COMMENTARY: A diet low in fat and high in vegetables, fruit, and fiber following breast cancer treatment did not reduce new breast cancer events

Stearns, Vered
January 2008
ACP Journal Club;Jan/Feb2008, Vol. 148 Issue 1, p8
Academic Journal
The author comments on the study that finds no benefit of a dietary intervention for breast cancer in women who previously treated for early-stage cancer. She asserts that the dietary intervention might be more beneficial in decreasing risk for incident breast cancer. She suggests that the better evaluation of the effect of a healthy diet on breast cancer risk would be held on the earlier stage of life of a patient


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