cancers associated with obesity

40% of Cancers Associated with Obesity

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Health officials have announced a link between obesity and 40% of cancers diagnosed here in the United States. This new report, Vital Signs, hails from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and highlights a direct connection between obesity and cancer. Authors of the study believe that these cancers could be avoided if people […]

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Acid Reflux Drugs Can Increase Your Chance Of Liver Disease

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Researchers have found the use of proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) could encourage growth of a specific bacteria that increases a person’s chance of liver disease. PPIs are commonly-used to reduce the amount of gastric acid – also known as stomach acid – produced. It also prevents acid reflux, the burning sensation caused when acid from […]

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Slow-Baked BLT Frittata

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Who isn’t partial to a good frittata? They’re full of protein and all sorts of deliciousness that makes facing the day ahead approximately a million times easier. Sometimes that flavor is because you’ve shredded half a block of cheddar into it — so what can you do if you’re saying no to cheese? Simple. Try […]

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Obesity Causes Serious Structural Damage to the Heart

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More and more Americans are succumbing to obesity, as the number of people diagnosed as clinically obese across the globe recently hit 2 BILLION. This escalating issue caused leading researchers to label the problem a “growing and disturbing global health crisis.” The severity of obesity isn’t merely an aesthetic problem: additional weight in excess leads […]

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Over 50% of Cancer Drugs “Show no Benefit” to Survival or Wellbeing

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A new study exploring the efficacy of cancer drugs shows that very few increase survival rates. Research published in the British Medical Journal focuses on a major issue; that of the 48 cancer drugs approved between 2009 and 2013, 57% of uses showed no survival benefits and many were “clinically meaningless.” While that in itself […]

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The Opioid Epidemic Has Driven Down Life Expectancy in the US

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The opioid epidemic escalating across the U.S. is now having a detrimental impact on life expectancy. New research from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) shows that increased death rates are due to the rise in accidental overdoses caused by pharmaceutical medications along with illicit opioids. With the United States was once at the forefront […]

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Breakfast Egg Muffin With No Bread

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It’s understandable: breakfast sandwiches are many people’s weakness. They’re hot, usually slathered in cheese, and they make mornings worth it. The trouble? Well, most of them are chockfull of gluten, wheat and preservatives that no-one can pronounce. So why not rid yourself of the bother and make your own version of an egg muffin sandwich. […]

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Here’s what you need to know about Traditional Chinese Medicine

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Imagine a medicine that is based upon real physiology derived through anatomical study, lasting over 4000 years, methodically thought out by the best minds of every generation, and proven to work in hundreds of millions of case studies.

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strokes

Strokes Are On The Rise Again In The US

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For the last fifty years the amount of Americans who died from stroke has been on the decline, yet a new federal study shows progress on preventing stroke deaths has now stalled. “The risk profile in the US has changed, and changed significantly,” says Quanhe Yang, senior scientist at the Centers for Disease Control and […]

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Mouthwatering Slow Cooker Pork Shanks

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With the leaves changing and things generally growing a bit cooler, the crockpot is a necessity for the fall season. If you’ve already tried slow cooker staples like beef stew, then why not give this pork shanks recipe from Meatified a go?

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