Colon Cancer Topic:
Colon Cancer: Highly Preventable, But How?
The slogan for colon cancer is “Preventable, Treatable, Beatable”. The latest landmark international report on diet and cancer (from AICR/WCRF, released November 2007) concluded that “food and nutrition have a highly important role in the prevention and causation of cancers of the colon and rectum….” More diet and lifestyle choices were identified as significant influences on colorectal cancer than for any other cancer. In this program we’ll look at what those choices are and how they can be realistically put into practice.