Connecting Links for Reducing Risks: Understanding the Impact of Obesity on Cancer Development
Repository Posting Date2017-09-26T21:34:28Z
Author(s)Acker, Kristi A.
Author DetailsKristi A. Acker, DNP, Graduate Nursing, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, USA
Lead Author Sigma AffliationZeta Rho
Other Title(s)Effects of Obesity in Health
There are several factors related to obesity which are linked to the development of cancer. Advanced Practice Nurses need to be apprised of the evidence surrounding obesity and cancer development in order to develop novel strategies for weight reduction and increased physical activity for reducing the incidence of cancer diagnoses.