With no cure to speak of and many treatment options bringing harsh side effects, prevention is a major focus for both seniors and health care professionals in the fight against cancer. While knowledge as to specific causes of various cancer types may be somewhat limited, new strides are being made in preventive science.
A recent study has found that antioxidants, substances present in many popular food items, may be instrumental in helping seniors stave off cancer. This information may further reinforce the importance of diet, exercise and other lifestyle factors in cancer prevention and senior care.
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