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Specialized diet gets high marks for preventing cancer

In the journals Following a specific cancer prevention diet may help you lower your overall risk, according to a study in the August 2018 Cancer Research. The diet from the World Cancer Research Fund/American Institute for Cancer Research (WCRF/AICR) emphasizes a plant-based diet rich in whole grains, vegetables, fruits, and legumes like beans and lentils, with limited amounts of red or processed meat (no more than 18 ounces per week) and a strong…

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