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Hope for colorectal cancer sufferers: Better diet lowers death risks

25 days ago   |   By Daily Mail

Switching to a better, lower fat diet can reduce the risk of death by 20 percent for colorectal cancer patients, a new American Cancer Society study found. Western diets high in fat raise death risks.
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24-hour cancer clinic reduces ED visits, patient costs

24-hour cancer clinic reduces ED visits, patient costs

25 days ago   |   By Healio

PHOENIX -A 24-hour cancer clinic at Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin resulted in a 26% reduction in ED utilization and high patient satisfaction, according to a presentation at the Association of Community Cancer Centers National Oncology Conference.
“We knew, as many of you may know as well, that our patient population was continuing to increase both in volume and in acuity,” Tina Curtis, DNP, MBA, RN, NEA-BC, executive director of cancer services at Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Cancer Center, said during her presentation. “We have
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World Diabetes Day: Obesity Among Diabetics On the Rise in Urban India

World Diabetes Day: Obesity Among Diabetics On the Rise in Urban India

Obesity among diabetics is on the rise in India and majority of patients prefer to have fewer large meals than small meals, reveals a new study on type 2 diabetes patients in... Read more ...

Scientists: Taking EPA and DHA omega-3s reduces your risk of cardiac death

Scientists: Taking EPA and DHA omega-3s reduces your risk of cardiac death

Omega-3 fatty acids can help reduce your risk of heart disease - even if the mainstream media is trying to say otherwise. While Big Pharma is trying to get everyone under the... Read more ...

Organic fertilizer can be used to increase crop yield in plants grown in...

Organic fertilizer can be used to increase crop yield in plants grown in rotation

A study published in the journal Biological Agriculture & Horticulture assessed soil nitrogen oxidation through field incubation, and analyzed the rate of nitrogen release by... Read more ...

The importance of magnesium in the prevention and treatment of Type 2 diabetes

The importance of magnesium in the prevention and treatment of Type 2 diabetes

Estimates suggest that over 30 million Americans have some form of diabetes, and it is one of the leading causes of death in the United States. Type 2 diabetes is on the rise... Read more ...

There Are New Exercise Guidelines For Americans, and They Are Totally Achievable

There Are New Exercise Guidelines For Americans, and They Are Totally Achievable

You know exercise is good for you, and it has so many health benefits beyond weight loss : it can help prevent disease, relieve anxiety, give you more energy, and help you... Read more ...

Are you getting enough vitamin D? Low levels linked to compromised immune...

Are you getting enough vitamin D? Low levels linked to compromised immune function

From the day a child is born, to every “well baby” doctor visit thereafter, Americans are trained to believe that vaccination is immunization. If you don't receive every... Read more ...

Rejuvenate your skin and get rid of dark circles under your eyes with aloe vera

Rejuvenate your skin and get rid of dark circles under your eyes with aloe vera

Are you always pulling all-nighters that cause unsightly dark circles to form under your eyes? If you want to get rid of these blemishes, look no further than aloe vera. A... Read more ...

Connection Between Fiber Rich Diet and Heart Health Found

Connection Between Fiber Rich Diet and Heart Health Found

Gut bacteria- Roseburia can metabolize fiber present in the diet and improve heart health, finds a new study. This bacteria tends to produce butyrate which helps in reducing... Read more ...

The Nutrition Maneuver All Parents with ADHD Kids Should Make

The Nutrition Maneuver All Parents with ADHD Kids Should Make

This is a guest post by Jill Castle, a registered dietitian, childhood nutrition expert, blogger and podcaster over at The Nourished Child. You can learn more about nutrition... Read more ...

Obese people are more likely to get cancer as their fat clogs up the immune...

Obese people are more likely to get cancer as their fat clogs up the immune system, scientists say

Obese people are more likely to get cancer because fat clogs up the immune system, scientists have discovered. The study was led by Brigham and Women's Hospital in the US. Read more ...