Yogurt may be the key to preventing breast cancer

If you like yogurt, you’ll love this news about its health benefits! via GIPHY From Science Daily: One of the causes of breast cancer may be inflammation triggered by harmful bacteria suggest researchers. Scientists advise consuming natural yogurt, which contains beneficial bacteria which dampens inflammation and which is similar to the bacteria found in breastfeeding … Read more

Fight cancer risk with this one spice

From International Business Times: Turmeric is a flowering plant that belongs to the ginger family. Its roots, which are often made to dry, then powdered, are used in cooking for flavor and as a food coloring. With its appearance similar to ginger, it has been the subject of many studies due to its medicinal and … Read more

Hair dye and its link to breast cancer

From Science Alert: A new study reported this week claims that of the thousands of ingredients that go into hair products used to dye and straighten our hair, some might play a role in kick-starting breast cancer in women already at risk. But before you panic and throw out your box dye, there are a … Read more

A Petition To Add Breast Cancer Warning On Cheese

From ZME Science: In light of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, members of the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM) are requesting the FDA to label cheese in accordance to studies which found that it raises the risk of several types of cancer — including breast cancer. “Dairy cheese contains reproductive hormones that may increase breast … Read more

Drug Stores Pulling Zantac And Its Generic Version Due To Cancer Risk

From The Washington Post: CVS, Walgreens and Rite Aid are pulling Zantac and the generic form of the popular heartburn medication from pharmacy shelves over growing concerns that the products may contain small levels of nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA), a possible cancer-causing chemical linked to liver damage. CVS said Saturday it was suspending sales “out of an … Read more

Things That Can Increase The Risk Of Stomach Cancer

From Express UK: One seemingly innocuous food can pose a particularly grave health risk. According to a meta analysis of existing literature published in the American Association for Cancer Research, eating pickled vegetables could potentially increase the risk of developing stomach cancer by fifty percent. The probable explanation is the high salt content found in … Read more