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Issue 37 | August 2009
Icon: Diet Research on Your Plate
Reach for the Reds
Tomatoes and watermelon are in season, refreshing and packed with cancer-fighting lycopene.

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Icon: Physical Activity Moving More
Stay Cool, Be Strong
Weights Apple Tapemeasure
Don’t let the dog days of summer dampen your cancer-fighting physical activity. Keep up your strength with a plan to work those muscles inside, where it’s cooler.

Icon: Diet Spotlight On ….
Summer Treats Got You Beat?
sun in red sky
We cut through the confusion and hype to rate the top frozen treats of summer. Find your favorite indulgence and see how it stacks up.

  From AICR's test kitchen
Icon: DietWatermelon and Tomato Salad
Watermelon Tomato Salad
This salad combines cool, sweet melon, tart tomatoes and peppery, pungent watercress.

August Quiz:
What's Your Guess?

What is the only state in which the rate of adult obesity is less than 20%?

a. Colorado
b. Washington
c. California
d. Maine


AICR Logo Today the American Institute for Cancer Research:
- Funds research on the relationship of nutrition, physical activity and weight management to cancer risk;
- Interprets the accumulated scientific literature in the field; and
- Educates people about choices they can make to reduce their chances of developing cancer.

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