Category Archives: Skin cancer

Don’t forget your vitamin D!

Vitamin D is the “sunshine vitamin” your body produces after sufficient exposure to sunlight.  Every day we learn more about  its role in disease prevention among old and young alike.  Now, a new study has found yet another reason why … Continue reading

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Skin Cancer and Coffee

Do you love your cup of joe?  Then love it even more this morning! New research shows that  a cup a day may keep the skin cancer away! Learn more from the UK over at the MAIL ONLINE. Here are … Continue reading

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How painkillers may help prevent skin cancer

Drugs that are famous for fighting pain may also protect against skin cancer, a new study found.  The Danish study of nearly 200,000 men and women found that those who took nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory painkillers (NSAIDs) such as aspirin and ibuprofen … Continue reading

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THE AMAZING HEALING POWERS OF TURMERIC

Turmeric has been used for centuries as part of traditional Indian Ayurvedic medicine, and many laboratory studies suggest one of its components, curcumin, might have many beneficial properties. The medicinal properties of this spice have been slowly revealing themselves over … Continue reading

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Sugar toxicity and YOU

From my own experiences in the past few years and what I have learned after suffering from a terrible case of Candida Albicans back in 2008, sugar is one of the worst toxins we consume everyday. A handful of scientists … Continue reading

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Is the fear of cancer keeping you from seeking help?

Thousands of people in the UK are dying unnecessarily because they are too scared to mention early symptoms of cancer to their doctor, say experts. Learn more from this BBC article!

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The American way of dying

I just read the BEST article I have ever read about our apparent inability to accept the reality of death in the U.S. I wish everyone would read this excellent analysis of how our medical system can work against us … Continue reading

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40% of cancers due to lifestyle choices

Nearly half of cancers diagnosed in the UK each year – over 130,000 in total – are caused by avoidable life choices including smoking, drinking and eating the wrong things. Tobacco is the biggest culprit, causing 23% of cases in … Continue reading

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Why an apple a day may keep the doctor away

The first apple is said to have been developed and grown in Kazakhstan in 382 B.C.  It was a dwarf variety compared to the more than 7,500 known cultivars of apples today. Apples are one of our healthiest fruits.  Rich … Continue reading

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The dangers of arsenic poisoning

Dr. Oz: Arsenic Poisoning Dangers Bladder Cancer Lung Cancer Skin Cancer Heart Disease Diabetes Learning Disabilities Learn more here.

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