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Secondhand smoke exposure among nonsmoking adult cancer survivors has declined - Medical Xpress

Nutrition and Cancer - 18 hours 35 min ago

Secondhand smoke exposure among nonsmoking adult cancer survivors has declined
Medical Xpress
The researchers used interview and serum cotinine data for 686 nonsmoking adults with a history of cancer from seven consecutive cycles of the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. They used data from 82 participants in the 1999/2000 survey ...

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A plants-based cure for diabetes - Longview Daily News

Nutrition and Cancer - 18 hours 41 min ago

Longview Daily News

A plants-based cure for diabetes
Longview Daily News
... adopting a vegetarian diet. Ellis is a passionate champion of plants-based eating. In an interview, he noted that the top health conditions in the United States — cancer, heart disease and obesity — are all preventable and treatable through diet ...

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Immune system response points way to beating cancer - Cosmos

Alternative Cancer Treatment - Wed, 2017-06-21 21:04

Cosmos

Immune system response points way to beating cancer
Cosmos
An innate response that results in cells destroying themselves could provide a less toxic alternative to chemotherapy. Ariella Heffernan-Marks reports. ... If researchers can find a way to re-activate this mechanism in aneuploid cancer cells, cancer ...

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Take Feta. Add Frites. Stir in European Food Rules. Fight. - New York Times

Cancer Fighting Foods - Wed, 2017-06-21 18:17

New York Times

Take Feta. Add Frites. Stir in European Food Rules. Fight.
New York Times
But officials in the European Union this month proposed changes to the frites cooking process, including a suggestion that the potatoes first be blanched in hot water to avoid the formation of a chemical compound that has been linked to cancer. (The ...

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San Diego Woman Issues Warning to Others After Yearlong Battle With Late-Stage Skin Cancer - KTLA

Alternative Cancer Treatment - Wed, 2017-06-21 15:42

KTLA

San Diego Woman Issues Warning to Others After Yearlong Battle With Late-Stage Skin Cancer
KTLA
Dr. Steven O'Day at Santa Monica's Providence Saint John's Health Center started the young mother on immunotherapy treatment, a method that boosts the patient's natural defenses to help the body overcome the disease. “Immediately after birth she ...

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Light Roast vs. Dark Roast Coffee: Which Packs More Health Perks? - Health.com

Nutrition and Cancer - Wed, 2017-06-21 14:03

Health.com

Light Roast vs. Dark Roast Coffee: Which Packs More Health Perks?
Health.com
“We know that antioxidants protect against many health problems, and we also know that inflammation is the basis of many chronic diseases, whether it is diabetes, heart disease, cancer, or neurological diseases like Alzheimer's,” says Parthasarathy ...

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Opinion: Do your part to fight climate change, eat plants instead - East Bay Times

Cancer Fighting Foods - Wed, 2017-06-21 13:05

East Bay Times

Opinion: Do your part to fight climate change, eat plants instead
East Bay Times
Enjoying more plant-based foods help reduce the risk of top killers like heart disease, cancer and stroke, as well as diabetes and obesity. It's as simple as choosing a bean burrito instead of chicken fajitas. We don't have to wait on our elected ...

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Epacadostat/Pembrolizumab Promising in Advanced Bladder Cancer in Early Trial - Cancer Network

Alternative Cancer Treatment - Wed, 2017-06-21 12:53

Epacadostat/Pembrolizumab Promising in Advanced Bladder Cancer in Early Trial
Cancer Network
This report included a total of 40 patients with advanced UC; all patients had progressed during or following treatment with platinum-based chemotherapy or alternative therapy in the adjuvant or advanced disease setting. Of the 40 patients, two ...

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U2's The Edge talks up food as an anti-cancer weapon - Chicago Tribune

Nutrition and Cancer - Wed, 2017-06-21 09:10

Chicago Tribune

U2's The Edge talks up food as an anti-cancer weapon
Chicago Tribune
The experience heightened the legendary musician's interest in health and cancer, and especially in angiogenesis, which focuses on the formation of new blood vessels. In recent years, several antiangiogenesis drugs have been developed to disrupt the ...

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Echa's Rac uses Scoel work in new worker exposure opinions - Chemical Watch (subscription)

Carcinogens - Wed, 2017-06-21 08:08

Echa's Rac uses Scoel work in new worker exposure opinions
Chemical Watch (subscription)
Echa's Risk Assessment Committee (Rac) has adopted scientific opinions on occupational exposure for two carcinogens, at the European Commission's request. The Commission is focusing on the activities of Rac and DG Employment's Scientific Committee ...

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10 Foods High In Potassium That You Don't Eat Enough Of - Care2.com

Cancer Fighting Foods - Tue, 2017-06-20 10:02

Care2.com

10 Foods High In Potassium That You Don't Eat Enough Of
Care2.com
Their distinct fat and water content increases absorption of carotenoids from other foods by 2 to 5 times (4). Carotenoids may reduce oxidative stress, which is a risk factor for cancer, cardiovascular disease and poor eye health (5). In addition ...

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Combination of Natural Compounds Better Than Drugs at Fighting Prostate Cancer, Research Finds - Technology Networks

Cancer Fighting Foods - Tue, 2017-06-20 03:04

Technology Networks

Combination of Natural Compounds Better Than Drugs at Fighting Prostate Cancer, Research Finds
Technology Networks
New research from The University of Texas at Austin identifies several natural compounds found in food, including turmeric, apple peels and red grapes, as key ingredients that could thwart the growth of prostate cancer, the most common cancer ...

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Combination of Natural Compounds Better Than Drugs at Fighting Prostate Cancer, Research Finds - Technology Networks

Cancer Fighting Foods - Tue, 2017-06-20 03:04

Technology Networks

Combination of Natural Compounds Better Than Drugs at Fighting Prostate Cancer, Research Finds
Technology Networks
New research from The University of Texas at Austin identifies several natural compounds found in food, including turmeric, apple peels and red grapes, as key ingredients that could thwart the growth of prostate cancer, the most common cancer ...

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Perth GP suspended for encouraging alternative therapy for 10yo ... - WAtoday

Alternative Cancer Treatment - Tue, 2017-06-20 02:40

WAtoday

Perth GP suspended for encouraging alternative therapy for 10yo ...
WAtoday
A Perth GP who encouraged a 10-year-old liver cancer patient to continue receiving natural therapy has been stripped of his medical licence suspended for 12 ...
Perth GP suspended over alternative cancer care | Perth NowPerth Now

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MEA Parenteral Nutrition Market is expected to reach USD 377.1 million by 2025 - PR Newswire (press release)

Nutrition and Cancer - Tue, 2017-06-20 00:08

MEA Parenteral Nutrition Market is expected to reach USD 377.1 million by 2025
PR Newswire (press release)
Parenteral nutrition helps in the administration of key vital nutrients that are useful in maintaining strength, energy, and hydration level in cancer patients, thus, acting a vital impact rendering driver expected to surge market growth over the ...

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Ferenstein: My Experiment with a Cheaper, Legal Obamacare Alternative that Rewards Healthy Lifestyles - Breitbart News

Alternative Cancer Treatment - Mon, 2017-06-19 17:52

Breitbart News

Ferenstein: My Experiment with a Cheaper, Legal Obamacare Alternative that Rewards Healthy Lifestyles
Breitbart News
Healthy behavior is a powerful known treatment for many major illnesses, including cancer, heart disease, depression, and Parkinson's. Recently, Republicans have faced a string of attacks in the media for proposing reforms similar to the healthshare ...

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Breast cancer survivors celebrate life - New Jersey Herald - - New Jersey Herald

Nutrition and Cancer - Mon, 2017-06-19 12:57

New Jersey Herald

Breast cancer survivors celebrate life - New Jersey Herald -
New Jersey Herald
Local breast cancer survivors recently enjoyed a celebration of life at Project Self-Sufficiency, complete with presentations, panel discussions, health and ...

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Say no to bacon – and 9 other surprising carcinogens - BT.com

Carcinogens - Mon, 2017-06-19 08:48

BT.com

Say no to bacon – and 9 other surprising carcinogens
BT.com
According to the World Health Organisation in 2015, red meat is "probably" carcinogenic to humans and processed meat is carcinogenic, meaning bacon is now up there alongside cigarettes and asbestos in the cancer causing steaks (ahem). So, aside from ...

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Cancer is a pause, not the end of the road: Samara Mahindra lights the path - YourStory.com

Nutrition and Cancer - Mon, 2017-06-19 01:56

YourStory.com

Cancer is a pause, not the end of the road: Samara Mahindra lights the path
YourStory.com
SM: We focus on dietary nutrition intervention, which is key. People think they know what to eat but they don't and it has to be very specific to the type of cancer they are going through. We have a personalised dietary nutrition protocol, we provide ...

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Caboolture chiropractor prescribes Vitamin C for cancer - Caboolture News

Alternative Cancer Treatment - Mon, 2017-06-19 01:11

Caboolture News

Caboolture chiropractor prescribes Vitamin C for cancer
Caboolture News
The Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal ruled Zaphir, who operated out of alternative therapy shop Crystal Connections in Caboolture and a clinic in West End, led cancer patient Ian Booth to believe if his "protocols" were followed his illness ...
QCAT confirms Health Ombudsman's order to prohibit George Zaphir from providing health servicesCourier Mail

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