Cancer

Your Job May Increase Your Risk for Cancer

Posted Tue, 2012/12/25 - 01:58 by Fred Lee

Cancer, Conditions & Diseases

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Researchers are finding that the workplace environment may expose workers to an increased risk for breast cancer.

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Pan-Fried Meat May Increase Prostate Cancer Risk

Posted Thu, 2012/11/15 - 01:39 by Fred Lee

Patient Insider, Prevention, Cancer

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Pan frying meat can raise the temperature high enough so that carcinogens are created that may increase a person's risk for prostate cancer.

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Cancer Prevention With the Help of Bees

Posted Mon, 2012/07/30 - 22:12 by Fred Lee

Prevention, Alternative Treatments, Cancer, Conditions & Diseases, Beyond Science

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A compound in a resin found in honeybee hives has been shown to arrest the growth of prostate cancer cells.

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Belly Fat And Ovarian Cancer

Posted Thu, 2011/12/01 - 00:33 by Fred Lee

Cancer

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Having excessive belly fat can lead to numerous chronic health problems, including the development of ovarian cancer in women.

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Aspirin Reduces Risk for Hereditary Cancer

Posted Tue, 2011/11/08 - 02:12 by Fred Lee

Prevention, Cancer

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Regular intake of aspirin may help to reduce the incidence of hereditary cancer, especially in the colon and bowel.

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Weed Extract Effective In Treating Skin Cancer

Posted Sat, 2011/02/05 - 21:00 by Fred Lee

Drugs & Treatments, Cancer

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Sap from a common weed has been shown to help reduce and even eliminate some forms of non-melanoma skin cancer.

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Pomegranate Juice May Prevent The Spread Of Cancer

Posted Wed, 2011/01/05 - 06:16 by Fred Lee

Alternative Treatments, Cancer

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Pomegranate juice has been found to inhibit metastasis of cancer cells in culture and may open up future therapy options for patients.

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Soy May Protect Against Two Types Of Cancer

Posted Thu, 2010/12/30 - 21:00 by Fred Lee

Prevention, Cancer

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Compounds in soy are believed to protect people from both breast and prostate cancer.

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Turmeric Enhances Chemotherapy Effectiveness

Posted Sat, 2010/10/23 - 21:00 by Fred Lee

Drugs & Treatments, Cancer

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The active compound in turmeric has been found to enhance the effectiveness of chemotherapy to combat head and neck cancer in animal models.

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Lifestyle Can Reduce Risk For Breast Cancer Even With A Family History

Posted Thu, 2010/10/14 - 20:50 by Fred Lee

Prevention, Cancer

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Embracing certain healthy lifestyle choices may help prevent breast cancer even when a person has a family history for the condition.

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