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Drinking coffee protects from dangerous liver cancer

Drinking coffee protects from dangerous liver cancer, according to new research from the UK. Coffee lovers, time to rejoice! Coffee has shown much health benefits lately and is a huge part of the American lifestyle. According to Harvard research, 54 percent of Americans over the age of 18 drink coffee every day. The […]

by June 22, 2017
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Grape compounds kill colon cancer stem cells

Penn State researchers have found that grape compounds kill colon cancer stem cells. Resveratrol, a compound found in grapes, could eventually help create treatments to prevent colon cancer, said Jairam K.P. Vanamala, associate professor of food sciences, Penn State. According to American Cancer Society statistics, there will be over 95,000 cases of […]

by June 20, 2017
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Cannabis compound may help treat schizophrenia

A cannabis compound may help treat schizophrenia, according to a new study from the Illawarra Health and Medical Research Institute. Medical marijuana is increasing in popularity as a treatment for many conditions, including eating disorders, cancers, and pain. It is becoming legal in more and more states. With marijuana being more widely accepted […]

by June 19, 2017
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Eating french fries may double the risk of premature death

Eating french fries may double the risk of premature death, according to recent research from Italy. Let’s learn more about the health risks found in the study. French fries are a staple in pretty much every American restaurant, especially fast food ones. Back in February of this year, we reported […]

by June 18, 2017
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Vegetarian diets are almost twice as effective for weight loss

Vegetarian diets are almost twice as effective for weight loss, according to new research from the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine. Those who go vegetarian lose weight more effectively than those on conventional low-calorie diets, but also improve their metabolism by reducing muscle fat. In the study, 74 participants with […]

by June 16, 2017
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Could broccoli sprouts be the key to fighting diabetes?

Could broccoli sprouts be the key to fighting diabetes? Take a look at new research from the American Association for the Advancement of Science. According to the new study, concentrated broccoli sprout extract may help type 2 diabetes control their blood sugar. The results of this study suggest that there […]

by June 15, 2017
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Mindfulness meditation reduces stress and anxiety

Mindfulness meditation reduces stress and anxiety, according to a new study led by the Georgetown University Medical Center. The ancient practice of meditation is gaining recognition – not only for its spiritual benefits, but its health benefits as well. Back in May, we reported on how meditation can reduce the risk […]

by June 13, 2017
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3 unusual prostate cancer-killing foods

New research from the University of Texas at Austin has uncovered 3 unusual prostate cancer-killing foods that you may not expect. According to Linus Pauling Institute in Oregon, “Prostate cancer is the second leading cause of cancer deaths in American men.” The prostate is a vital part of the male reproductive […]

by June 12, 2017