A low-fat dietary pattern intervention did not reduce incidence of breast cancer, colorectal cancer, or CVD in postmenopausal women
- Do the Numbers Speak the Truth? Manfredi, Claire // American Fitness;Mar/Apr2007, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p18
The article discusses a research on the association between low-fat diet and cancer. It references a study published by the Women's Health Initiative at its web site on November 20, 2006. The study reveals that low-fat diets may not offer as much protection from breast cancer, colon cancer and...
- A low-fat dietary pattern intervention did not reduce incidence of breast cancer, colorectal cancer, or CVD in postmenopausal women: COMMENTARY. Thacker, Holly L. // ACP Journal Club;Jul/Aug2006, Vol. 145 Issue 1, p7
The article presents the author's views on a study which states that low-fat diet does not decrease the risk for colon cancer, breast cancer or cardiovascular diseases in postmenopausal women. In the study which was conducted, most of the participants were above the ideal body mass index and the...
- The skinny on fat. Micco, Nicci // Self;May2006, Vol. 28 Issue 5, p113
The article reports that eating a low fat diet doesn't protect against heart disease, breast or colon cancer. Barbara V. Howard, Ph. D., one of the research director on it's study of the 20 percent low fat group said, the small number of women who cut back the most on total fat did have a...
- In Brief. // JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute;3/15/2006, Vol. 98 Issue 6, p380
The article reports two studies related to cancer. According to a randomized controlled trial of nearly 50,000 women, there is no relation between low-fat diet and a reduced risk of colorectal cancer or breast cancer. Magnetic resonance imaging, ultrasonography, positron emission tomography...
- Low-fat diet doesn't cut risk of cancer or CVD. // Healthcare Traveler;May2006, Vol. 13 Issue 11, p33
Reveals that eating a low-fat diet does little to lower a woman's risk for developing breast or colorectal cancer or cardiovascular disease, according to three newly reported analyses of data from the Women's Health Initiative. Methodology and findings of the studies.
- Health & fitness. Young, Stephanie // Glamour;Sep97, Vol. 95 Issue 9, p83
Presents information on breast cancer while focusing on low fat diets which can reduce the risk of this disease. Reference to a study conducted on 800 women; What did this study show; Comments from Norman F. Boyd, researcher and medical doctor at the Ontario Institute in Toronto.
- A low-fat diet doesn't protect against breast cancer. Moore, Amy Slugg // RN;May99, Vol. 62 Issue 5, p20
Reports on the results of a study which examined the association of low-fat diet with the risk of breast cancer in women.
- How Fat affects Breast Cancer. // Redbook;Jan2000, Vol. 194 Issue 1A, p17
Focuses on the effect of low-fat diet on the risk of breast cancer among women.
- Low-fat diet probably does help prevent breast cancer. // Contemporary OB/GYN;Apr2006, Vol. 51 Issue 4, p18
Provides information on the results of two research, one lead by physician Ross Prentice of the Women's Health Initiative Legacy to Future Generations of Women, regarding the assistance of low-fat diet in the prevention of breast cancer in the U.S. in 2006. Absence of reduction in invasive...