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Blood test 'will help women get the right breast cancer drugs' - Independent Online

Alternative Cancer Treatment - 11 hours 42 min ago

Independent Online

Blood test 'will help women get the right breast cancer drugs'
Independent Online
The test can also detect mutations in cancer genes – again suggesting an alternative treatment might be better. Researchers hope this will benefit the 3,500 British women a year whose breast cancers have spread to surrounding tissue or organs. Known as ...

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The scary health problem your height puts you at risk for - Bel Marra Health

Nutrition and Cancer - 12 hours 12 min ago

Bel Marra Health

The scary health problem your height puts you at risk for
Bel Marra Health
The researchers reviewed data from the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC), which involved 141,896 men from eight European countries. There were 7,024 diagnosed cases of prostate cancer, and of those, 726 were ...

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Shares in pharma giant AstraZeneca plunge more than 15% after lung cancer drug trial setback - Business Insider

Alternative Cancer Treatment - 13 hours 7 min ago

Business Insider

Shares in pharma giant AstraZeneca plunge more than 15% after lung cancer drug trial setback
Business Insider
The trial featured an immunotherapy drug, which AstraZeneca hopes will be able to be used as an alternative to chemotherapy in the treatment of non-small cell lung cancer in future, but results were disappointing. The setback has also proved a major ...

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What Southern Folks Eat: Is buying organic food worth it? - Port St. Joe Star

Cancer Fighting Foods - 14 hours 13 min ago

Port St. Joe Star

What Southern Folks Eat: Is buying organic food worth it?
Port St. Joe Star
Antioxidants, those nutrients which are said to help the body fight diseases like heart disease and cancer and protect our cells, have been shown to be more abundant in organic produce. According to a study performed by the prestigious British Journal ...

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BVH expansion allows for greater head, shoulders, ear, nose and throat care - The Courier

Nutrition and Cancer - Wed, 2017-07-26 23:03

The Courier

BVH expansion allows for greater head, shoulders, ear, nose and throat care
The Courier
Dr. Vincent McGinniss, left, and Dr. Evan McBeath are ear, nose and throat doctors at Blanchard Valley Health System's recently expanded ENT practice. These doctors, also known as otolaryngologists, specialize in everything from head and neck cancer to ...

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This Fruit Is Ripe for Summer Snacking - http://hamodia.com

Cancer Fighting Foods - Wed, 2017-07-26 18:36

http://hamodia.com

This Fruit Is Ripe for Summer Snacking
http://hamodia.com
Summer-harvested foods also tend to be higher in the carbohydrates and natural sugars needed to fuel our extra activity. ... Watermelon is extremely high in lycopene, one of the most powerful antioxidants shown to fight cancer, strokes and aging. The ...

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Here is the date and location of the Yorba Linda/Placentia Relay for Life - OCRegister

Nutrition and Cancer - Wed, 2017-07-26 15:24

OCRegister

Here is the date and location of the Yorba Linda/Placentia Relay for Life
OCRegister
... about how they can reduce their cancer risk,” said Beckie Moore-Flati, spokeswoman for the American Cancer Society in Orange County, adding that about two-thirds of all cancers are lifestyle-related, including tobacco use, diet and nutrition, and ...

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Telenovela star Lorena Tassinari loses court fight for Mission tortilla founder's billions - Dallas News (blog)

Cancer Fighting Foods - Wed, 2017-07-26 14:33

Telenovela star Lorena Tassinari loses court fight for Mission tortilla founder's billions
Dallas News (blog)
Gruma's U.S. subsidiary, Mission Foods, has its corporate base in Irving. The company ... After his death at the age of 81 from pancreatic cancer in August 2012, she claimed she was entitled, as his surviving spouse, to a piece of the fortune he left ...

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Risk of Thyroid Cancer Increased With Fruit Juice Consumption, No Effect With Fruit and Vegetable Consumption - Oncology Nurse Advisor

Nutrition and Cancer - Wed, 2017-07-26 13:52

Oncology Nurse Advisor

Risk of Thyroid Cancer Increased With Fruit Juice Consumption, No Effect With Fruit and Vegetable Consumption
Oncology Nurse Advisor
... effects from cancer, but the data is unclear when it comes to F/V intake and thyroid cancer. Study authors investigated the relationship between F/V intake, fruit juice, and thyroid cancer within the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer ...

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UCI stem cell therapy attacks cancer by targeting unique tissue ... - UCI News

Alternative Cancer Treatment - Wed, 2017-07-26 12:11

UCI News

UCI stem cell therapy attacks cancer by targeting unique tissue ...
UCI News
Irvine, Calif., July 26, 2017 — A stem cell-based method created by University of California, Irvine scientists can selectively target and kill cancerous tissue while ...

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Cancer-causing compounds overflowing in New York tap water - Metro US

Carcinogens - Wed, 2017-07-26 12:08

Metro US

Cancer-causing compounds overflowing in New York tap water
Metro US
Nothing tastes as good as a cold glass of water on a hot day, but a new report shows that high quality H2O isn't the only thing you're getting when you turn on the tap. The report, released Wednesday by the Environmental Working Group, showed that ...
Cancer-Causing Contaminants Fill Out North Hills Water, Study ShowsPatch.com
Find Out What's in Your Tap WaterEcoWatch
Wide contamination in US tapwater, though most systems meet standardsMinnPost
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Cancer fatigue: Why it occurs and how to cope - KVIA El Paso

Nutrition and Cancer - Wed, 2017-07-26 10:31

KVIA El Paso

Cancer fatigue: Why it occurs and how to cope
KVIA El Paso
Poor nutrition. In order to work efficiently, you need the energy that a healthy diet provides. When you have cancer, changes can occur in your need for and ability to process nutrients. These changes can lead to poor nutrition, resulting in fatigue ...

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Viewpoint: California activists 'gamed system' to get glyphosate ... - Genetic Literacy Project

Carcinogens - Wed, 2017-07-26 08:57

Genetic Literacy Project

Viewpoint: California activists 'gamed system' to get glyphosate ...
Genetic Literacy Project
Environmental activists found the perfect targets to help them defame the popular herbicide glyphosate — widely-accepted as safe — in California's Proposition ...

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Camp Kesem: A special place for kids whose parents have cancer - Charlotte Observer

Cancer Fighting Foods - Wed, 2017-07-26 08:49

Charlotte Observer

Camp Kesem: A special place for kids whose parents have cancer
Charlotte Observer
“Camp takes them out of this crazy world they've been thrown in,” she said. “They can just let loose. And they do. They play 'messy games' where they mix jelly and chocolate sauce and other foods for a food fight. They always have a best belly flop ...

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Merck, Celgene go beyond the pill with Savor's cancer nutrition programs - FiercePharma

Nutrition and Cancer - Wed, 2017-07-26 08:49

FiercePharma

Merck, Celgene go beyond the pill with Savor's cancer nutrition programs
FiercePharma
"Both Merck and Celgene came to us as cancer nutrition experts and said 'we're building programs for specific populations, can you help us?' ” Susan Bratton, co-founder and CEO of Savor Health, said in an interview. Savor works with several other ...

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MiraBurst Enjoys Successful Weight Management, Sports Nutrition and Vitamin EPPS Event - Benzinga

Nutrition and Cancer - Wed, 2017-07-26 01:21

MiraBurst Enjoys Successful Weight Management, Sports Nutrition and Vitamin EPPS Event
Benzinga
MiraBurst, a brand with a line of easy-melt tablets with miracle berries as the primary ingredient, strengthened bonds with major retailers at the annual Weight Management, Sports Nutrition and Vitamin Efficient Program Planning Session (EPPS). This ...

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Belize introduces quick alternative to pap smear in fight against cervical cancer - Amandala

Alternative Cancer Treatment - Wed, 2017-07-26 00:08

Amandala

Belize introduces quick alternative to pap smear in fight against cervical cancer
Amandala
BELIZE CITY, Fri. July 21, 2017–Health authorities say that cervical cancer is the second most common form of cancer in women in developing countries such as Belize, and if it is not detected and treated early enough, it can prove fatal. Routinely, the ...

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The truth about nitrites, junk-science & the media - WND.com

Nutrition and Cancer - Tue, 2017-07-25 22:19

The truth about nitrites, junk-science & the media
WND.com
David Lightsey, M.S., is a food and nutrition science adviser with the National Council Against Health Fraud as well as Quackwatch, combating nutrition and health misinformation on a national level. He is also a voting member with the Creation Research ...

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Memphis water has contaminants above health guidelines, report says - The Commercial Appeal

Carcinogens - Tue, 2017-07-25 22:06

The Commercial Appeal

Memphis water has contaminants above health guidelines, report says
The Commercial Appeal
In addition to radiological contaminants and trihalomethanes, hexavalent chromium, a carcinogen associated with industrial discharges, was found in potentially unsafe levels in the town's water. The chromium likely is traceable to Smalley-Piper ...
Contaminants in water are legal but still pose big health risks, environmental group saysUSA TODAY

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Innovative and Effective SPDT Cancer Treatments Available from SPDT 4 Life - Digital Journal

Alternative Cancer Treatment - Tue, 2017-07-25 20:31

Innovative and Effective SPDT Cancer Treatments Available from SPDT 4 Life
Digital Journal
Jinshazhou, China -- (SBWIRE) -- 07/25/2017 -- SPDT 4 Life is a leader in the field of cancer diagnosis and treatment, combining the best of traditional medicine and protocols with the latest research and proven holistic and alternative treatments ...

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