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Does Alcohol Use Affect Cancer Risk?

Regular drinking of alcohol may spur the development of different types of cancer.

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3 Diseases Whole Grains May Help Prevent

Consume Whole Grains to Help Prevent Disease
The 2015 Dietary Guidelines for Americans recommend the consumption of 3 to 5 servings of whole grains for adults and 2 to 3 servings for children. Unfortunately, a large number of adults and children in the US are consuming too much refined grain flour instead of the recommended amounts of whole grains, thereby missing out on the wide array o...
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Consumption of Sugars, Sugary Foods, and Sugary Beverages in Relation to Cancer Risk: A Systematic Review of Longitudinal Studies.

The odds of developing cancer may be stacked against individuals who regularly consumed generous amounts of sugary foods and beverages.

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Consumption of sugar-sweetened and artificially sweetened soft drinks and risk of obesity-related cancers.

The odds of developing obesity-related cancers may be stacked against individuals who are avid consumers of sugar-sweetened beverages.

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Dr. Carney Maui Interview by Dr. Van Dyken

Linda Carney MD interviewed on Maui by Irminne Van Dyken MD
On the last day of Linda Carney MD's trip to Hawaii for the Vegetarian Society of Hawaii, Dr. Carney was interviewed by Irminne Van Dyken MD for Dr. Van Dyken's Out of the Doldrums YouTube channel. This interview was conducted in the rain forest of Honolua Bay on the northwest side of the Island of Maui where...
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Colleen Fedak
I found it interesting that Dr. Carney limits herself to 1 T. of coconut a year. So being allergic to chocolate could be related t... Read More
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Association between exclusive pipe smoking and mortality from cancer and other diseases.

Pipe smokers may be much more liable to die from stroke, coronary heart disease, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, and cancers of the oropharynx, esophagus, larynx, lungs, colon, rectum, and pancreas.

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Marijuana use and increased risk of squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck.

Marijuana might be a risk factor for cancer of the head and neck.

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Vegetarian, vegan diets and multiple health outcomes: A systematic review with meta-analysis of observational studies.

The probability of developing and dying from cancer and ischemic heart disease is low in vegetarians.

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Cardiovascular disease mortality and cancer incidence in vegetarians: a meta-analysis and systematic review.

Habitual intake of vegetarian diets may be tied to lower risk of cancer and mortality from cardiovascular disease.

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Benefits of Eating Citrus Fruits Daily

Beautiful Assorted Citrus Fruits
What do oranges, lemons, grapefruits, limes and tangerines have in common, besides all being members of the citrus fruit family? These fruits are widely cultivated and consumed all over the world for their pleasant taste and health benefits. They are loaded with minerals, phytochemicals, dietary fiber, and vitamins, particularly vita...
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Smoking and biliary tract cancers in a cohort of US veterans.

​Cigarette smokers may be highly predisposed to develop cancers of the biliary tract.

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Reduce Cancer Risk With Cruciferous Vegetables

Brocolli and Colorful Cauliflower
When it comes to the health and nutritional benefits of cruciferous vegetables, the science is clear. The wide array of nutrients found in these vegetables are beneficial in the prevention of various chronic diseases, including type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disorders, Alzheimer's disease, and cancer. Now a new study has added to the (already larg...
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I find it interesting that the rate of cancer seems to be higher per 100,000 people in the North East Than the South West. See th... Read More
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