REDLAMP 10: Can Physical Activity Lower the Risk of Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma?

The association between physical activity and a lower risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma is not well proven and few studies have established any link. However, Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention published results from a case controlled study on physical activity and the risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma. In this video Dr. Peter Martin explains the rationale of this case study, its findings, and important takeaways for people who may be at risk for non-Hodgkin lymphoma.

Previous #REDLAMP entries can be viewed on our Youtube channel.

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Author: lymphomaprogram

Located on the Upper East Side of New York City, the Lymphoma Program at Weill Cornell Medical College/NewYork Presbyterian Hospital is internationally recognized for our efforts to enable patients with non-Hodgkin lymphoma, Hodgkin disease and related disorders to have the best possible clinical outcome, including cure when possible.

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