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Preventing cancer : reducing the risks / Richard Beliveau & Denis Gingras.

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Fayette Co PL - Connersville 616.99 BEL (Text) 39230031684432 Adult Books Available -
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library 616.994 BELIVEAU 2015 (Text) 39206021183437 NonFiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781770856332
  • ISBN: 1770856331
  • Physical Description: 264 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: Buffalo, New York : Firefly Books (U.S.) Inc. ; 2015.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-258) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure -- Tobacco : a smoke screen for cancer -- An expanding universe -- Meat : when cancer sees red -- Plants show cancer their true colors! -- Physical exercise : movement and cancer prevention -- Alcohol, red wine, and cancer -- A salt-free diet for cancer cells! -- The dark side of the sun -- Extra protection -- The supplement illusion -- Surviving cancer.
Summary, etc.:
Cancer is the leading cause of death in the majority of industrialized countries. Yet there is no reason to feel powerless. Research has shown that nearly three-quarters of cancer cases could be prevented simply by changing everyday habits, a positive impact unlikely ever equaled by any treatment. Preventing Cancer provides the necessary tools to those who want to take their fate into their own hands.
Language Note:
Translation of: Prévenir le cancer.
Subject: Cancer > Prevention.

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