The Continuous Update Project is our ongoing programme to collate and analyse global research on how diet, nutrition, weight & physical activity affect cancer risk and survival.
See our 10 evidence-based Cancer Prevention Recommendations
Our analysis of global research shows that about a third of the most common cancers can be prevented through a nutritious diet, maintaining a healthy weight, and taking regular physical activity
The five most common cancers worldwide are lung, breast, bowel, prostate & stomach
There is strong evidence that being overweight or obese increases your risk of 9 cancers