Cancer

Vitamin A Helps to Protect Against Melanoma

As summer approaches, skin cancer public health awareness campaigns are reminding us to wear sunscreen and cover up with a hat and long sleeves. Now, a new study shows that to protect yourself from melanoma—the most serious form of skin cancer—you should also consider taking vitamin A. For this…

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Tips for Preventing Cancer

…cure.” And nothing could be truer when it comes to preventing cancer. According to the National Cancer Institute’s Surveillance Epidemiology and End Results (SEER) database, nearly one in every two American men will develop cancer at some point in their lives, and one in four will die of this disease…

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IV Vitamin C Kills Cancer Cells

cancer cells—it is selectively toxic. No matter how high the concentration, vitamin C does not harm healthy cells. Lab studies reveal that this therapy is effective against many types of cancer, including lung, brain, colon, breast, pancreatic, and ovarian. Animal studies show that when human cancers

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7 Baking Soda Health Benefits

…Baking Soda #2: Cancer. Studies have shown that dietary measures to boost bicarbonate levels can increase the pH of acidic tumors without upsetting the pH of the blood and healthy tissues. Although this hasn’t yet been studied in human clinical trials, animal models of human breast cancer show that oral…

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Can Alcohol Really Increase Risk of Breast Cancer?

The recent media frenzy about alcohol being linked to an increased risk of breast cancer may have alarmed you—especially if you drink a glass of wine daily for its reputed health benefits. But don’t panic. As is usually the case, the headlines are much scarier than the actual facts. These reports…

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3 Healing Herbs

…that benefit from the use of curcumin include GI disorders such as Crohn’s and inflammatory bowel disease, arthritis, diabetes, liver disease, cancer, circulation problems, high levels of cholesterol and other lipids, and cystic fibrosis. It even appears to have anti-aging properties and has been…

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Going Beyond Water To Stay Hydrated & Healthy

…pre-cancerous mutations in cells, white tea came out on top. * Low sodium V8 juice. Unlike most fruit juices, tomato juice contains very little sugar, so it doesn’t wreak havoc on blood sugar levels. Furthermore, it is a great source of lycopene, which has been shown to help prevent cancer of the…

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Berberine Proves Powerful Against Diabetes

…most powerful natural therapies for preventing and treating diabetes and cardiovascular disease. Plus, it helps to facilitate weight loss, combats cancer and can maybe even stave off dementia and the ravages of aging. The big news, however, is that research shows berberine works just as well as the top…

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Fridays and Fish: What You Need to Know

…rheumatoid arthritis and other autoimmune conditions through their anti-inflammatory action. * Enhance the cells' sensitivity to insulin, protect against cancer, boost memory and mood, and help with weight loss. I highly recommend that you eat omega-3 rich salmon, trout, sardines, herring, or anchovies two…

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6 Reasons to Give Dark Chocolate This Valentine's Day

…well as insulin and glucose responses to the glucose tolerance test. * Mediates Inflammation. Inflammation plays a role in heart disease, diabetes, cancer, Alzheimer’s disease, and more. The cocoa flavanols in dark chocolate have been shown to lower inflammation. They do this by reducing blood concentrations…

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Defy Aging With Resveratrol

…moderate wine consumption reduces the risk of cardiovascular disease, improves insulin sensitivity, and lowers risk of diabetes and some types of cancer. People who drink wine, especially red wine, are less likely to be obese, suffer with depression, or get Alzheimer’s. And in addition to staying…

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