Exercise, Body Weight and Cancer

Exercise, Body Weight and Cancer

Articles about how exercise and body weight effect your cancer risk.


The "Prevention Triangle": Exercise, Weight Control & Healthy Diet

As you can imagine, healthy weight, physical activity and a good diet are inter-related and one can often lead to another. This trio is a sort of “triangle” of cancer prevention and is thought to be the second most important cancer prevention strategy — after not smoking.

Body Weight and Cancer Risk

Being overweight or obese increases the risk of developing cancers of the breast (postmenopausal women), colon, rectum, endometrium, esophagus and kidney. Learn more about this modifiable risk factor.

Blogs

The Role of Exercise in Breast Cancer Recovery
by The 4Wholeness Team
May 28, 2015

So You Want to Start Exercising?
by Carolyn Vachani, MSN, RN, AOCN
December 9, 2014

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