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Spontaneous Breast Cancer Remission

Though many woman dread that yearly mammogram, we've all heard often enough that early detection of breast cancer saves lives. . . finding lumps when they're too small to feel and before they get a ..
(January 07, 2009)
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The Link Between Red Meat and Cancer Plus Other Cancer Risks

Colorectal cancer, also known as bowel cancer, is becoming an all to common form of cancer both in the United States and throughout the world. According to World Health Organization (WHO) numbers, ..
(January 07, 2009)
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Avoid Cancer - Ten Tips For the Prevention of Cancer

Cancer often strikes fear into the hearts of many. Most people have known someone who has been effected, or even died from cancer. So, is there anything that can be done to avoid cancer, or to help ..
(December 07, 2008)
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Studies Link Obesity and Breast Cancer

In case you needed more of a reason to keep an eye on your weight, recent research has found that, in general, obesity is linked to cancer. For obese women, especially those who have gone through ..
(December 07, 2008)
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The Surprising Links Between Sleep, Exercise and Breast Cancer

Being active, carrying out exercise and breast cancer are known to be linked, with those who are more active having a reduced risk of cancer. But when you're lying in bed warm and comfortable and the .
(December 07, 2008)
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Cruciferous Vegetables, Cancer Beater - A Real Cancer ..

If you smoke, or ever have, and you eat lots of broccoli (or other cruciferous veggies such as cabbage, cauliflower, kale, turnip greens, mustard greens or collard greens), you might be doing ..
(December 07, 2008)
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Shocking Saturated Fat Foods Linked to Small Intestinal Cancer

We all know that eating large amounts of saturated fat foods as part of our diet can cause health problems. But if you enjoy foods that are high in saturated fats, such as most red meats and ..
(December 07, 2008)
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The Wine That Might Offer Protection Against Lung Cancer ..

You've probably heard that the antioxidants found in certain foods and red wine can offer some protection from breast cancer, heart disease and stroke. According to new research set to appear in ..
(November 02, 2008)
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Meat and Dairy Raise the Risk of Prostate Cancer Symptoms

If a man in your life is at risk for developing prostate cancer symptoms, here's some information you might want to pass along. While a connection between eating meat and enjoying high fat dairy ..
(November 02, 2008)
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Straight Talk on Vitamin C During Chemotherapy Treatment

Vitamin C, cancer and chemotherapy treatment is either a good or bad combination, depending on the research that's making news. Since this essential vitamin is known to be an antioxidant, many ..
(November 02, 2008)
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Do You Need to Worry About BPA in Plastic Bottles?

A recent study released by the Journal of the American Medical Association raises a concern about the chemical bisphenol-A, (BPA) in plastic bottles, metal cans and various food packaging, as well as .
(October 30, 2008)
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What You Can Do to Cut Your Risk of Diabetes Type 2

Women at risk for developing diabetes type 2 can take a valuable tip from some recent news out of researchers at the University of Glasgow, UK. The British Heart Foundation study found that insulin ..
(October 30, 2008)
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4 Healthy Tips That Will Help You Live Longer

We've all been told how bad some things are for our health. . . but sometimes it's hard to listen. Perhaps some new research might help spur you to follow these health tips. By making the big four ..
(October 30, 2008)
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What You Need to Know About the Superbug C Diff

Hardly as well known as MRSA, the superbug C. diff (C. difficile or Clostridium difficile) is a species of bacteria that, in the wrong amounts, can bring on an infection that at best is very ..
(October 30, 2008)
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How a Parasite Might Hold Clues For New Arthritis Treatment

All right, this is just plain. . . distressing. If you're at all squeamish about parasites, read on at your own risk. Researchers at the Universities of Glasgow and Strathclyde will try to understand .
(October 30, 2008)
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Acupuncture Vs Drugs For Hot Flashes

Hot flashes are a miserable trial of menopause; not to mention an added burden to an estimated 65% of women being treated for breast cancer. No matter what brings them on, any woman who has ever had ..
(October 30, 2008)
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Can Aromatherapy Bring a Good Night Sleep?

Here's a good reason to appreciate flowers for more than just how beautiful they look or how wonderful they make you feel. Pleasing floral smells may also improve your dreams, giving you a good night .
(October 30, 2008)
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Spotting Colon Cancer Symptoms is Not Only Accurate But a ..

Colorectal cancer will take nearly 50,000 lives the year, and is our country's second largest killer. Screening is available, though there is a significant effort required in terms of preparation and .
(October 30, 2008)
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How To Make A Delicious Low Purine Diet Gout Recipe

The searing pain of gout has you fed up and looking for relief. Well a tasty low purine diet gout recipe is just what you need. One that does not taste like you are chewing cardboard, or making you ..
(February 21, 2007)
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