Breast Cancer — The Optimal Diet

  • Ernst L. Wynder
  • Emanuela Taioli
  • David P. Rose
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 322)


Epidemiologists are in general agreement that cancer is not an inevitable consequence of aging. Rather, as shown by the differences in incidence patterns and geographical distribution, many of the prevalent cancers relate to environmental causes associated with life-style and traditions. The same concept applies to the specific case of the epidemiology of cancer of the breast.


Breast Cancer Natl Cancer Inst Postmenopausal Breast Cancer United Nations Publication Breakfast Habit 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ernst L. Wynder
    • 1
  • Emanuela Taioli
    • 1
  • David P. Rose
    • 2
  1. 1.Division of EpidemiologyAmerican Health FoundationNew YorkUSA
  2. 2.Division of Nutrition and EndocrinologyAmerican Health FoundationValhallaUSA

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