Melanoma Cancer

Vitamin A Helps to Protect Against Melanoma

…the risk of developing melanoma by 40 percent. Interestingly, they also found that the protective effects of vitamin A were stronger in women than men. What’s also important to note is that eating foods rich in vitamin A and/or beta-carotene didn’t lower skin cancer risk. So to get these…

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Health Benefits of Coffee: Prevent Skin Cancer

cancer. The researchers analyzed data from the Nurses’ Health Study conducted from 1984-2008, and followed 72,921 participants. One of the lifestyle traits they measured was coffee consumption. What they found is that the health benefits of drinking three or more cups a day lowered skin cancer

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How Safe Are Your Supplements?

…for type 2 diabetes, metformin (Glucophage). * Large-scale research has shown vitamin A supplements reduce the risk of melanoma by 40 percent. * Supplemental selenium can reduce cancer death rates by as much as 50 percent—which was reported in the Journal of the American Medical Association. *…

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How to Get the Most Out of the Summer Sun

…reduce your risk of skin cancer. (The common belief that tea contributes to dehydration is a myth.) Now it's your turn: How do you protect yourself from the damaging effects of the sun? You May Also Be Interested In: * Vitamin A Helps to Protect Against Melanoma * 5 Wrinkle-Reducing Secrets…

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