Breast Cancer Prevention

Chemicals in cosmetics and personal care products may cause cancer

Chemicals in cosmetics and personal care products may cause cancer

Other than skin cancer, breast cancer is the most common type of cancer in American women. According to the American Cancer Society, about 1 in every 8 women in the United States will develop invasive breast cancer during their lifetime. New research now shows that chemicals in cosmetics and personal […]

by November 1, 2015
Online breast cancer risk calculator developed

Online breast cancer risk calculator developed

Other than skin cancer, breast cancer is the most common type of cancer in American women. According to the American Cancer Society, about 1 in every 8 women in the United States will develop invasive breast cancer during their lifetime. Charlotte Gard, an assistant professor at New Mexico State University, […]

by October 11, 2015
Many reasons to eat ginger

Many reasons to eat ginger

Ginger is revered for its many medicinal benefits. It came from Southeast Asia, from where it was traded around the world. It is often added to soups, sauces, and stir-fried vegetables to add a nice spicy kick. Ginger is also often used to make a tea. There are so many […]

by March 31, 2015
Is there a link between wearing a bra and breast cancer?

Is there a link between wearing a bra and breast cancer?

A population-based study found no association between wearing a bra and increased breast cancer risk with menopausal women, according to research by the American Association of Cancer Research. The study was published in the journal Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention. “There have been some concerns that one of the reasons […]

by September 15, 2014
Eating ginger may kill breast cancer cells

Eating ginger may kill breast cancer cells

Our motto is: Eating organic foods is key to optimal health. Fresh organic foods are packed with antioxidants and unique nutrients that can keep your immune system in top shape. The nutrients in these organic foods can also help prevent and treat disease. Ginger is part of the herb family. […]

by August 24, 2014
Expressing emotions through writing may help breast cancer survivors

Expressing emotions through writing may help breast cancer survivors

Healthy living is a life style and it includes being informed on the latest health news so you can take steps to living a long, healthy life. Other than skin cancer, breast cancer is the most common type of cancer in American women. According to the American Cancer Society, about […]

by August 23, 2014
Postmenopausal breast cancer risk decreases significantly with regular exercise

Postmenopausal breast cancer risk decreases significantly with regular exercise

Healthy living is also about being educated on the latest health news so you can take steps to keep you and your loved ones safe. Other than skin cancer, breast cancer is the most common type of cancer in American women. According to the American Cancer Society, about 1 in […]

by August 21, 2014