Anti-Inflammatory Drug & Cancer Relation

There is an association with the regular use of over-the-counter non-steroidal inflammatory drugs (NSAIDS) such as aspirin and ibuprofen that is associated with an increased risk of dying in patients diagnosed with Type 1 endometrial cancers. This information is revealed by a new population-based study that is led by The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer

Benefits of Sulfur

Based on percentage of total body weight, sulfur is the 3rd most abundant mineral in your body. Close to ½ of it can be found in your muscles, skin and bones, and sulfur plays important roles in hundreds of physiological processes. In order for proteins to maintain their shape, sulfur bonds are required and they

What’s in Season for Summer? Nutrients Found in Seasonal Produce

Holli Ryan RD, LD/N Summer Produce Guide Shopping with the seasons can help you save money on produce while staying healthy. Eating locally grown produce may even provide you with the most nutrients. Registered Dietitian Nutritionists recommend eating 5 -7 servings of fruits and vegetables daily. Keep in mind that some fruits are high in

What Is Myasthenia Gravis and Can It Increase Your Cancer Risk?

Do you often suffer from unexplainable muscle weakness? If yes, you may have myasthenia gravis (MG). According to the Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America, the disorder, pronounced my-as-theen-ee-a grav-us, comes from the Greek and Latin words meaning “grave muscular weakness.” The organization further explains that “the most common form of MG is a chronic autoimmune

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Can I Take Turmeric and Advil / Ibuprofen Together?

Advil or ibuprofen is a commonly used Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drug (NSAID), while turmeric and curcumin are excellent natural agents that reduce inflammation. Both of them have shown promising results in treating inflammation-associated disorders. So can Turmeric and Advil be taken together for obtaining better results? Let us find out. As per research, turmeric and curcumin

Broccoli May Slow Age Decline

A foundational aspect of a healthy diet is to eat plenty of fresh vegetables. A healthy diet can help to lower your risk for many chronic diseases, including type 2 diabetes, heart disease, stroke and certain cancers. This is especially ideal if you eat organic foods to avoid pesticides and GMO’s. Vegetables contain antioxidants and

Brain Tumor: Stages, Grades, Risk Factors

The chances of developing a brain tumor may seem slim, but it does happen to thousands of people every year. According to Cancer.Net, about 13,720 men and 10,160 women in the United States were diagnosed with primary cancerous tumors of the brain and spinal cord in 2017. Moreover, tumors in the brain account for 85%

Brush Strokes & Dementia

An interesting article written by Ana Sandolu highlights the affects that brushstrokes have to help identify dementia in painters. Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s disease, both neurodegenerative disorders, affect millions of people in the U.S. every year. Soon some new research could improve the early detection of these illnesses because scientists may have discovered a way to

Research Study – Genes Targeted By Breast Cancer Therapeutics

Breast cancer is cancer of the breasts, commonly found in women but can also occur in men. It occurs when the cells lining the ducts and lobules in the cells start dividing uncontrollably. Breast cancer is slowly becoming a very common incidence throughout the world. 25% of all cancers in women are breast cancer. The