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Breast Self Exam And Mammogram Is Crucial For Women With Implants

Breast Self Exam & Implants Medical researchers have been testing and implementing newer techniques for imaging the breast to screen for breast cancer. Researchers believe that in the near future, breast-imaging techniques will be able to distinguish malignant tissue from benign, so there will be no need to remove tissue to reach a diagnosis. Cancers could be detected earlier, and only the cancerous tissue would be eliminated. Even with improved breast imaging techniques, women themselves during a Breast Self Exam discover most breast abnormalities. Every woman should be familiar with the way her breasts feel, so if there is a change, she will be aware of it. The FDA estimates that up to two million women have breast implants in the United States and up to 10 million...


Health Benefits of Nuts- Can Nuts Prevent Cancer?

Nuts are extremely beneficial parts of any diet, and they contain a wide variety of health benefits that include their ability to balance cholesterol levels, increase heart health, reduce blood pressure and clots, boost the immune system, aid in weight loss, help manage diabetes, improve digestive function, optimize the body’s metabolism, increase skin health, prevent cancer, increase cognitive function, protect against viral and fungal infections, and increase red blood cell count. The term “nut” is used quite broadly in culinary applications, but in terms of botany and science, nuts are actually fruits that contain shells and seed, but technically, nuts do not naturally expel their seeds. Hazelnuts, chestnuts, and acorns do not separate their shells and seeds, and they are scientifically classified as nuts. The rest...

13 Cancer Causing Foods You're Probably Eating Every Day!

13 Cancer Causing Foods You’re Probably Eating Every Day!

It’s probably not something you think about every day, but the foods you are eating might cause cancer! Yes, you read that right! Cancer is one of those diseases that loom over a good majority of the population. Avoiding these 13 foods altogether, or even limiting your intake of them, can help reduce your chances of contracting cancer. 1. Foods That Are Highly Salted, Pickled, Or SmokedMeats such as bacon, sausage, bologna, and salami are high in fat and salt. Pickled foods are very high in salts. Eating these types of foods greatly increases the risk of colorectal cancer and higher rates of stomach cancer. 2. Diet AnythingDiet foods, including frozen foods, or prepackaged foods labeled as “diet” or “low-fat”, including diet sodas, generally contain aspartame, which is a chemical,...


Why You Want To Avoid Magnesium Stearate

Not all supplements are created equal! U.S. adults surveyed in Dec. 2014 said “taking vitamins” was in their top five wellness habit plans for 2015.  Yet, many supplement have flowing agents which suppress your natural killer cells, a key component of your immune system.  As the vitamin and supplement industry grows into one of the fastest growing industries worldwide, it’s time for the big companies to come clean about the ADDITIVES in dietary supplements. (1)Some supplements contain such small amounts of active ingredients they should be called placebo’s. Others contain nutrients that are difficult for our bodies to digest.  There are supplements that contain GMO’s, titanium dioxide, artificial colors and other benign sounding ingredients including “MAGNESIUM STEARATE”.Some of them are made using bio-unavailable nutrients that are...

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4 Dangerous Supplements that Should Be Avoided

AconitePreparations made from this herb are used in very small doses in traditional Chinese medicine and the Ayurvedic tradition to treat pain related to conditions including arthritis, cancer, gout, inflammation, migraine headaches, neuralgia, rheumatism, and sciatica. Aconite comes from monkshood (Aconitum napellus), one of the most poisonous plants known. Studies of compounds from it have found no evidence to support claims for their usefulness as anesthetics or as treatments for circulatory and neurological conditions. Aconite can cause irregular heartbeat, heart failure, and death and even in topical form is dangerous. Country MallowThis herb (Sida cordifolia) contains ephedrine, a potentially dangerous stimulant. For this reason, in 2004, the FDA banned the sale of country mallow as well as ephedra (herb) and all products containing ephedrine. In announcing...

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Nourish Doc (www.nourishdoc.com) – Consult with Natural and Holistic Health Experts

“Natural medicine, nutrition holistic experts on call”  Many people seek treatment options beyond those that are typically offered in conventional medical care. At Nourish Doc (www.nourishdoc.com) , their experts, who are trained in both conventional and complementary medicine, offer a comprehensive level of expertise and understanding about health and healing approaches.Nourish Doc (www.nourishdoc.com) gives you the opportunity to receive consultation with holistic health experts, using a variety of tools they offer on the website, including audio, video and text chat. The first step in evaluation and treatment at Nourish Doc is an integrative medicine consultation, where you have the opportunity to consult with a trained expert in both conventional and complementary medicine to develop a holistic and individualized healing plan. During the consultation, you will be...


Ways to Manage Hair Loss During Chemotherapy

If you are undergoing chemotherapy as part of your lung cancer treatment, it's possible that you'll lose your hair. Here's how to handle this very visible side effect. By Krisha McCoyIf chemotherapy (drug therapy) is part of your lung cancer treatment, you may lose your hair — not just on your scalp but all over your body. Some people decide to take control of the situation by shaving their head before their hair falls out, while others let it happen on its own.Either way, hair loss can be distressing. Some simple steps can help you minimize the loss and manage the emotional toll.Why Hair Loss Happens Along with surgery and radiation treatments, people with lung cancer sometimes receive chemotherapy to shrink a tumor or reduce the chances...


Each Moment We’re Alive: A Musical and Photographic Story

Inspired by Cancer Survivors Author: Debra Lynn Alt Photographs by Monica Schwartz Baer Website: www.debrasong.com/each-moment-were-alive Also available as a Hardcover with CD included; ASIN: B01A1N891C, $18.00 78 pages I found this book to be very heartwarming, inspirational and motivational. Packed with touching quotes, simply beautiful photographs, and a CD with songs filled with faith, courage, wisdom, strength and hope derived from Debra’s and Monica’s rocky journey in life as they battled harrowing events in their lives.  Debra and Monica were able to take the traumatic obstacles that crossed their life path and use them as a motivator to grow and create positive change in their life.Each Moment We’re Alive: A Musical and Photographic Story is filled with fabulous insight and inspiration on how to cope, overcome and turn your life around...

Top 3 Herbs for Your Mind and Body

Herbals are known since ancient times for their ability to heal people’s minds and bodies. Today, it is scientifically proven that certain herbs can prevent Alzheimer's, cancer and heart diseases, ease headaches, or some other pains.  If you want to refill your home fund of natural remedies, this blog is for you. Our best Neurologist in New York offers you three most useful and well-known herbs to support and help your body and mind work properly.Herb #1 Cinnamon[caption id="attachment_26536" align="alignnone" width="600"] sticks and powder[/caption]Cinnamon helps to control the level of sugar in your blood. In fact, it is a dream herb for those people who Chamomile who suffer from diabetes. A few drops of cinnamon extract every day will reduce a blood sugar by 10...