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Outcomes of a Dietary Intervention to Reduce Bladder Cancer Recurrence and Progression in Survivors of Non–Muscle-Invasive Bladder Cancer

Karen H. Kim Yeary, Han Yu, Margaret Gates Kuliszewski, Qiang Li, Susan E. McCann, Rachel Pratt, Frances G. Saad-Harfouche, Zinian Wang, Nikia Clark, Chong Wang, Elizabeth DiCarlo, and Li Tang

, with most (>85%) conducted in women and focusing on breast cancer. 27 – 29 These interventions have reported modest to moderate increases in diet quality and fruit and vegetable intake but no significant changes in cancer outcomes. 27 – 29 A recent

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EPR23-087: Perceived Risk and Uptake of Healthy Lifestyle Behaviors for Breast Cancer Prevention Among High-Risk Women

Rachel Mason, Siri Tummala, Anand Singh, Tasleem J. Padamsee, and Rachel Meadows

aimed to assess BC risk perception, belief that BC risk can be lowered, and lifestyle behaviors (ie, weight management, diet, physical activity, alcohol use, and smoking) among a community-based sample of U.S. women with elevated BC risk. Methods: Non

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YIA22-007: Adaptive Nutrition and Exercise Weight loss (A-NEW) Study for Breast Cancer Survivors With Overweight or Obesity

Jennifer Yeong-shin Sheng, Amanda Montanari, Faith Too, Marianna Zahurak, Gary L Rosner, Kimberly A Gudzune, Janelle W Coughlin, and Vered Stearns

, with a body mass index (BMI) ≥27 kg/m 2 were enrolled on a 6-month BWL consisting of remote coaching, online curriculum and tracking of diet, activity and weight. Participants completed demographic surveys and were weighed in clinic at baseline and 2

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Letter to the Editor: Differentiating Between Intentional Versus Unintentional Weight Loss

Leah Puklin, Melinda L. Irwin, Tara Sanft, and Leah M. Ferrucci

obscures their conclusion. Weight loss after diagnosis among patients with breast cancer, induced by healthy diet and exercise, has favorably impacted treatment-related adverse effects, quality of life, body composition measures, and serum inflammatory and

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Paying Less for High-Value Care—Are You Kidding Me?

Margaret Tempero

rates of colorectal cancer is one of the greatest success stories in modern medicine. Of course, like anything, the interventions are probably multifactorial, and colonoscopy can't take all the credit. Primary prevention through diet, exercise, and

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Physical Activity is Medicine

Alfredo Carrato

desire to be more active and would like help and guidance from their doctor. The American Cancer Society recommends that individuals maintain healthy behaviors regarding diet and physical activity in order to reduce cancer risk. 2 Indeed, in a recent

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NCCN Guidelines Insights: Colorectal Cancer Screening, Version 2.2020

Featured Updates to the NCCN Guidelines

Dawn Provenzale, Reid M. Ness, Xavier Llor, Jennifer M. Weiss, Benjamin Abbadessa, Gregory Cooper, Dayna S. Early, Mark Friedman, Francis M. Giardiello, Kathryn Glaser, Suryakanth Gurudu, Amy L. Halverson, Rachel Issaka, Rishi Jain, Priyanka Kanth, Trilokesh Kidambi, Audrey J. Lazenby, Lillias Maguire, Arnold J. Markowitz, Folasade P. May, Robert J. Mayer, Shivan Mehta, Swati Patel, Shajan Peter, Peter P. Stanich, Jonathan Terdiman, Jennifer Keller, Mary A. Dwyer, and Ndiya Ogba

United States, 1 and an estimated 53,200 people will die of these cancers. 1 Data suggest that approximately half of all CRC cases and deaths are attributable to modifiable risk factors, such as physical activity, smoking, and diet, and are thus

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NCCN Guidelines® Insights: Survivorship, Version 1.2022

Featured Updates to the NCCN Guidelines

Tara Sanft, Andrew Day, Lindsay Peterson, M. Alma Rodriguez, Shannon Ansbaugh, Saro Armenian, K. Scott Baker, Tarah Ballinger, Gregory Broderick, Wendy Demark-Wahnefried, Kristin Dickinson, Nathan Paul Fairman, Debra L. Friedman, Mindy Goldman, Norah Lynn Henry, Christine Hill-Kayser, Melissa Hudson, Nazanin Khakpour, Divya Koura, Allison L. McDonough, Michelle Melisko, Kathi Mooney, Halle C.F. Moore, Natalie Moryl, Heather Neuman, Tracey O’Connor, Linda Overholser, Electra D. Paskett, Chirayu Patel, William Pirl, Andrea Porpiglia, Kathryn J. Ruddy, Lidia Schapira, Lillie Shockney, Sophia Smith, Karen L. Syrjala, Amye Tevaarwerk, Eric H. Yang, Phyllis Zee, Nicole R. McMillian, and Deborah A. Freedman-Cass

activity, a healthful diet and weight management, proper immunizations, and care coordination to ensure that all needs are addressed. The NCCN Survivorship Panel comprises a multidisciplinary panel of experts that includes at least one of each of the

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A Discovery of Significance (With Apologies to Epidemiologists Everywhere)

John H. Ward

analysis and questionnaire development, he designed a multicenter study examining diet, birth order, occupation, and many other potentially important factors. He also included the question, “What is your favorite baseball team?” In a case-control study of

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Breast Cancer Risk Counseling: A Teachable Moment?

Mary Daly

Women’s Health Initiative, those who had the best adherence to the American Cancer Society guidelines for weight control, diet, alcohol consumption, and physical activity showed a 22% lower risk of breast cancer than women with the lowest adherence, and