Category: Diet

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Is Breast Cancer More Aggressive in Obese Women?

Did you know that obese women are at a higher risk for breast cancer? A recent study examined obese rats that suffer from breast cancer and the researchers found some important insights. For one, the tumour cells in the rats had especially sensitive androgen receptors than those found in leaner rats. This led those cells […]

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Vitamin D and Its Benefits for Sunburn and Other Conditions

We all know that sunlight is an excellent source of vitamin D, and while that’s good, excessive exposure can cause sunburn which can be really painful. Ironically, a new study shows that high doses of Vitamin D can also ease sunburn – reducing redness and inflammation! What did the study say about Vitamin D’s protective […]

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Why You Should Say No to Ramen Noodles

Many college students around the world consider ramen noodles as a staple – especially if they are on a tight budget. It’s also a favourite among those who are too busy to eat a proper meal because they only take a few minutes to prepare, are easy and convenient to eat and really filling. However, […]

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Healthiest Drinks You Should Replace Your Pop With

So… you have finally decided to swap your daily pop to a healthier beverage. Congratulations! That is a big step you are taking towards achieving a better health! We realize that it can be challenging, especially if you are going to completely stop drinking pop. To make it easier to drop your unhealthy habit, it […]

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How Turmeric Can Help You Avoid Hereditary Conditions

Are you worried about cancer, diabetes, or heart disease that runs in your family? Were you told by someone that you cannot avoid these illnesses because they are in your genes? Well, don’t believe it! While it has been believed for so long that your genes dictate your health; your diet and lifestyle choices have […]

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The “White Death” You Unknowingly Consume Daily

We know it tastes good and we all often crave it, but sugar is definitely not something you should include in your daily diet. It may seem that sugar makes you feel good but it’s really doing more harm than good to your body. In fact, consuming sugary foods on a regular basis is among […]

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