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Here is why cholesterol linked to breast cancer and maybe other cancers too*****

Editor’s note: The studies reported below are among the most important ones published recently. The association between a cholesterol metabolite 27HC and growth of ER+ breast cancer explains breast cancer patients who receive medications to block the proliferative effect of estrogen on breast cancer growth still die from the disease. More importantly, these studies suggest a new weapon breast cancer patients can use to fight their disease more effectively.

Early nutrition affects leukemia risk

Friday NOv 29, 2013 (foodconsumer.org) -- News reports are everywhere saying an Amish girl with leukemia was forced to receive experimental chemotherapy while the girl ...
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It's saturated fat from meat, not obesity that boosts breast cancer risk

Tursday Nov 28, 2013 (foodconsumer.org) -- Many studies have linked obesity to increased risk of breast cancer, but not all studies are consistent.  A new ...
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Can drinking coffee cut risk of cardiovascular disease and death?

Coffee drinking linked to lower risk of cardiovascular disease Wednesday Nov 20, 2013 (foodconsumer.org) -- Drinking coffee may reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD), according ...
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What Turkey Producers Won’t Tell You

By Martha Rosenberg Thanks to humane scandals at Butterball, Aviagen Turkeys and House of Raeford, many are aware of the cruel handling in commercial turkey production. Fewer people are aware of ...
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Breast cancer news: Breast cancer linked to high meat and high fat diet

Sunday Nov 17, 2013 (foodconsumer.org) -- Breast cancer risk are higher among women eating a high fat and high meat diet, according to a study ...
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Tree nuts may help prevent pancreatic cancer

Sunday Nov 17, 2013 (foodconsumer.org) -- A new study in the British Journal of Cancer suggests that eating tree nuts often may significantly reduce the ...
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Flaxseed enriched diet reduces ovarian cancer severity

Wednesday Nov 13, 2013 (foodconsumer.org) -- Epidemiological studies have suggested that eating omega 3 fatty acids including eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) found ...
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Sesame seed paste helps type 2 diabetes mellitus patients to prevent heart disease

Tuesday Nov 12, 2013 (foodconsumer.org) -- Sesame seed paste called Ardeh help improve serum blood fat or triglycerides and atherogenic lipid parameters in type 2 ...
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Probiotic from Japanese pickle better than influenza vaccine at preventing flu?

Sunday Nov 10, 2013 (foodconsumer.org) -- Japanese researchers reported in Letters in Applied Microbiology that they have isolated a strain of Lactobacillus brevis, a probiotic, ...
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