Preventing cancer
Preventing cancer

Get the facts on cancer prevention

About a third of the most common cancers can be prevented through a healthy diet, weight management and physical activity
What we know about prevention
healthy eating

Together we can

We provide helpful advice on how to reduce your cancer risk


Our cancer prevention booklets and leaflets

Scientists estimate that by making changes to the food we eat, the amount of exercise we take and maintaining a healthy weight, about a third of cancers could be prevented

Lifestyle and cancer

Cancer types

Common cancers and their link to diet, activity and weight