Did you know that in the U.S., approximately one in eight women will develop breast cancer at some point in their lives?
This year alone, an estimated 231,840 cases of invasive breast cancer and over 60,000 cases of non-invasive breast cancer are exp... Read More
Over the years, we have been led to believe that processed meats are good for our health—after all, they are high in protein!
The reality is that processed meats, dairy products, and other highly acidic foods may sometimes cause more harm to our bo... Read More
Sea Cucumber Cancer Link Explained –
Researchers at the Robert H. Lurie Cancer Center in Chicago have discovered a health breakthrough in the fight against cancer, and it involves the lowly sea cucumber.
What is a sea cucumber?
Of course, sea c... Read More
It’s no secret that drinking soda is bad for your health—it’s a processed beverage loaded with sugar, chemicals, and flavorings.
Soft drinks are also linked with a plethora of negative health problems, including diabetes, obesity, asthma, heart... Read More
Living in a closely connected global community grants us the opportunity to try many different foods from many different cultures. A lot of these foods come directly from the ocean.
Among these treasures of the sea is an animal that you may have neve... Read More
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