Less than half of Americans are aware that alcohol can be a cancer risk, according to a 2015 survey by the American Institute for Cancer Research (AICR). Alcohol does increase the risk of at least six cancers, so limiting consumption is among the strategies that deserves a place in your
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Hot dogs, bacon, and a slew of other meat products came under the gun in October 2015 when headlines announced that eating processed meat causes cancer. However, some articles were misleading, many were confusing, and few accurately conveyed the findings published in a report from the World Health Organization’s cancer
High sugar intake may raise your risk for several types of cancer. Learn about the link between sugar and cancer here.
Here comes the sun! The human body makes vitamin D – termed the “sunshine vitamin” – when the skin is exposed to the ultraviolet B rays (UVB) in sunlight. This works because UVB radiation striking the skin…