Graviola—aka soursop—is a deliciously exotic green fruit that hails primarily from the rainforests of the Caribbean islands, Mexico, and Central America.
Its rich, citrus-like flavor makes it a popular ingredient in candies, smoothies, and even i... Read More
We often see tragic news stories about death on a daily basis—fatalities resulting from plane crashes, deadly fires, shootings or worse. But we don’t often hear about the casualties caused by one of the leading diseases known to man—cancer.
Eac... Read More
March is National Colorectal Awareness Month. The annual campaign helps raise awareness of colorectal cancer—the major gastrointestinal cancer affecting the large intestine and rectum.
In the U.S., colorectal cancer is considered the third most com... Read More
In 1973, Martin Cooper helped develop the very first cell phone—the Motorola “DynaTAC 8000x.” Cooper even made the first mobile phone call on April 3, 1973. I doubt he knew then about the health dangers that may be associated with this new devi... Read More
A diagnosis of cancer is never the news a patient wants to hear. Colon or colorectal cancer, in particular, is considered the third most common cancer in America. This type of cancer occurs in the large intestine and rectum, and also leads to the thi... Read More
You know that cancer is a real threat, but do you know what can cause it? Well, as I recently found out, according to a new survey, there’s a good chance you don’t.
Lifestyle decisions can play a big role in your risk for a number of cancers. Col... Read More
Cancer is one of those mysterious conditions, and it is not the result of one single thing. Almost everything is known to cause or increase your risk of cancer these days, and many people will make positive lifestyle changes to help decrease their ca... Read More
We don’t often hear about frankincense, though you may recognize the name of this herb from the biblical story of the three wise men bringing gifts to baby Jesus.
Well, as it turns out, these men really were “wise,” as their gift of frankincens... Read More