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What is Glycemic Index? from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

What is Glycemic Index? from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics | Cancer Prevention and Awareness | Scoop.it
The glycemic index, simply put, is a measure of how quickly a food causes our blood sugar levels to rise. A food’s GI ranking only applies when a food is consumed on an empty stomach without any other type of food. As anyone who' s ever eaten food knows, this isn’t always how we eat. Information from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

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Athletes are often told to eat low or high glycemic foods based on their activity, but what exactly is glycemic index? Check out this article to learn more!

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Unexpected Benefits of Exercise

Unexpected Benefits of Exercise | Cancer Prevention and Awareness | Scoop.it
We all know we'd be better off getting more exercise -- it makes us look and feel better, and be healthier. But sometimes even that's... (RT @Fitness_Femme: Glowing skin, less migraines, more creativity -- and other unexpected benefits of exercise.
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If You Take Diet Pills, You May Be Damaging Your Liver

If You Take Diet Pills, You May Be Damaging Your Liver | Cancer Prevention and Awareness | Scoop.it
Dietary and herbal supplements increase risk for liver damage by 20 percent.

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Don't believe the hype – 10 persistent cancer myths debunked ...

Don't believe the hype – 10 persistent cancer myths debunked ... | Cancer Prevention and Awareness | Scoop.it
It's also worth pointing out that charities such as Cancer Research UK and government-funded scientists are free to investigate promising treatments without a profit motive. And it's hard to understand why NHS doctors – who ...
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'Remarkable' breast cancer drug could save lives of thousands of women - Telegraph.co.uk

'Remarkable' breast cancer drug could save lives of thousands of women - Telegraph.co.uk | Cancer Prevention and Awareness | Scoop.it
Telegraph.co.uk 'Remarkable' breast cancer drug could save lives of thousands of women Telegraph.co.uk Professor Tony Howell, scientific director of the charity Genesis Breast Cancer prevention and co-lead of the study, said the results were...
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The All Natural Path to Preventing Esophageal Cancer

The All Natural Path to Preventing Esophageal Cancer | Cancer Prevention and Awareness | Scoop.it
Esophageal cancer is difficult to treat successfully, but through an all natural approach it is possible to maintain your total health and live cancer free.
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Low fat, high fish oil diet may benefit men with prostate cancer: Study - NutraIngredients.com

Low fat, high fish oil diet may benefit men with prostate cancer: Study - NutraIngredients.com | Cancer Prevention and Awareness | Scoop.it
NutraIngredients.com Low fat, high fish oil diet may benefit men with prostate cancer: Study NutraIngredients.com The study, published in Cancer Prevention Research, reports that consumption of a low-fat diet and took fish oil supplements had lower...
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National cancer prevention study coming to the Capital Region - WXXA

National cancer prevention study coming to the Capital Region - WXXA | Cancer Prevention and Awareness | Scoop.it
National cancer prevention study coming to the Capital Region WXXA TROY, NY – More than 800 volunteers will be recruited to participate in in the largest cancer prevention study ever conducted in the United States by the American Cancer Society...
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Nutrition and chronic diseases - Cancer Prevention Research & Policy Blog

Nutrition and chronic diseases - Cancer Prevention Research & Policy Blog | Cancer Prevention and Awareness | Scoop.it
We need to understand the #mechanisms that link #nutrition in early life to chronic disease in later life. http://t.co/l3txdBkxpd

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Britons spend a year of their lives hungover. Time for a sober October?

Britons spend a year of their lives hungover. Time for a sober October? | Cancer Prevention and Awareness | Scoop.it
Macmillan Cancer Support estimates – conservatively – that the average person in the UK spends 315 days in a self-inflicted fug. Here’s your chance to give your liver a break (Wow "Britons spend a year of their lives hungover.
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Take Responsibility for Your Health and Weight

The best way to lose weight is to start by taking control of your own choices. Learn how to take responsibility for your health and weight and change your attitude to reach your goals.
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Lifestyle Diseases And How To Beat Them - LifeHacker India

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Lifestyle Diseases And How To Beat Them
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General inactivity and the choices we make in how we live lead to lifestyle diseases.
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Multivitamin researchers say "case is closed" after studies find no health ... - WTSP 10 News

Multivitamin researchers say "case is closed" after studies find no health ... - WTSP 10 News | Cancer Prevention and Awareness | Scoop.it
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New Insights Into Cancer Evolution Help Define Screening Window of Opportunity - Newswise (press release)

New Insights Into Cancer Evolution Help Define Screening Window of Opportunity
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The findings are published online in Cancer Prevention Research. Most tumors are benign and slow-growing, posing little risk to patients.
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Preventable Cancers - Prevent Cancer Foundation

Preventable Cancers - Prevent Cancer Foundation | Cancer Prevention and Awareness | Scoop.it
What is a preventable cancer? Research suggests that only five percent of cancers are hereditary.
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World Cancer Research Fund | Cancer Prevention Charity

World Cancer Research Fund | Cancer Prevention Charity | Cancer Prevention and Awareness | Scoop.it
World Cancer Research Fund (WCRF UK) is dedicated to preventing cancer.

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Scientists at Cancer Prevention Institute of California Find That a Diet High ... - PR Web (press release)

Scientists at Cancer Prevention Institute of California Find That a Diet High ...
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