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Some Of The Preventable Risks For Developing Kidney Cancer

Some Of The Preventable Risks For Developing Kidney Cancer

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As the organs that filter out waste material from our blood, our kidneys serve an important role in maintaining our health. For those who have suffered kidney failure, dialysis or external blood filtering is required roughly every 2 days to prevent health degradation. Clearly, our kidneys are vital in the body’s waste management efforts. Unfortunately, […]

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How Garlic Can Improve And Protect Your Health

How Garlic Can Improve And Protect Your Health

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When people talk about the health benefits of certain foods, you can expect to hear a few health-food staples mentioned. Bananas are a good source of potassium (though not as much as you would think), oranges are a good source of vitamin C, Greek yogurt packs lots of protein, fish has omega 3 fatty acids, […]

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The Health Benefits Of A Vegetarian Diet

The Health Benefits Of A Vegetarian Diet

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The discussion of politics or religion in a social situation is often considered impolite because of the potential to offend others who hold different beliefs. The potential to offend is especially high when people are passionate in communicating their beliefs or closed to different ways of thinking. To avoid the awkwardness of such situations, many […]

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The Many Health Benefits Of Sunshine

The Many Health Benefits Of Sunshine

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If the heat so many of us have been experiencing was not a clear indicator, it is certainly summer now. In the Northern Hemisphere, June 20th, 2012 represents the day of the year with the most hours of daylight. For those of us who have recently reached the official start of summer, it is a […]

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5 LifeStyle Changes That Reduce Pancreatic Cancer Risk

5 LifeStyle Changes That Reduce Pancreatic Cancer Risk

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Ongoing public education has increased our awareness of the risks of cancer but this awareness might lead us to believe that more and more of us are at risk to die from the disease. Fortunately, this is not the case and over the past 30 years the percentage of people who develop cancer and die […]

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Reducing Colon Cancer Risk – Don’t Rely On Gut Feelings

Reducing Colon Cancer Risk – Don’t Rely On Gut Feelings

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As one of the top cancer killers, colon cancer does not have to take as many lives as it does. When detected early, the condition is 90% treatable, but only regular screening will typically detect it because few symptoms may occur in the early stages.

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The Health Benefits Of Coffee For Preventing Cancer

The Health Benefits Of Coffee For Preventing Cancer

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As one of the most popular drinks that we consume, its hardly surprising that significant research effort has been “poured” into understanding the effects of coffee on our health. While generally considered healthy, research is finding both good and bad in our sacred bean.

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