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Intermittent fasting: How I got started

Intermittent fasting: How I got started

Intermittent fasting regimes are gaining traction as a way to manage weight and long-term health. This is how I got started. Watching the clock was part of my first month of intermittent fasting. It’s Tuesday, midafternoon. I’ve felt my concentration slip more than usual in the last half an hour. I’m also feeling quite cold. […]

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Study ties unhealthy gums to liver cancer risk

Study ties unhealthy gums to liver cancer risk

A large study of people living in the United Kingdom found that those who reported having poor oral health, such as sore or bleeding gums or loose teeth, had a 75% higher risk of developing liver cancer. Maintaining good oral hygiene may have implications for the health of our liver, new research suggests. Previous studies […]

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How vitamin D helps fight treatment-resistant cancer

How vitamin D helps fight treatment-resistant cancer

The main cause of failure in chemotherapy treatments is that tumors develop resistance to anticancer drugs. Now, a new study reveals how vitamin D can help to overcome this problem. Using cultured tumor cells, scientists found an ‘active metabolite of vitamin D3’ that kills cancer cells. Researchers from South Dakota State University, in Brookings, have […]

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Are dogs better at detecting cancer ‘than advanced technology?’

Are dogs better at detecting cancer ‘than advanced technology?’

Because dogs have an extremely sensitive sense of smell, researchers are increasingly interested in finding out whether they can detect disease. One new study working with beagles has found that they can successfully “sniff out” lung cancer with extremely high accuracy. Beagles are not just friendly and extremely cuddly; they can accurately detect cancer. Recent […]

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Many Advanced Colon Cancers Were ‘Born’ Ready to Spread

Many Advanced Colon Cancers Were ‘Born’ Ready to Spread

By Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter Latest Cancer News TUESDAY, June 18, 2019 (HealthDay News) — In most patients with metastatic colon cancer, the disease may have begun spreading throughout the body very early on — when the original tumor was no bigger than a poppy seed, a new study suggests. Metastatic refers to the most advanced […]

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Yogurt Might Help Men Avoid Colon Cancer: Study

Yogurt Might Help Men Avoid Colon Cancer: Study

By Steven ReinbergHealthDay Reporter Latest Cancer News TUESDAY, June 18, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Yogurt is a healthy food, and it may also be a cancer fighter, a new study suggests. Men who had two or more servings of yogurt a week had a 26% lower risk of developing precancerous growths in their colon, a […]

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Is decaf coffee harmful to health?

Is decaf coffee harmful to health?

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What causes a lump on the areola

What causes a lump on the areola

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Scientists synthesize anticancer drug in ‘landmark discovery’

Scientists synthesize anticancer drug in ‘landmark discovery’

In what they have called an ‘unprecedented achievement,’ researchers have managed to synthesize a powerful anticancer compound. Scientists have been trying to achieve this feat for more than 3 decades. New research achieves the total synthesis of a powerful anticancer compound. Yoshito Kishi, who is the Morris Loeb Professor of Chemistry in the Department of […]

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Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma (ACC)

Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma (ACC)

Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma Symptom Paralysis Paralysis is the loss or impairment of voluntary muscular power. Paralysis can result from either diseases involving changes in the makeup of nervous or muscular tissue or those that are the result of metabolic disturbances that interfere with the function of nerves or muscles. Depending upon the cause, paralysis may […]