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Healthy living and cancer: Evidence from UK Biobank

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UK Biobank is a prospective study of half a million subjects, almost all aged 40–69 years, identified in 22 centres across the UK during 2006–2010.

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A healthy lifestyle has been described as ‘better than any pill, and no side effects [5]. We therefore examined the relationships between healthy behaviours: low alcohol intake, non-smoking, healthy BMI, physical activity and a healthy diet, and the risk of all cancers, colon, breast and prostate canc...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.3332/ecancer.2018.792

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Psychiatry
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-2394-5299
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Publisher:
ecancer Global Foundation Publisher's website
Journal:
ecancermedicalscience Journal website
Volume:
12
Pages:
792
Publication date:
2018-01-04
Acceptance date:
2017-11-18
DOI:
EISSN:
1754-6605
ISSN:
1754-6605
Pmid:
29434658
Source identifiers:
822889
Language:
English
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pubs:822889
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uuid:3769369d-d070-41e8-9fa7-3454f57000c6
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pubs:822889
Deposit date:
2018-10-04

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