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Traditional food beats chemotherapy for cancer

Traditional food beats chemotherapy for cancer

Traditional food beats chemotherapy for cancer A traditional food beats chemotherapy for cancer, according to a new study from the journal Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry. According to the American Cancer Society (ACS), lung cancer is the second most common type of cancer in both men and women. About 14% of […]

by May 26, 2016
3 potent natural allergy remedies

3 potent natural allergy remedies

3 potent natural allergy remedies The hotter weather is here and with it comes allergies. Stay equipped with the 3 potent natural allergy remedies that are proven by studies. The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America estimates that around 40 million people in the United States alone suffer from seasonal […]

by May 25, 2016
CDC reports 9 new cases of Zika virus in pregnant women

CDC reports 9 new cases of Zika virus in pregnant women

CDC reports 9 new cases of Zika virus in pregnant women The World Health Organization (WHO) recently declared the Zika virus as a public health emergency of international concern. As recently reported by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): Health officials from the CDC have confirmed that there […]

by February 29, 2016
FDA to start testing for pesticide glyphosate in food

FDA to start testing for pesticide glyphosate in food

The most commonly used weed-killing spray Roundup is “probably carcinogenic to humans,” according to a recent statement from the World Health Organization (WHO) and the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC). Glyphosate, one of the chemicals in Roundup is believed to be responsible for the pesticide’s possible carcinogenicity. The […]

by February 26, 2016
The health benefits of kissing

The health benefits of kissing

Kissing is one the most intimate and romantic acts we can share with our lover or significant other. Studies have shown that there is more to kissing than meets the lips. Let’s take a look at the health benefits of kissing. Better teeth: One surprising benefits of kissing is teeth […]

by January 14, 2016
Corn syrup is more toxic than table sugar

Corn syrup is more toxic than table sugar

Corn syrup is more toxic than table sugar There have been many ads and debates in the media about high fructose corn syrup (HFCS). While the food industry claims that corn syrup does not cause harm, the statistics tell another story. The average American has increased their HFCS consumption from […]

by January 22, 2015
Researchers have removed HIV from human cells

Researchers have removed HIV from human cells

Researchers have removed HIV from human cells According to AIDS.gov, more than 1.2 million people in the U.S. are living with an HIV infection, and almost 1 in 7 are unaware of their infection. There is still no known cure for the HIV infection, which makes this disease particularly daunting. […]

by January 20, 2015
A daily avocado can lower bad cholesterol

A daily avocado can lower bad cholesterol

A daily avocado can lower bad cholesterol Eating an avocado a day in addition to a heart-healthy diet can reduce bad LDL cholesterol levels, according to research from the American Heart Association. Researchers evaluated heart risks by replacing saturated fats from a traditional American diet with unsaturated fats from avocados. […]

by January 14, 2015