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New Study: Sugary Drinks May Raise Cancer Risk

New Study: Sugary Drinks May Raise Cancer Risk

Scientists have linked sugar with a wide range of health risks. Now, researchers are examining the link between sugary drinks and the risk of developing cancer.

New Study: Flavonoid-Rich Diet Protects Against Cancer and Heart Disease

New Study: Flavonoid-Rich Diet Protects Against Cancer and Heart Disease

According to researchers, consuming flavonoid-rich items protects against cancer and heart disease, particularly for smokers and heavy drinkers.

Study: Alarming Rise in Cancer due to Diabetes and Obesity

Study: Alarming Rise in Cancer due to Diabetes and Obesity

Photo by Jennifer Burk on Unsplash Researchers from several worldwide institutions – including the Imperial College London in the UK and the International Agency for Research on Cancer of the World Health Organization (WHO) in France – have discovered that cancers related to metabolic diseases […]

New Study: High PSA Levels Don’t Always Indicate Cancer

New Study: High PSA Levels Don’t Always Indicate Cancer

Photo by Hush Naidoo on Unsplash The Prostate-Specific Antigen (PSA) test is a blood test that measures levels of a protein the prostate gland produces. Though many men with prostate cancer usually have high levels of this protein, this does not always indicate cancer for […]

New Study: Breast Cancer Linked to Bacterial Imbalances

New Study: Breast Cancer Linked to Bacterial Imbalances

Photo by Drew Hays on Unsplash Researchers from the Cleveland Clinic have uncovered differences in the bacterial composition of breast tissue of healthy women vs. women with breast cancer. Importance of Bacteria Bacteria that exists in your body is often thought of as unhealthy, but […]

The Scientific Link Between Alcohol and Breast Cancer in African American Women

The Scientific Link Between Alcohol and Breast Cancer in African American Women

*Image: Huffington Post The scientific link between alcohol and breast cancer is strong, but most of the research backing it has been done in caucasian women, not diverse groups of women. Now, in a new analysis published in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention, scientists find […]