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Physical Activity

DCEG researchers investigate the role of physical activity in cancer risk. This broad category includes exercise, leisure-time activities, sedentary behaviors like sitting or television-watching, and other lifestyle factors related to activity in relation to cancer risk. 

Search for DCEG publications on physical activity and cancer.

Examples of studies that include measures of physical activity on some level:

Breast Cancer Case-Control Study in Poland
Ovarian and Endometrial Cancer Case-Control Study in Poland

Women's Interview Study of Health (WISH): A Case-Control Study of Breast Cancer Among Younger Women

U.S. Radiologic Technologists Cohort