Ann Oncol 2021 Mar 31. Epub 2021 Mar 31.
Department of Nutrition, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA; Department of Epidemiology, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA; Department of Medical Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA. Electronic address:
Background: Although colorectal cancer (CRC) incidence in the US is declining overall, its incidence is increasing among those younger than 50 years of age. The reasons underlying the increasing trend are largely unknown, although behavioral changes, such as unhealthy diet and lifestyle factors, may be partially responsible.
Design: A prospective cohort study included 94,217 women aged 26-45 years at baseline. Read More