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Prevent Cancer with Popcorn!
By Ed Barillas- Staff Writer Have you ever thought of fighting diseases like heart disease, cancer and even slowing down aging with popcorn?  Well, pop away.  Popcorn contains polyphenois which are antioxidants that help rid the body of free radicals.  Popcorn is also full of fibers and has a... Read more
Do Cell Phones Really Cause Cancer?

With over 5 billion cell phones in use and the number climbing everyday the question about a relationship to developing cancer has become a regular topic of conversation. So what’s the answer? …

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Keep Prostate Cancer At Bay
Prostate cancer is the leading cause of cancer deaths in men and the older men get the higher the chance of getting this disease. Prostate cancer develops slowly is mostly unheard of in men under the age of 50. A healthy diet and annual checkups can keep you on... Read more
Amyloidosis

Amyloidosis

Medical September 10, 2012

Amyloidosis is a term used for a group of disorders in which abnormal proteins called amyloids are mistakenly deposited into the tissues and/or organs. These abnormal proteins or amyloids are usually made by cells in the bone marrow and can be deposited in any organ or any tissue throughout the body…

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The Soft Drink Controversy Continues
There is a controversy stirring up in India as to whether harmful chemicals along with pesticides are really found in products made by the Coca-Cola Company.  An independent organization in New Delhi, India stated that aerated waters produced by soft drink manufacturers that goes for Pepsi as well, was... Read more
Facts On Cancer

Facts On Cancer

Medical July 18, 2012

Cancer starts when cells in the body begin to grow uncontrolably.  the human body is made up of trillions of living cells and these cells divide quicker to allow a child to grow and when a person is completely grown they only devide to replace wornout or dead cells... Read more
Hodgkins disease

Hodgkins disease

Medical July 11, 2012

Hodgkins lymphoma or Hodgkins disease is a form of cancer that originates is the lymph system which is part of the immune system, as opposed to the non-Hodgkins lymphomas which originate in the blood. Both affect some form of white blood cell…

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Leukemia

Leukemia

Medical June 18, 2012

One of the most frequently asked questions peole have when diagnosed with cancer is how? What caused it? Unfortunately as yet no one has been able to determine the exact cause of any of the leukemias. However, researchers have determined that there are certain risk factors that can increase your chance of getting some form of leukemia…

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Mesothelioma

Mesothelioma

Medical June 15, 2012

Mesothelioma is a form of cancer that affectsthe protective lining that covers most of our internal organs. At one time it was
considered to be a rare form of cancer that is caused by exposure to asbestos. It is considered the most serious of all the asbestos
related diseases. Mesothelioma is diagnosed in approximately 3,000 Americans every year…

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Causes and Treatment of Breast Cancer
Breast cancer is a type of uncontrolled growth of abnormal cells that can develop in one of several areas of the breast, including the ducts that carry milk to the nipple, the small sacs that produce milk (lobules) and the nonglandular tissue. Breast Cancer is estimated that 192,200 women... Read more