present work summarizes the association… CONTINUE READING


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