Book Volume 9 2014

Impact of Energy Balance on Cancer Disparities


ISBN: 978-3-319-06102-3 (Print) 978-3-319-06103-0 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiii

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-18

    Obesity and Cancer in Appalachia

  3. Chapter

    Pages 19-36

    Disparities in Cancer Outcomes: A UK Perspective

  4. Chapter

    Pages 37-61

    Behavioral Differences Leading to Disparities in Energy Balance and Cancer

  5. Chapter

    Pages 63-90

    Impact of Obesity, Race, and Ethnicity on Cancer Survivorship

  6. Chapter

    Pages 91-118

    The Biology of Aging: Role in Cancer, Metabolic Dysfunction, and Health Disparities

  7. Chapter

    Pages 119-129

    Energy Balance and Multiple Myeloma in African Americans

  8. Chapter

    Pages 131-163

    Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms in Obesity and Inflammatory Genes in African Americans with Colorectal Cancer

  9. Chapter

    Pages 165-199

    Ethnic Differences in Insulin Resistance as a Mediator of Cancer Disparities

  10. Chapter

    Pages 201-232

    Role of Ethnic Differences in Mediators of Energy Balance

  11. Chapter

    Pages 233-257

    Community-Based Strategies to Alter Energy Balance in Underserved Breast Cancer Survivors

  12. Chapter

    Pages 259-282

    The Role of Policy in Reducing Inflammation

  13. Chapter

    Pages 283-303

    Cancer Prevention Through Policy Interventions That Alter Childhood Disparities in Energy Balance

  14. Back Matter

    Pages 305-308