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Higher vitamin D levels REDUCE the risk of liver cancer by up to 50%

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(Naturalhealth365) Of all forms of cancer, liver cancer – which claims over 24,000 lives a year in the United States alone – is one of the most dreadful. But, the real tragedy is how Western medicine continues to ignore the healing (and protective) power of nutrition – especially the value of maintaining higher vitamin D levels. The U.S. Centers for ... Read More »

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Blood pressure drugs EXPOSED for increasing the risk of pancreatic cancer in women

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(NaturalHealth365) Arguably, some blood pressure medications may be necessary and offer a benefit for those suffering with cardiovascular issues. But, of equal importance is, research out of the Baylor College of Medicine that has determined some of these drugs – like calcium channel blockers (CCBs) – can raise the risk of pancreatic cancer in menopausal women. CCBs work by preventing ... Read More »

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11 nutritional supplements that can reduce cancer risk from alcohol consumption

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(Naturalhealth365) Although research has shown that small to moderate amounts of alcohol can offer some benefits to the heart, drinking is by no means an unmitigated blessing when it comes to your health. In fact, a European study has shown that drinking – even in amounts as modest as one to two drinks a day – increases the odds of ... Read More »

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Exciting research: Lycopene has an anticancer effect on colorectal, ovarian and skin cancer cells

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(Naturalhealth365) According to the National Cancer Institute, over 1.7 million new cases of cancer will be diagnosed in the United States this year – with the disease expected to claim the lives of over 609,000 people. As the search for non-toxic natural treatments continues, lycopene – a nutrient found in tomatoes – is impressing researchers with its ability to inhibit ... Read More »

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Can a low carbohydrate diet change your genetics and reduce the risk of cancer?

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(NaturalHealth365) The low carbohydrate diet is all the rage these days for everything from losing weight and gaining more mental focus to lowering inflammation. But can eating a low carbohydrate diet change your genetics to prevent or in some cases even reverse illnesses like breast cancer? Several studies weigh in with their answers. Let’s take a closer look. Editor’s note: ... Read More »

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Breast cancer has an increased risk of spreading after surgery, researchers discover why

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(NaturalHealth365) It is an unfortunate medical fact that persons with breast cancer are highly likely to experience a recurrence after surgical tumor removal or a mastectomy. The cancer relapse usually takes place within 18 months of a surgical intervention. However, until now, medical professionals were at a loss as to why. A recent study by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology ... Read More »

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Pharmacy made millions selling counterfeit cancer drugs and unapproved pharmaceuticals to U.S. citizens

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(Naturalhealth365) An online pharmacy’s criminal, callous contempt for health and safety has been exposed for all to see – but many say the penalty is far too lenient. Canada Drugs, which made massive profits by selling counterfeit and unapproved cancer drugs, was fined $34 million last week by a Montana district court judge. (And, they did the same thing with ... Read More »

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Does stir frying destroy the cancer-fighting properties of glucosinolates?

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(Naturalhealth365) Glucosinolates may not be a word that rolls easily off the tongue. But, the presence of these natural phytochemicals is what makes cruciferous vegetables like Brussels sprouts and broccoli such cancer-fighting nutritional superstars. And, while stir-frying is a popular method of preparation, concern exists over whether this cooking method can deplete disease-fighting compounds. In a recent study, researchers set ... Read More »

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Brain cancer strongly linked to cell phone radiation in brand-new, large-scale study

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(Naturalhealth365) Even if the wireless industry would like you to ignore this truth: it looks like very little cell phone use – per month – can cause a big increase in the risk of brain cancer. An astounding 95 out of 100 adult Americans currently own cell phones, a testament to the nation’s near-universal embrace of a mode of communication ... Read More »

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Breast cancer linked to an imbalanced microbiome, research says

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(Naturalhealth365) Breast cancer, second only to lung cancer as a cause of cancer deaths among women, is expected to claim the lives of over 40,000 women in 2017 alone. As researchers race to find better methods of preventing, detecting and treating this deadly disease, they are learning more about the vital role played by the microbiome – the body’s population ... Read More »

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The anticancer benefits of lemon

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(NaturalHealth365) Lemon is a tasty addition to foods and beverages and also a favorite aromatherapy scent. However, the benefits of lemon go beyond its citrus flavor and uplifting aroma. Lemons, especially the peels, can also bring tremendous anticancer benefits. Lemon peels contain key compounds that bolster the immune system to more effectively fight cancer. Science is increasingly coming to the ... Read More »

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An overlooked trace mineral for cancer prevention and bone health

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(Naturalhealth365)  Cancer prevention is on everyone’s mind.  Of course, other diseases like diabetes, dementia and arthritis can not be forgotten.  And, for good reason because the numbers are (conventionally-speaking) out of control! For example, prostate cancer currently affects over 172,000 men in the United States – while an estimated 54.4 million people nationwide suffer from arthritis, a debilitating and painful ... Read More »

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