Ruth Patterson, Ph.D. on Time-Restricted Eating in Humans & Breast Cancer Prevention

Posted on July 8th 2016 (over 2 years)

This episode features Dr. Ruth Patterson, a professor in the UC San Diego Department of Family Medicine and Public Health as well as Associate Director of Population Sciences and leader of the Cancer Prevention program at Moores Cancer Center at UC San Diego Health. If you enjoyed my last episode with Dr. Satchin Panda, I have good news! This will also be a great episode for you, since we talk about some similar ideas, but focus more on the human side of things, especially when it comes to time-restricted eating, since Dr. Patterson does primarily clinical research.

"We think that less than 5% overall of breast cancers are the result of genetic factors. And more like 65% to 75% are the result of lifestyle factors, including obesity, diet, physical activity, and smoking." - Dr. Ruth Patterson Click To Tweet

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