Prevalence of Modifiable Cancer Risk Factors Among U.S. Adults Aged 18–44 Years

@inproceedings{White2017PrevalenceOM,
  title={Prevalence of Modifiable Cancer Risk Factors Among U.S. Adults Aged 18–44 Years},
  author={Mary C White and Meredith L Shoemaker and Sohyun Park and Linda J. Neff and Susan A. Carlson and David R Brown and Dafna Kanny},
  booktitle={American journal of preventive medicine},
  year={2017}
}
INTRODUCTION Carcinogen exposure and unhealthy habits acquired in young adulthood can set the stage for the development of cancer at older ages. This study measured the current prevalence of several cancer risk factors among young adults to assess opportunities to intervene to change the prevalence of these risk factors and potentially reduce cancer incidence. METHODS Using 2015 National Health Interview Survey data (analyzed in 2016), the prevalence of potential cancer risk factors was… CONTINUE READING
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