Tag: how to prevent cancer

How Parasite Infection Can Lead to Cancer

How Parasite Infection Can Lead to Cancer

| May 18, 2018

Cancer is the number two cause of death in United States, and among the leading causes of death worldwide—more than 600,000 people die each year from cancer in the United States alone.[1] Diagnoses (and even morality rates for some cancers) are on the rise, so it’s imperative that we seek a comprehensive understanding of the […]

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Study Confirms That Processed Foods Increase Cancer Risk

Study Confirms That Processed Foods Increase Cancer Risk

| Apr 29, 2018

Of all the health-sapping offerings in the Standard American Diet, processed foods are some of the worst. We’ve written before about the dangerous world of food processing. Processed foods are designed to be cheap, convenient, and ultra-satisfying (often even addictive); they are devoid of nutrients, and in many cases are more like poison than food. […]

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Protect Your Heart, Brain, and More with Blueberries

Protect Your Heart, Brain, and More with Blueberries

| Apr 26, 2018

It’s nice when the foods that safeguard our health are also delicious. The approach of summertime means that many such healing treats are in season. Blueberries are a prime example—these plump, subtly sweet fruits are garnering increasing attention from the medical research community. We’ve written about the primary importance of antioxidants before—how they scavenge free […]

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The Connection Between Metabolic Syndrome and Cancer: Are You at Risk?

The Connection Between Metabolic Syndrome and Cancer: Are You at Risk?

| Apr 14, 2018

Cancer incidence is reaching epidemic levels. Experts estimate that, at current rates, nearly 40% of all men and women will be diagnosed with cancer at some point in their lifetimes[1]—and that by 2020, the number of new cancer cases will rise by another 24% for men and 21% for women.[2] In an attempt to combat […]

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Why You Should Think Twice about Root Canals

Why You Should Think Twice about Root Canals

| Mar 15, 2018

Conventional dentistry suffers from some worrying flaws. We’ve written in past articles about the health issues associated with common dental practices (though they should really be called malpractices). Both the FDA and ADA refuse to acknowledge any present dangers, and in many cases have even gone to great lengths to silence criticism—so you may not […]

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Why You Should Eat an Extra Helping of Cranberries on Thanksgiving

Why You Should Eat an Extra Helping of Cranberries on Thanksgiving

| Nov 23, 2017

  Chances are you’ve had your fair share of cranberry sauce on Thanksgiving. While this popular dish is appreciated for the sweet and tart addition it makes, it’s not usually regarded as a health food—but studies on cranberries reveal that we’d do well with eat more of these tart little treats. We’ve written in the […]

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Do You Have a Vitamin C Deficiency?

Do You Have a Vitamin C Deficiency?

| Nov 1, 2017

  Of all the nutrient deficiencies discussed, vitamin C is certainly not the most common. It’s almost invariably associated with scurvy, a condition characterized by mood imbalance, connective tissue defects, rashes, impaired wound healing, and even internal bleeding. Scurvy occurs in circumstances of dire malnutrition—such conditions are still endured in developing countries, and sailors historically […]

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Fight Cancer Stem Cells with Food, Not Drugs

Fight Cancer Stem Cells with Food, Not Drugs

| Oct 16, 2017

The mainstream oncology industry would have you believe that dangerous and invasive treatment methods like chemotherapy, radiation therapy, and surgery are the only options for fighting cancer. But a mountain of research says otherwise—a growing community of experts are beginning to recognize that conventional cancer treatments are unnecessarily risky, and that there’s a better way. […]

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Broccoli Contains Powerful Anti-Aging and Anti-Cancer Properties

Broccoli Contains Powerful Anti-Aging and Anti-Cancer Properties

| Jul 3, 2017

If you still haven’t outgrown your childhood aversion to broccoli, you may want to do so now—a continuing wave of research is confirming that broccoli offers even more powerful health benefits than previously imagined. The compound that has been getting the most attention is sulfurophane. This organic sulfur molecule broke onto the scene when scientists discovered […]

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Mushrooms Fight Cancer and Promote Radiant Health

Mushrooms Fight Cancer and Promote Radiant Health

| Jan 31, 2017

Mushrooms may very well be the world’s most underestimated class of superfoods. For many people, they’re just another common food, and for others they’re a creepy and less than palatable dinner plate addition. But according to medical researchers, as well as a growing number of medical mushroom enthusiasts, they’re one of the most impressively healing […]

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