Cancer

Tomato and Soy Combo May be Effective in Preventing Prostate Cancer

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Consuming tomato and soy together are more effective in preventing prostate cancer than eating them separately, a new US study suggests. “Eating tomato, soy, and the combination of the two significantly reduced prostate cancer incidence. But the combination gave the best results,” said lead researcher, …

Top 10 Foods That Fight Colon Cancer

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Colon cancer is the fourth most common cancer in the US and is one of the leading causes of cancer-related deaths worldwide. Anyone can get colon cancer but it is more common in people over 50 years. People with a family history of colon cancer …

High Magnesium Intake is Associated with Reduced Risk of Colon Cancer

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A new study published in the European Journal of Clinical Nutrition suggests that high magnesium intake may be associated with a decreased risk of colon cancer. Magnesium is an essential nutrient that is needed by the body for the proper functioning of the nervous, muscular …

Chronic Constipation May Increase the Risk of Colon Cancer

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Though constipation is not considered a serious health condition, but it should be treated on time because if left untreated, chronic constipation can increase the risk of developing colon cancer and benign neoplasm. A benign neoplasm is an abnormal growth of cells that divide and …

Coffee Plus Exercise May Reduce Skin Cancer Risk

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A recent study suggests that drinking coffee along with exercise may be effective in reducing skin cancer risk. For the study, researchers from Rutgers Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy in New Jersey exposed 160 mice to UV light, which is known to cause skin cancer, …

Women Are More Likely To Survive From Lung Cancer Than Men

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Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death in the world. Even thought, this disease can affect anyone, both men and women, and is difficult to treat. But women are more likely to survive from lung cancer than men. Currently, the number of women …

Well-Done, Grilled Red Meat Associated With Prostate Cancer

Well-Done, Grilled Red Meat Associated With Prostate Cancer

Red meat has long been linked to clogged arteries and heart disease. But a recent study found that red meat, particularly well-done, grilled red meat, also associated with prostate cancer. In the study, which was published in the journal of PLoS One, researchers at the …

Ginger Root May Help Prevent Bowel Cancer

ginger root may help prevent bowel cancer

Ginger is known to have anti-bacterial, anti-fungal and anti-inflammatory properties, making it a useful remedy for treating various diseases and conditions. A new study found that consumption of ginger root may also help prevent bowel cancer. Bowel cancer or also known as colon cancer is …

Pancreatic Cancer Survival Rate

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Pancreatic cancer is an aggressive and fast developing disease, which kills its victims within five years after diagnosis. The survival rate for pancreatic cancer patients living over 5 years is only 4 percent. With a very low survival rate of 4 percent, pancreatic cancer is …

Exercise May Help Fight Cancer

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Exercise has been known to be beneficial for a healthy lifestyle. Cardiovascular, weight control, and even mental health benefits have already been linked to exercise. As studies continue on this topic, more and more evidences point to the other benefits of exercise including fighting cancer. …