What to advise cancer patients
At a workshop in November 2011 held by the US Institute of Medicine’s (IOM) National Cancer Policy Forum, experts met to discuss the role of obesity in cancer. The workshop provided an insight into the latest research into the link between obesity and cancer link, including the underlying mechanisms of this relationship. In relation to advising patients the following key points were made:
For more information or to access the full workshop summary, please see: http://www.iom.edu/Reports/2012/The-Role-of-Obesity-in-Cancer-Survival-and-Recurrence.aspx
This article was originally published in the SCPN Newsletter Volume 3, Issue 3.
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