How a healthy lifestyle could protect you from colorectal cancer

12/4/2013 | Chicago Tribune (tiered subscription model)

A high-fiber diet, maintaining a healthy weight, exercise, and limiting red meat and alcohol intake are among the lifestyle habits that could help prevent colon cancer, writes dietitian Karen Collins. Study data link an additional 10 grams of dietary fiber with a 10% lower risk of colorectal cancer, and each unit increase in BMI with a 2% increase in CRC risk, she said.

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