The New American Plate
- Global cancer report urges healthy weight to curb illness. // Nation's Health;Dec2007/Jan2008, Vol. 37 Issue 10, p16
The article focuses on a report on cancer prevention released by the World Cancer Research Fund and the American Institute for Cancer Research. The report recommends that people aim to keep their weight at the lower end of the healthy weight range and to limit consumption of processed meat such...
- Unravelling the link between diet, lifestyle and cancer. // New Scientist;11/3/2007, Vol. 196 Issue 2628, p3
The article provides insight on how to prevent obesity which can cause cancer. According to the report by the World Cancer Research Fund (WCRF) and the American Institute for Cancer Research Inc., the best way to avoid cancer is to have a healthy diet. It mentions that staying slim could also be...
- The Clean Plate Club: Should You Be A Member? Rogers, Jessica // Psychology Today;Jul/Aug2000, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p20
Deals with the result of a survey released by the American Institute for Cancer Research (AICR) which showed the ignorance of proper portion size in diet habit. Comments from Melanie Polk, director of Nutrition Education at the AICR.
- cold comfort. // Vegetarian Times;Jun2002, Issue 298, p13
Presents the results of a study conducted by the American Institute for Cancer Research on food habits in the U.S. Percentage of people who eat comfort foods; Nutritional content of comfort foods; Examples of comfort foods.
- The casserole comes back. Perry, Marge // Self;Jan2001, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p62
Presents the recipe for creamy curried chicken-and-rice casserole, a dish suggested by the American Institute for Cancer Research for fighting cancer. Ingredients; Cooking instructions; Nutritional value.
- TALK ABOUT PAYOFFS. CASSETTY, SAMANTHA B. // Good Housekeeping;Mar2011, Vol. 252 Issue 3, p52
The article reports on a study by the American Institute for Cancer Research which indicates that incidences of breast, colon, and endometrial cancer could be avoided by consuming a plant-heavy diet, exercising, and maintaining a healthy weight.
- How not to get CANCER. Graves, Ginny // Glamour;Jul2008, Vol. 106 Issue 7, p162
The article presents a list of steps which women can take to avoid getting cancer including eating enough fruits and vegetables, exercising regularly and avoiding excessive amounts of alcohol.
- Poor diet: Risky as smoking . Kondwani, Marilyn Johnson // New York Amsterdam News;05/25/2000, Vol. 91 Issue 21, p50
Cites a study by the American Institute for Cancer Research showing that poor diet and lack of exercise are related to cancer cases as smoking. Percentage of cancer cases in the United States related to different factors; Recommendation for a change in diets to reduce cancer risk.
- Colon Health. Smoots, Elizabeth // Body Bulletin;Dec2003, Vol. 4 Issue 12, p3
No abstract available.