Americans could prevent roughly half of all cancer deaths by doing these four things

May 20, 2016 10:01 AM

16 0

Roughly half of cancer deaths in the United States could be prevented or forestalled if all Americans quit smoking, cut back on drinking, maintained a healthful weight and got at least 150 minutes of exercise each week.

These same measures would also reduce the number of new cancer diagnoses by 40% to 70%, according to a new report.

Also read: Americans Agree Obamacare Needs a Fix. The Question Is: How Much of One?

Read more

To category page

Loading...