Excess body weight, physical inactivity, and poor nutrition are major risk factors for cancer, second only to tobacco use. Approximately one fifth of the estimated 1.7 million cancer cases expected to be diagnosed this year can be attributed to poor diet, physical inactivity, excess weight, and excess alcohol consumption1.
ACS CAN Comments on the Draft World Health Organization Global Action Plan on Physical Inactivity 2018-2030
ACS CAN submitted comments to the World Health Organization on its Draft Global Action Plan on Physical Inactivity 2018-2030. ACS CAN's comments support some specific aspects of the draft action plan and provide recommendations to further strengthen the action plan and support its full implementation.