Cancer

Processed meat rank alongside smoking as cancer causes aEUR” WHO

UN health body says bacon, sausages and ham among most carcinogenic substances along with cigarettes, alcohol, asbestos and arsenic Bacon, ham and sausages rank alongside cigarettes as a major cause of cancer, the World Health Organisation has said, placing cured and processed meat in the same category as asbestos, alcohol, arsenic and tobacco. The report …

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The Muddled Link Between Booze and Cancer

A couple years ago, a researcher named Curtis Ellison took the pulpit in a crowded lecture hallway at Boston Universitys School of Public Health to tackle a question that had divided the universitys public health community: whether moderate drinking should be recommended as part of a healthy lifestyle. Ellisons take? I mean, its so obviously …

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86% of Teens Have These Toxic Chemicals in Their Bodies

Research published Monday in the journal BMJ Open disclosed some frightening statistics about the incidence of Bisphenol A( BPA) among teens: 86 percent of 94 teens tracking their diet and submitting urine samples in a study indicated evidence of BPA in their urine. The culprit: plastic containers and bottles that seep potentially cancer-causing chemical through …

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