Cancer Prevention and Management through Exercise and Weight Control: 1st Edition (e-Book) book cover

Cancer Prevention and Management through Exercise and Weight Control

1st Edition

Edited by Anne McTiernan

CRC Press

608 pages

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�..it is increasingly clear that cancer is also a disease of inertia. In this book, a broadly multidisciplinary group presents the evidence and provides the recommendations. � The antidote to diseases of inertia is movement- let's move!�

John Potter, M.D.,Ph.D., from the Foreword

The American Cancer Society estimates that a third of al

Table of Contents

Research Methods. Physical Activity and Cancer Incidence. Mechanisms Associating Physical Activity with Cancer Incidence. Overweight/Obesity and Cancer Incidence. Mechanisms Associating Obesity with Cancer Incidence. Physical Activity and Cancer Prognosis. Energy Balance and Cancer Prognosis. Implementation.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MED060000
MEDICAL / Nutrition
MED062000
MEDICAL / Oncology
TEC012000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Food Science