Carolyn Vachani

Webucation: Cancer Prevention: The Basics

Posted February 16th, 2015

This video reviews the general recommendations for cancer prevention from the American Institute of Cancer Research.


It’s Cancer Prevention Month!

Posted February 3rd, 2015

I’m not big on making New Year’s resolutions. By February I have usually forgotten about them. However, this year I decided that I want to include better foods in my family’s diet. We have been eating more fruits and vegetables, less meat, primarily organic products and less processed foods. And honestly, this is a resolution […]


Justin Brown

Webucation: Physical Activity and Cancer Prevention

Posted February 2nd, 2015

Many people understand that exercise can lower your risk of heart disease, physical activity’s role in cancer prevention gets less time in the headlines.


Daily Cancer Risk Fact: Quitting Drinking

Posted April 19th, 2012

True or false: Cancer risk in heavy alcohol users who quit drinking can return to that of someone who never drank. Join us every day this month for a special project between Philly.com/health and OncoLink.