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Reducing your risk for acute lymphocytic leukemia (ALL)
You may lower your risk of developing acute lymphocytic leukemia (ALL) by doing the following.
Maintain a healthy body weight
Some studies have shown that overweight or obesity may increase your risk of ALL. You may lower your risk by having a healthy body weight. Eating well and being physically active can help you have a healthy body weight.
More information about preventing cancer
Learn what you can do to prevent cancer.
I was in total shock when I heard the diagnosis of cancer. Cancer to me was an adult’s disease. Being a 13-year-old teenager, it certainly wasn’t even on my radar.
How can you stop cancer before it starts?
Discover how 16 factors affect your cancer risk and how you can take action with our interactive tool – It’s My Life! Presented in partnership with Desjardins.