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Jaffer A. Ajani, Thomas A. D’Amico, David J. Bentrem, Joseph Chao, Carlos Corvera, Prajnan Das, Crystal S. Denlinger, Peter C. Enzinger, Paul Fanta, Farhood Farjah, Hans Gerdes, Michael Gibson, Robert E. Glasgow, James A. Hayman, Steven Hochwald, Wayne L. Hofstetter, David H. Ilson, Dawn Jaroszewski, Kimberly L. Johung, Rajesh N. Keswani, Lawrence R. Kleinberg, Stephen Leong, Quan P. Ly, Kristina A. Matkowskyj, Michael McNamara, Mary F. Mulcahy, Ravi K. Paluri, Haeseong Park, Kyle A. Perry, Jose Pimiento, George A. Poultsides, Robert Roses, Vivian E. Strong, Georgia Wiesner, Christopher G. Willett, Cameron D. Wright, Nicole R. McMillian, and Lenora A. Pluchino

North America and Western Europe. Tobacco and alcohol consumption are major risk factors for esophageal SCC and obesity has been established as the strongest risk factor for esophageal and EGJ adenocarcinoma. 1 , 8 – 12 SCC has become less common in the

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Margaret A. Tempero, J. Pablo Arnoletti, Stephen Behrman, Edgar Ben-Josef, Al B. Benson III, Jordan D. Berlin, John L. Cameron, Ephraim S. Casper, Steven J. Cohen, Michelle Duff, Joshua D.I. Ellenhorn, William G. Hawkins, John P. Hoffman, Boris W. Kuvshinoff II, Mokenge P. Malafa, Peter Muscarella II, Eric K. Nakakura, Aaron R. Sasson, Sarah P. Thayer, Douglas S. Tyler, Robert S. Warren, Samuel Whiting, Christopher Willett, and Robert A. Wolff

, certain risk factors, such as obesity, and the use of NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology : Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma Version 2.2010, 06-18-10 ©2010 National Comprehensive Cancer Network, Inc. All rights reserved. These guidelines and

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Margaret A. Tempero, Mokenge P. Malafa, E. Gabriela Chiorean, Brian Czito, Courtney Scaife, Amol K. Narang, Christos Fountzilas, Brian M. Wolpin, Mahmoud Al-Hawary, Horacio Asbun, Stephen W. Behrman, Al B. Benson III, Ellen Binder, Dana B. Cardin, Charles Cha, Vincent Chung, Mary Dillhoff, Efrat Dotan, Cristina R. Ferrone, George Fisher, Jeffrey Hardacre, William G. Hawkins, Andrew H. Ko, Noelle LoConte, Andrew M. Lowy, Cassadie Moravek, Eric K. Nakakura, Eileen M. O’Reilly, Jorge Obando, Sushanth Reddy, Sarah Thayer, Robert A. Wolff, Jennifer L. Burns, and Griselda Zuccarino-Catania

, breast, and colorectal cancers). 1 From 1999 to 2008, the incidence of pancreatic cancer increased in the United States, likely due to the increasing prevalence of obesity, an aging population, and other unknown factors. 2 – 4 Mortality rates for

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Emma Gargus, Rebecca Deans, Antoinette Anazodo, and Teresa K. Woodruff

living spaces cool, and avoiding food triggers (alcohol and spicy foods), may help reduce the severity and frequency of hot flashes. Obesity is associated with more severe hot flashes, and therefore maintenance of a healthy weight is recommended to

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Kostandinos Sideras and Charles L. Loprinzi

, sedentary, obese women increased the rate of hot flashes. 57 As a result, whether exercise leads to a reduction in hot flashes in unclear; more research is underway. Relaxation training and paced breathing have been tested in several small trials. A

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Elizabeth A. Nardi, Julie A. Wolfson, Steven T. Rosen, Robert B. Diasio, Stanton L. Gerson, Barbara A. Parker, Joseph C. Alvarnas, Harlan A. Levine, Yuman Fong, Dennis D. Weisenburger, C. Lyn Fitzgerald, Maggie Egan, Sharon Stranford, Robert W. Carlson, and Edward J. Benz Jr

increasing demand for oncology services. With factors such as tobacco use and obesity compounding the rise in cancer incidence, US cancer incidence is estimated to increase by 45% by 2030, 1 accompanied by an increased demand for services. This adds a burden

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Margaret A. Tempero, Mokenge P. Malafa, Stephen W. Behrman, Al B. Benson III, Ephraim S. Casper, E. Gabriela Chiorean, Vincent Chung, Steven J. Cohen, Brian Czito, Anitra Engebretson, Mary Feng, William G. Hawkins, Joseph Herman, John P. Hoffman, Andrew Ko, Srinadh Komanduri, Albert Koong, Andrew M. Lowy, Wen Wee Ma, Nipun B. Merchant, Sean J. Mulvihill, Peter Muscarella II, Eric K. Nakakura, Jorge Obando, Martha B. Pitman, Sushanth Reddy, Aaron R. Sasson, Sarah P. Thayer, Colin D. Weekes, Robert A. Wolff, Brian M. Wolpin, Jennifer L. Burns, and Deborah A. Freedman-Cass

, prostate, and colorectal cancers) and women (after lung, breast, and colorectal cancers). 1 Furthermore, the incidence of pancreatic cancer in the United States has been increasing, possibly because of the increasing prevalence of obesity, an aging

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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

, Courneya KS , . American Society of Clinical Oncology position statement on obesity and cancer . J Clin Oncol 2014 ; 32 : 3568 – 3574 . 10.1200/JCO.2014.58.4680 26. Bouvard V , Loomis D , Guyton KZ , . Carcinogenicity of consumption of red

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Adrienne G. Waks and Ann H. Partridge

chances of postchemotherapy recovery of ovarian reserve and menstruation. 21 – 23 In one multivariable model, baseline body mass index (BMI) in the overweight or obese range (compared with the normal range) also predicted menstrual resumption, in addition

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NCCN Guidelines Insights: Hepatobiliary Cancers, Version 2.2019

Featured Updates to the NCCN Guidelines

Al B. Benson III, Michael I. D’Angelica, Daniel E. Abbott, Thomas A. Abrams, Steven R. Alberts, Daniel A. Anaya, Robert Anders, Chandrakanth Are, Daniel Brown, Daniel T. Chang, Jordan Cloyd, Anne M. Covey, William Hawkins, Renuka Iyer, Rojymon Jacob, Andreas Karachristos, R. Kate Kelley, Robin Kim, Manisha Palta, James O. Park, Vaibhav Sahai, Tracey Schefter, Jason K. Sicklick, Gagandeep Singh, Davendra Sohal, Stacey Stein, G. Gary Tian, Jean-Nicolas Vauthey, Alan P. Venook, Lydia J. Hammond, and Susan D. Darlow

carcinoma (HCC) are increasing. 1 , 2 Risk factors for development of HCC include infection with hepatitis B virus (HBV) and/or hepatitis C virus (HCV), and cirrhosis of the liver (eg, alcohol cirrhosis). 3 Metabolic disorders (ie, obesity, diabetes