Cancer

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DHHS. NIH. National Cancer Institute.

Offers free, credible, comprehensive online information about cancer prevention, diagnosis, treatment, statistics, research, clinical trials, and news, as well as links to other NCI Web sites. Nutrition Fact Sheets include:


Lifestyle and Preventing Cancer

DHHS. NIH. National Cancer Institute.

Offers links to fact sheets and additional resources on food, nutrition, and cancer prevention.


Cancer Prevention and Control

DHHS. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Leader in nationwide cancer prevention and control, working with national organizations, state health agencies and other key groups to develop, implement, and promote effective cancer prevention and control practices.


Nutrition in Cancer Care (PDQ)

DHHS. NIH. National Cancer Institute.

Cancer and its treatments may cause nutrition-related side effects. Find information, suggstions and resources to help. Also in Spanish.


Eating Hints: Before, During, and After Cancer Treatment

DHHS. NIH. National Cancer Institute.

Also in PDF |6.6 MB or order a free copy.


Obesity and Cancer: Questions and Answers

DHHS. NIH. National Cancer Institute.

Fact sheet addressing the relation ship between obesity and risk for various cancers.


Artificial Sweeteners and Cancer: Questions and Answers

DHHS. NIH. National Cancer Institute.

Information about artificial sweeteners, their regulation, and relationship to cancer.


American Institute for Cancer Research (AICR) MedlinePlus: Cancer

DHHS. NIH. National Library of Medicine.

Provides links to the latest news and research on cancer, including those nutrition-related. Also in Spanish.


MedlinePlus: Living with Cancer

DHHS. NIH. National Library of Medicine.

Provides links to the news, research, and help for living with cancer, including nutrition-related. Also in Spanish.


MedlinePlus: Cancer Alternative Therapies

DHHS. NIH. National Library of Medicine.

Provides links to the latest news and research on alternative cancer therapies, including those nutrition-related. Also in Spanish.


Thinking About Complementary and Alternative Medicine: A Guide for People With Cancer

DHHS. NIH. National Cancer Institute.

Questions and answers related to complementary and alternative medicine and cancer.


Routine Vitamin Supplementation to Prevent Cancer and Cardiovascular Disease

DHHS. AHRQ. US Preventive Services Task Force.

Fact sheet presents evidence for recommendations for or against the use of supplements in cancer and cardiovascular disease.