Cancer Awareness Month
1 view | +0 today
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Ian Savage!

Oakland-based sports teams to support breast cancer survivors, victims - San Francisco Chronicle (blog)

Oakland-based sports teams to support breast cancer survivors, victims - San Francisco Chronicle (blog) | Cancer Awareness Month |
San Francisco Chronicle (blog)Oakland-based sports teams to support breast cancer survivors, victimsSan Francisco Chronicle (blog)With October being designated as National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, throughout the month, it is a tradition for...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ian Savage!

Preventing infection on long flights | News | R&D Magazine

On a long spaceflight unique conditions including microgravity could give microbes the upper hand, but not if astronauts and their spacecrafts are properly prepared. In a new paper, infectious disease expert Dr.
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ian Savage!

Green tea's anti-cancer secrets revealed - Fox News

Green tea's anti-cancer secrets revealed - Fox News | Cancer Awareness Month |
Zee NewsGreen tea's anti-cancer secrets revealedFox NewsThis finding, based on an ongoing study of 40 women with a type of breast cancer that doesn't respond to hormone therapy, was presented today (Oct.
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ian Savage!

Living Naturally and Free | Facebook

Living Naturally and Free | Facebook | Cancer Awareness Month |
Living Naturally and Free. 81 likes · 31 talking about this.
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ian Savage!

11 Foods Every Woman Should Add to Her Diet | Home Care ...

11 Foods Every Woman Should Add to Her Diet | Home Care ... | Cancer Awareness Month |
In observance of Breast Cancer Awareness month, we've compiled a list of eleven foods that have cancer-preventing qualities and should be incorporated into your diet. 1. Flax Seeds – Flax seeds contain lignans, which help ...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ian Savage!

Breast Cancer 101: Breast Self-Exams - BET

Breast Cancer 101: Breast Self-Exams - BET | Cancer Awareness Month |
BETBreast Cancer 101: Breast Self-ExamsBETThe message is being heard: Mammograms are an important step in detecting breast cancer earlier.
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ian Savage!

Become a Better Runner with Ian. | Facebook

Become a Better Runner with Ian. | Facebook | Cancer Awareness Month |

Become a Better Runner with Ian.

Become a Better Runner with Ian. 17 hours ago Runners know how great that running makes them feel. Running gives them more energy
to do everything in their life, it helps them to live longer, it keeps them healthier,
it helps their mental health, etc. You know how great running is fo r you. But,
what about your friends? Are they runners? Do you feel that running could make
them a happier person? Do you not invite them to go places with you because you
know that they don't have the energy to keep up? Maybe you should
help them to become a Better runner, (besides sharing my guide).

I have found that helping others to become runners is such a rewarding experience.
It's great to watch them go through those first steps of starting a running program.
Watching them progress from those first steps to the excitement when they
complete their first 5K race is something that you'll always remember.

It's so much fun to go with them when they get their first pair of shoes,
watching them trying on running clothes. Go back and remember when you first
started running. Remember the joy that you felt when you first put on
those new running shoes and headed out the door? Imagine helping your friends
capture that same feeling!
But, you need to watch that you don't get them starting to do too much too soon.
You don't want them to get burned out or injured. Helping them to get started
correctly is truly important. Remember that you didn't go out and run 3 miles that first day.
If they haven't been doing anything, make sure that you are getting them
walking first to get their body used to doing some physical exercise.

Getting a newbie runner out on the roads is such a great feeling! You're
helping someone get healthier and happier. Just make sure that you do it correctly.

Helping someone get started running is so rewarding.
But, you need to help them get started on the right foot.

Or even download the free guide and send it to them.
New Healthy Body Lifestyle likes this. Write a comment...  
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ian Savage!

Top 10 Foods to Fight This Ugly Killer.

Top 10 Foods to Fight This Ugly Killer. | Cancer Awareness Month |

As you probably know, October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month
and the main focus seems to be finding a cure for this
terrible disease. This is a noble pursuit, we believe that preventing
cancer is just as—if not more—important. After all, the best defense against cancer is never
to get it, right?


Did you know that your body creates hundreds or even thousands of cancer cells every single
day? Without conscious thought, your body’s natural immune system seeks out and destroys
these cancerous cells before they’re able to cause any damage.

Able to heal itself naturally, your body is a cancer-killing machine. However, when your
immune system is compromised by an overload of carcinogens, poor nerve supply, lackluster
diet and inconsistent exercise, your body simply can’t hold back the constantly multiplying
cancer cells. Cancer typically breeds in the body for years—or even decades—before being
detected and diagnosed.


Make sure your body is primed to kill cancer at all times to give you and your
family the gratest advantage fighting the worst disease known to mankind!

I have included the top 10 Food Basics to Protect You and Your Family.

I encourage everyone to not only make these foods part of your daily
lives but also recommend them to everyone you know and love.Together
we can beat this!


NUTS: They are high in Antioxidants. Brazil nuts in particular help
against Prostate Cancer because they contain a highly bioavailable and
therapeutic form of Selenium.


BERRIES: Strawberries, Raspberries and Blueberries have been shown
to help prevent cancers of the Skin, Bladder, Lung and Breast, largely
because of their Ellagic Acid content. All are high in Antioxidants, but the
Anthocyanosides in Blueberries are the most powerful known in science.


CITRUS FRUITS: Including Grapefruit, Oranges, and Lemons, help to
remove carcinogens from the body, preventing various cancers. They
may also stimulate cancer-killing immune cells. They are high in Vitamin
C and Beta Carotene.


AVOCADOS: They are high in Antioxidants. It is now believed that they
may be useful in treating Viral Hepatitis, which causes Liver Cancer, as
well as other types of Liver damage.


TOMATOES: It’s one of the anti-cancer super foods that contains
Lycopene, and is high in Antioxidants that attack cancer-triggering free
radicals in the body. Lycopene is known to kill Mouth Cancer cells and
is linked to reduced risk of Breast, Prostate, Pancreas and Colorectal
Cancers. Tip: It is actually more effective when cooked.


CARROTS: High in Beta Carotene, carrots fight many forms of cancer
including Lung, Stomach, Intestinal, Bladder, Prostate, Breast, Throat
and Mouth. Tip: It’s better to eat them raw rather than cooked and in
moderation due to high sugar content.


CURCUMIN: This power-packed spice found in Curry Powder and
Turmeric contains compounds that protect against breast cancer and
tumor growth. Tip: Simply add it to soups, spreads, smoothies, salads,


ORGANIC ANIMAL PRODUCTS: (Wild-caught fish, grass-fed beef,
pasture raised poultry and eggs): Fish has high levels of Omega 3 Fatty
Acids and high levels of Vitamin D, which is a big player in breast cancer
prevention. Grass-fed beef and organic butter have very high levels of
Conjugated Linoleic Acid (CLA) which is known to be a powerful cancer-
fighting agent. Studies have shown that when human breast cancer
cells were incubated in high CLA milk fat, the growth of the cancer cells
decreased by 90 percent. A French study also showed that women with
the highest CLA levels had a 74 percent lower risk of developing breast


DARK, LEAFY GREENS: Dark leafy greens are a nutritional powerhouse
of vitamins and minerals that should be a regular part of everyone’s diet.
Greens like Collards, Escarole, Kale, Mustard Greens, Romaine Lettuce,
and Swiss Chard are high in Carotenoids and Antioxidants, which inhibit
the growth of certain types of breast cancer cells. Greens are also high
in Phytochemicals, which boost enzymes that detoxify carcinogens and
help repair DNA damage to cells which can develop into cancer if left


BROCCOLI: One of the best cancer-fighting foods on the planet, it’s
loaded with various substances that fight or inhibit a wide range of
cancers including Breast, Prostate, Skin, Colon and Rectal Cancers. Tip:
Sulforaphane, which assists the body in metabolizing hormones, directly
inhibits cancer cell proliferation and is found in up to 1,000 times greater
concentration in the sprouts of the Broccoli versus the mature plant.We all

know it doesn't taste the best but look at all the good you are doing for

your body!

No comment yet.