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Dietary fat and risk of renal cell carcinoma in the USA: a case-control study.

Greater intake of fatty foods, including dairy products, red, and cured meats, may induce the formation, growth, and spread of cancerous cells and tumors in the kidneys.

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Fruit and vegetable consumption and psychological distress: cross-sectional and longitudinal analyses based on a large Australian sample.

Larger intake of fruits and vegetables may guard against the occurrence of psychological distress in middle-aged and older individuals.

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Association between intake of red and processed meat and risk of heart failure: a meta-analysis.

Avid consumers of processed meats may be highly vulnerable to heart failure.

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Cigarette smoking and colorectal cancer risk in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition study.

Cigarette smokers may have high propensity to develop colon cancer

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Physical activity and risk of colon adenoma: a meta-analysis.

Regular exercise may help cut down the risk of colon cancer.

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Vegetable and fruit intake and stroke mortality in the Hiroshima/Nagasaki Life Span Study.

​Generous consumption of fruits and vegetables may tilt the odds of avoiding death due to stroke in favor of individuals.

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Physical activity and risks of proximal and distal colon cancers: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Regular exercise may help to fend off colon cancer.

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Meat intake and the risk of hypertension in middle-aged and older women.

Increased intake of meat may heighten the risk of hypertension in middle-aged and older women.

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The risk of colorectal cancer is associated with the frequency of meat consumption in a population-based cohort in Korea.

High dietary ingestion of meat may facilitate the development of colorectal cancer.

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Red meat consumption and metabolic syndrome in the Costa Rica Heart Study.

Fondness for red meat can trigger the onset of metabolic syndrome.

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Lung cancer risk and consumption of vegetables and fruit: an evaluation based on a systematic review of epidemiological evidence from Japan.

A significant reduction in the risk of lung cancer is associated frequent intake of generous portions of fruits.

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Cigarette smoking and colorectal carcinoma mortality in a cohort with long-term follow-up.

Cigarette smoking may elevate the risk of dying from colorectal cancer.

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Fiber intake and renal cell carcinoma: a case-control study from Italy.

Adding more vegetables to a diet may help to fend off renal cell (kidney) carcinoma.

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Parental alcohol consumption and risk of leukemia in the offspring: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Maternal consumption of alcohol, including wine, during pregnancy may increase the risk of having offspring with acute myeloid leukemia.

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Fruit and vegetable intake in relation to the risk of breast cancer in the Black Women’s Health Study.

Following a high vegetable diet rich in cruciferous vegetables may help to ward off breast cancer.

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Fruit and vegetable consumption and diabetes mellitus incidence among U.S. adults.

Eating more fruits and vegetables regularly may make diabetes mellitus less likely to occur in men and women.

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Cigarette smoking and bladder cancer.

​Cigarette smoking may increase an individual's susceptibility to bladder cancer.

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Fruits, vegetables and risk of renal cell carcinoma: a prospective study of Swedish women.

High intake of fruits and vegetables may guard against the development renal cell (kidney) carcinoma.

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Associations between fruit, vegetable and legume intakes and prostate cancer risk: results from the prospective Supplémentation en Vitamines et Minéraux Antioxydants (SU.VI.MAX) cohort.

Fondness for legumes may help halt the development of prostate cancer.

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How robust is the association between smoking and depression in adults: a meta-analysis using linear mixed-effect models.

Cigarette smokers may be highly vulnerable to depression.

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