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Group offers six recommendations for eating and cancer prevention
Group offers six recommendations for eating and cancer prevention

  People don't have time to wait for conclusive information about nutrition and cancer, says an advocacy group that has issued six dietary recommendations to help prevent cancer. The guidance to emphasize fruits and vegetables hardly will raise an eyebrow, when even the federal government’s My Plate graphic recommendation is half produce. But the paper, published Monday in the Journal of the American College of Nutrition, also recommends little or no dairy, red or processed meat, and avoiding meat that’s fried, grilled or broiled. The evidence is “sufficiently compelling” if not conclusive in six areas, say the authors from several institutions,...

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