PCF recently sat down with Dr. Lorelei Mucci to talk about the effects of physical activity and nutrition on prostate cancer and overall health. While we know that regular exercise and proper nutrition are good for us in general, research continues to shed light on the benefits for prostate cancer survivors. Watch the video to learn about:
- Exercise: what, how much, how often
- How exercise creates positive changes in your cells
- The evidence on tomatoes and prostate health
- The future of health and lifestyle research
- And more!
Dr. Lorelei Mucci is a Professor of Epidemiology and Director of the Cancer Epidemiology and Cancer Prevention Program at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. She is one of the principal investigators of the Health Professionals Follow-up Study and founding co-principal investigator of the IRONMAN study of patients with advanced prostate cancer. She is the Director of Strategic Research Partnerships at the American Cancer Society. Dr. Mucci has received multiple PCF Investigator Awards and is a frequent advisor to PCF projects and mentees.