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Dietary cholesterol and lung cancer risk among men in Hawaii

Greater intake of foods packed with cholesterol is tied to higher risk of lung cancer in men.

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Blood Pressure and Sodium Intake From Snacks in Adolescents

A marked increase in blood pressure numbers is associated with habitual consumption of salty snacks in adolescents.

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Raw Garlic Consumption Is Inversely Associated With Prehypertension in a Large-Scale Adult Population

Adding more raw garlic to our diet may help curb the onset of pre-hypertension.

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Soy and Isoflavone Consumption in Relation to Prostate Cancer Risk in China

High compliance with diets loaded with soy and other isoflavone-rich foods may help ward off prostate cancer.

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Phytoestrogens and Risk of Prostate Cancer: An Updated Meta-Analysis of Epidemiologic Studies

High dietary exposure to foods rich in certain phytoestrogens, including daidzein , genistein, and glycitein, may help fend off prostate cancer.

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Phytoestrogens and Thyroid Cancer Risk: The San Francisco Bay Area Thyroid Cancer Study

Eating generous portions of foods rich in phytoestrogens, such as alfafa sprout and soy foods, regularly may help hinder the development of thyroid cancer.

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Whole Grain Intake in Relation to Body Weight: From Epidemiological Evidence to Clinical Trials

Eating whole grains regularly can help an individual to attain and maintain a healthy body weight.

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Dietary Intake of Flavonoid Subclasses and Risk of Colorectal Cancer: Evidence From Population Studies

Habitual consumption of foods loaded with flavonoids, especially isoflavones and procyanidins, may help to keep colorectal cancer at bay.

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Risk of Gestational Diabetes Mellitus in Relation to Maternal Egg and Cholesterol Intake

Gestational diabetes is more likely to occur in pregnant women who enjoyed consuming high-cholesterol foods, such as eggs.

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Dietary Fat and Cholesterol and Risk of Cardiovascular Disease in Older Adults: The Health ABC Study

Avid consumption of eggs and other cholesterol-containing foods may increase the risk of cardiovascular disease in elderly men and women.

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The Protective Effect of Dietary Phytosterols on Cancer Risk: A Systematic Meta-Analysis

Frequent eating of foods high in phytosterols may protect individuals against cancer.

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Effects of Dietary Pulse Consumption on Body Weight: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials

Daily consumption of 1 serving of pulses may help an individual shed off excess weight.

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