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Cost effectiveness of cancer prevention interventions

Written by Angelica Leon on Monday, July 18, 2016

Considerable evidence has shown that cancer prevention interventions have many direct benefits, such as reducing the incidence of disease and increasing the quality of life.

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Global tobacco use and cancer prevention

Written by Molly Sweeney Magee on Friday, June 3, 2016
As we have seen in earlier posts in this blog series written by five graduate trainees at the School of Population and Public Health’s Centre of Excellence in Cancer Prevention, lifestyle c
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Are we active enough? Global physical activity rates and cancer prevention.

Written by Ace Chan on Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Good lifestyle choices such as healthy eating, maintaining a recommended body weight, and being active can decrease your risk of cancer and other chronic diseases.

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Can nutrition policy help prevent the obesity epidemic?

Written by Narsis Afghari on Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Obesity, or excess body fat, is a major risk factor for many chronic diseases, such as diabetes, cardiovascular diseases, and some cancers.

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Global obesity: An emerging cancer threat

Written by Narsis Afghari on Monday, April 11, 2016

Obesity is a condition in which the individual has excess body fat that may have adverse health effects. It is one of the most important worldwide health issues today. The prevalence of obesity is increasing in both developed and developing countries.

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International comparison of cancer prevention-related statistics in 5 countries: Ireland, Iran, Mexico, Canada, Pakistan

Written by Bushra Mahmood on Wednesday, March 9, 2016

According to the World Health Organization’s (WHO) International Research Agency for Cancer, there were 14.1 million new cancer cases, 8.2 million cancer deaths, and 32.6 million p

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