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How to Check for Oral Cancer

Regardless of what kind of cancer you have, the word ‘cancer’ alone is very scary and anyone who is diagnosed with it seemed to be aware of their impending doom. That is why it is important that you take care of yourself and make sure that you are as healthy as you can be. However, staying fit alone can’t save …

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Cannabis Oil: Truth and Prejudice

You may have heard about cannabis oil but have no idea what it really is all about. When we say cannabis, we simple refer it to hash oil that is made from a mix of cannabinoids which is obtained from the cannabis plant by solvent extraction. This oil has three main ingredients which came from cannabis: herb, resin and oil. …

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9 Cancer Causing Chemicals in Personal Care and Beauty Cosmetic Products

1. Paraben Parabens have been widely used in the cosmetics and beauty industry as preservatives because it effectively inhibits the growth of bacteria, mold and yeast in most beauty products. This might sound great and all but paraben is a carcinogenic compound, something that major beauty brands still use to this day. Paraben contain estrogen-mimicking compounds that are linked to …

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8 Ways To Protect Your Pooch From Cancer

According to the World Health Organization, cancer is the number one cause of deaths in people per year. But while deaths due to cancer is common in humans, dogs are just as vulnerable to the disease! In fact, cancer is a very common illness in dogs, especially Golden retrievers where 60% of them die each year from the disease. So …

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5 Ways That Sugar is Killing You

We always have those sweet cravings every now and then, which is a good thing. However, eating sweet foods isn’t a healthy practice. In fact, in recent studies and research conducted, the consumption of sugar is deadly. You might ask – Deadly? How come? What makes sugar harmful? Sugar contains glucose and fructose. Unlike glucose, fructose is metabolized exclusively (almost) …

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7 Foods for Cancer Prevention

1. Berries Sweet, tart, colorful and cancer-fighting? Berries’ anti-cancer properties have been very well document. Countless of studies and clinical research confirm that berries are chock-full of antioxidants that protect the body from free radicals and cell damage. Exposure to free radicals is linked to the increased likelihood of developing cancer later in life. These summertime treats are also rich …

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