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Sep 2 2015
              'Tis the season…for pumpkin spice lattes, that is. I know, a tad premature, right? We still have 20 days left of summer and this festive fall concoction once again has everyone in a friggin' tizzy. To be honest, though, I don't even hate the drink—in fact, I...
Aug 28 2015
A chemical found in many sodas may be dangerous to your health, Consumer Reports says. And no, it's not sugar (this time). The golden-brown color of many soft drinks comes with a dose of the chemical 4-methylimidazole, or 4-MeI. On U.S. product labels it appears simply as "caramel coloring." Those who say the chemical may possibly cause cancer include the World Health Organization's International...
Aug 28 2015
When it comes to aches, pains and other health problems, just because something seems minor doesn't mean you shouldn't take it seriously. In fact, new research finds that even common ailments can actually be the first warning signs of cancer. In a survey of 1,729 adults over the age of 50 in the U.K published in PLOS ONE, respondents evaluated how serious they perceived a list of 17 ailments—10...
Aug 28 2015
Written by Dr. Nalini Chilkov You Can Survive With Cancer as a Chronic Illness Too often cancer is thought of as a death sentence; a terminal illness. ìSurvivorsî may not be cancer free. Many people actually live long term with cancer as a chronic illness. What does that mean? It means cancer may not be 100% eliminated. But it may be under control. Just as the way diabetes or high blood pressure...

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