Name: Robin Atwood, MS, RD, CSO
Bio: Clinical Dietitian, RMH Hahn Cancer Center
Posts by Robin Atwood, MS, RD, CSO
What you eat and how you live CAN reduce your risk of colorectal cancer. There are some causes of colorectal cancer that you cannot control such as heredity, age and other unknown factors. Other lifestyle factors that you do have control of can lower your risk. The American Institute of Cancer Research (AICR) estimates that 45% of colorectal cancer cases each year could be prevented by: staying lean, eating smart , and moving more. How is staying lean related to colorectal cancer risk? The vast majority...