The Physicians Committee

News Release - cancer

New Cancer-Prevention Guidelines: Avoid Processed Meat, Eat a Plant-Based Diet

The Physicians Committee—a nonprofit of 12,000 doctors—says a report released today by The World Cancer Research Fund (WCRF) and the American Institute for Cancer Research (AICR) includes simple-to-implement guidelines such as avoiding processed meat and eating a mostly plant-based diet to reduce cancer risk.