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Breast Cancer

Health studies aren’t fact. So many factors can sway them, including other lifestyle choices, environmental factors, and family history. But when study after study performed in different countries comes to the same conclusion… we should probablylisten, and take action. Another study has found that Vitamin D level is tied to breast cancer risk, especially as […]

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It should seem obvious, but it’s only now being confirmed—surgery is hard on the body, and during healing, you need more support to prevent further illness from getting in. In a new study, the link between surgical cancer removal and new cancer in other locations in the body has been pinned to the strain the […]

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In case there was any doubt to Vitamin D’s importance, a new study has found that women with high Vitamin D levels were twice as likely to survive breast cancer as those with low Vitamin D levels—such a strong finding, in fact, that the researchers recommended that Vitamin D be added to the treatment plan […]

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Stopping Cholesterol Cancer

November 29, 2013

Not really what you want to hear the day after a big Thanksgiving meal. But scientists have found the mechanism tying cholesterol to increased breast cancer rates. Cholesterol is broken down into 27HC, which can mimic estrogen and encourage the growth of breast cancer. In mice, the presence of 27HC causes rapid growth of tumors. […]

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Breast cancer, of all cancers, actually has a good prognosis. Cancer treatments have come far over the last 15 years, and most are very treatable. Breast cancer is one of those—but you need to be aware, and you need to catch it early! October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. While you would have to live […]

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