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Second Expert Report

WCRF/AICR's Second Expert Report, Food, Nutrition, Physical Activity, and the Prevention of Cancer: a Global Perspective, published in 2007, sets out Recommendations for Cancer Prevention based on a comprehensive review of the scientific evidence in this area.

Evidence on breast, colorectal, pancreatic, endometrial, and ovarian cancers has been updated as part of the Continuous Update Project.

Second Expert Report – Overview


Find out about the background to WCRF/AICR’s work in the area of food, nutrition, physical activity and cancer.

Second Expert Report - Scientific process

Scientific process

Read about the robust methodology behind the Second Expert Report.

Second Expert Report – People


Meet the experts behind the Second Expert Report.

Second Expert Report - Contents

Second Expert Report contents

View and download the Report in full or by chapter, download graphics and presentations or view the corrections to the Report.

Diet and Cancer Report - Conferences and launches

Conferences and launches

Find out where WCRF/AICR presented work on the Second Expert Report.