Reducing Cancer Risks

Reducing Cancer Risks

How Nutritional Support May Help New Research Points to Benefits of Antioxidants, Carotenoids, Omega 3 Fish Oils, Vitamins & Other Nutritional Supplements Researchers say that the risks of pancreatic cancer could decrease by 30% if people increased their intake of omega-3 fatty acids and took higher doses of vitamin C & vitamin E. This finding … *

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Skin Cancer and Ultraviolet Nail Salon Lamps

Skin Cancer and Ultraviolet Nail Salon Lamps

The Dangers of UV Light Most people are aware of the dangers linking the UV light in tanning beds linking it to higher risks of skin cancer. Now, questions are raising about potential risks associated with those popular gel nails, setting your polished fingernails under the ultraviolet light, setting that perfect color at the nail … *

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Baby Shampoo Found to Contain Carcinogens

Baby Shampoo Found to Contain Carcinogens

The Importance Chemical Free Baby Shampoo The advertising world may have to change their “safe” and “gentle” slogans about baby products from now on. Why? The Campaign for Safe Cosmetics is an advocacy group consisting of non-profit health and environmental groups that are collaborating to put an end to harmful cancer-causing chemicals used in baby … *

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Benefit of Fruits and Vegetables to Prevent Cancer

Benefit of Fruits and Vegetables to Prevent Cancer

Fruits, Vegetables, and Skin Cancer There is a whole new reason to eat your fruits and vegetables, and it stems from the possible prevention of melanoma. Melanoma is a potentially deadly form of skin cancer that generally begins to develop in the melanocytes, which are cells that are used by the body to produce pigment. … *

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Fundamental Greens

Cruciferous Vegetables and Breast Cancer

Importance of Cruciferous Vegetables For many people out there the thought of vegetables is accompanied by disdain.  Vegetables are commonly pushed to the side of the plate and eaten last, but did you know that cruciferous vegetables may help to reduce the risk of breast cancer related death? A recent study conducted at the Vanderbilt-Ingram … *

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Vitamin D & Skin Cancer Prevention

Vitamin D & Skin Cancer Prevention

Protect from Cancer with Vitamin D Much recent health media attention has been focusing on the perils of vitamin D deficiency, pertinent because experts now say that most of us do not have enough of it in our bodies. Vitamin D is synthesized by the body, primarily via exposure to the sun’s rays. In recent … *

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Importance of Chemical Free

Importance of Chemical Free

Personal Care Products The use of chemical free personal care products just got a lot more important.  Recent studies have shown that chemicals and metals found in the personal care products, that many of us use on a daily basis, can increase the risk of health issues. Parabens and numerous metals, like aluminum, copper, and … *

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Preventing Cancer through Lifestyle Changes

Preventing Cancer through Lifestyle Changes

Cancer has become a threatening epidemic; and although researchers are actively searching for a solution, they are primarily focused on treating the cancer, as opposed to preventing it. Their research is more aimed at developing expensive drugs that will treat the later stages of cancer, while we should be focusing more on preventing cancer altogether. … *

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