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Milk, cheese, but not yogurt linked to liver cancer

Tuesday May 20, 2014 (foodconsumer.org) -- A new study published this year in the International Journal of Cancer suggests high consumption of dairy products, particularly

Genes Elevate Existing Risk Associated with Processed Meat and Cancer

A new study confirms that red and processed meat are associated with an increased risk in colorectal cancer, while also identifying certain genetic factors that ...
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High sexual activity linked to high prostate cancer risk - study

Sunday April 20, 2014 (foodconsumer.org) -- A study in Epidemiology suggests that high sexual activity or contracting sexually transmitted disease could increase risk of prostate ...
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Vitamin D may indeed prevent breast cancer?

Saturday April 19, 2014 (foodconsumer.org) -- A study released recently in the journal BMC Cancer suggests that taking vitamin D supplements may help  prevent breast ...
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A High-Fat Diet Increases Risk of Breast Cancer

Women who eat diets high in fat and saturated fat increase their risk of developing breast cancer, according to a study published by the National ...
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Melatonin may slow tumor growth in certain breast cancers (PR)

Editor's note: Melatonin is available as a dietary supplement....
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High folic acid promotes growth of breast cancer in rats (PR)

Contact: Leslie Shepherdshepherdl@smh.ca416-864-6094St. Michael's Hospital  Large amounts of folic acid shown to promote growth of breast cancer in rats Role of folate in development, progression of breast ...
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Breast cancer risk higher in alchol drinkers

Epidemiologic studies have shown high alcohol consumption even at moderate levels increases risk of breast cancer.  The current study suggests that even low to moderate ...
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Dietary phytoesterols prevent breast cancer growth

Taking dietary phytosterols may help delay the onset of breast cancer and slow the progression of the disease and improve metabolic parameters, according to a ...
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Added sugar linked to high risk of endometrial cancer

Sugar sweetended foods and beverages linked to high risk of endometrial cancer Sunay Nov 24, 2013 (foodconsumer.org) -- Eating sugary foods and drinking sugar sweetened beverages ...
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