Articles Tagged with cancer

Low-Fat Diet Could Help Women Survive Breast Cancer

A new study reveals that in addition to the other health benefits of a low fat diet, reducing the fat may also help women survive breast cancer.

A new study that was presented at the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium shows that women who have a low fat diet may have a better shot at beating breast cancer and extending their lives than women on conventional American diets. The Women’s Intervention Nutrition Study was conducted by researchers from Los Angeles Biomedical Research… Read more »

Smoking May Kill The Y Chromosome

Research indicates that  Y chromosome counts may be affected by smoking habits in men.

The Y chromosome. Men have it. Women don’t. New results in genetic research may have revealed why men are more prone to smoking-related illnesses than women, and why they have a higher mortality rate than their female counterparts. Everyone knows that the Y chromosome is responsible for determining gender, but recent findings suggest it may… Read more »

Delicious Skin Care: 6 Power House Foods For Healthy Skin

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With all of the latest skin care products on the market, many people overlook one of the most important steps in their skin care routine: their diet. What we eat can have an enormous impact on our skin and a lot of the natural ingredients that we see included in skin care products, like avocado,… Read more »

Buffalo Bills QB Jim Kelly Reveals MRSA Infection In Bones

Cancer-Free Jim Kelly Now Has MRSA Infection

After being declared cancer free two months ago following a lengthy battle with sinus cancer, retired Buffalo Bills quarterback Jim Kelly revealed that he now has an MRSA infection in his bones. Kelly, who played for the Bills from 1986-1996, was diagnosed with squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) in 2013 and surgery initially removed all traces… Read more »

Joan Lunden Talks Cancer, Hair Loss In ‘People’ Cover

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Joan Lunden, the former Good Morning America anchor, is battling breast cancer and appears on the latest issue of People magazine after having undergone several chemotherapy treatments. The 64-year-old Lunden shows that with or without hair, she’s beautiful inside and out. She told the magazine that she wanted to appear as she is, no wigs… Read more »

E-Cigarettes Won’t Help Smokers Quit Says New Study

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When e-cigarettes were initially released, the general reaction to them across the board was positive. They were intended to help those who smoked to be able to stop. They eliminated second-hand smoke and they provided smokers with a genuine, nicotine-charged alternative to lighting up. Then groups and individuals started getting concerned about what was being… Read more »

Will Ferrell Will Play Video Games With You For Charity

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Comedian and actor Will Ferrell, known for appearing in such films as Anchorman, is posing a challenge to all gamers in order to raise money for his chosen charities. Ferrell teamed up with Twitch, a video platform and gaming community, for an Indiegogo campaign called “Will Ferrell’s SuperMegaBlastMax Gamer Challenge” to raise $375,000 for Cancer… Read more »

Ariana Grande Stands Up To Cancer

Ariana Grande performs for Stand Up to Cancer.

Cancer is a frightening disease. No one needs to read an article to tell them that. Most people know someone who has had to deal with the disease. Many of those know someone who has lost their life to it. In July, Ariana Grande lost her grandfather. Earlier this year, Grandpa Grande was diagnosed with… Read more »