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Vegetables for Breast Cancer Survival

Vegetables for Breast Cancer Survival

Simple changes in diet and lifestyle may quadruple a woman’s survival rate from breast cancer.  On the eve of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, this is the big secret Susan G. Komen doesn’t want you to know — if they did, their signature color would be green, not pink. Their advice is “Breast cancer survivors should follow the same healthy diet […]

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Which Seaweed is Most Protective Against Breast Cancer?

Which Seaweed is Most Protective Against Breast Cancer?

Nori seaweed snacks may favorably alter estrogen metabolism by modulating women’s gut flora, resulting in decreased breast cancer risk. More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org

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PhIP: The Three Strikes Breast Carcinogen

The cooked meat carcinogen PhIP found in fried bacon, fish, and chicken may not only trigger cancer and promote tumor growth, but also increase its metastatic potential by increasing its invasiveness. Read full article: http://nutritionfacts.org/2013/07/09/blocking-cancer-formation-green-tea-garlic/ More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org

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Prevent Breast Cancer by Any Greens Necessary

Prevent Breast Cancer by Any Greens Necessary

Recently a study of 50,000 African-American women was published, a sadly neglected demographic when it comes to nutritional science and, in fact, medical research generally. Certain African populations were among the healthiest on earth, inspiring one of America’s lifestyle medicine pioneers Nathan Pritikin (see my 2-min. video Engineering a Cure). Sadly, African-Americans currently suffer disproportionately from chronic diseases. The good […]

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Why Less Breast Cancer in Asia?

Why Less Breast Cancer in Asia?

Though breast cancer is the most common cancer among women around the world, the rate in some areas of the world, such as Asia, is up to six-fold lower than in North America. Maybe it’s the green tea and soy? As I show in my 3-min. video Why Do Asian Women Have Less Breast Cancer? Read full article: http://nutritionfacts.org/2013/06/11/why-less-breast-cancer-in-asia/ More […]

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Breast Cancer Risk: Red Wine vs. White Wine

Breast Cancer Risk: Red Wine vs. White Wine

Modest lifestyle changes that include the avoidance of alcohol may cut the odds of breast cancer in half, but certain grapes appear to contain natural aromatase inhibitors that may undermine the ability of breast tumors to produce their own estrogen. Read full article: http://nutritionfacts.org/video/breast-cancer-risk-red-wine-vs-white-wine/ More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org

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Dr. John McDougall Talks About Breast Cancer Prevention

More information: http://www.drmcdougall.com/

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Breast Cancer and Alcohol: How Much is Safe?

Breast Cancer and Alcohol: How Much is Safe?

Nearly 5,000 breast cancer deaths a year may be attributable to just light drinking (up to one drink a day). Read full article: http://nutritionfacts.org/video/breast-cancer-and-alcohol-what-much-is-safe/ More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org

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Flaxseeds & Breast Cancer Survival: Clinical Evidence

Flaxseeds & Breast Cancer Survival: Clinical Evidence

A randomized double-blind placebo-controlled clinical trial of flaxseeds in breast cancer patients finds flax appears to have the potential to reduce tumor growth in just a matter of weeks. Read full article: http://nutritionfacts.org/video/flaxseeds-breast-cancer-survival-clinical-evidence/ More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org

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Hormone therapy could raise risk of breast cancer

Hormone therapy could raise risk of breast cancer

Women who undergo hormone-replacement therapy (HRT) to treat symptoms of menopause are at increased risk of developing all categories of breast cancer, a new study has found. In the study, postmenopausal women on hormone replacement therapy that included both estrogen and progestin were 1.5 times more likely to develop breast cancer over an 11-year period compared with women not on […]

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