When it comes to cancer, there are no guarantees. It can strike the old and young, active and inactive, slim and overweight. But decades of research have shown that we can take steps to protect ourselves and lower our risk.
That’s AICR’s empowering, evidence-based message.
Learn more about the things that can decrease – or increase – the risk of specific cancers.
Our expert panel reviewed thousands of studies and judged the evidence linking specific cancers to diet, physical activity and body weight.
US cancer rates in an international context.
Learn about the cancer process – how it starts, and how you can help defend against it.
Which foods are attracting the most attention from cancer researchers?
Learn how scientists research diet and cancer.
AICR recommends against relying on supplements for protection. Why?