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Vegetarian diet linked to lower colon cancer risk

March 11, 2015

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Heidi Godman, Executive Editor, Harvard Health Letter

Heidi Godman is the executive editor of the Harvard Health Letter. Before coming to the Health Letter, she was an award-winning television news anchor and medical reporter for 25 years. Heidi was named a journalism fellow … See Full Bio
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Doctor Today Healthcare
April 29, 2015

Hey, Thanks for posting these are very helpful information for all.

April 26, 2015

Good foods for Good diet. I believe that good food is organic food without materials harmful to the body. therefore, this means that the Organic food is good for a good diet.

Asian Clinic
April 6, 2015

I agree with bard callagge that any diet that includes fish is not a “vegetarian” diet. Anyways Beneficial information for those having more intake of Red meat, Become a vegetarian as you all know ‘prevention is better than cure!’

bard callagge
April 1, 2015

“Among those who ate a vegetarian diet that included fish, the reduction in risk was even greater”…

Any diet that includes fish is not a “vegetarian” diet.

Nguyen Chien Thang
March 24, 2015

thank you , i love this content

Yeny Tresnawati
March 19, 2015

yes it is true, the cancer is not treated should be avoided. But we never know that cancer can strike at any time. But if we can maintain a good diet, I’m sure all of it is not going to happen.

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Prasanta Kumar Ganguly
March 19, 2015

My father suffered from colon cancer in 1998,so this information is very important to me.

Student Loan Relief
March 18, 2015

Thanks for posting, these are very helpful information. You are helping people to be more aware about colon cancer.

March 17, 2015

In general for any cancer meat sometimes turns out to be a carcinogen so its better to give up meat those who eat, so that we can overcome another risk.

March 15, 2015

What is the importance of the food pyramid in fighting cancer?

Lala Ji
March 13, 2015

Thanks for sharing a nice and useful information.

Desmond Solomon
March 13, 2015

Very helpful:
I have an enlarged prostate that causes me to urinate often (8 to 10 times daily), and burns while urinating. i have to see the Urologist next week, and hope he does not think about operating.
The swollen prostate gland has shrunk due to the following:
I have used fresh frozen cranbury blended in a blender, and lightly mixed with water no sugar, and within one week i noticed the burning sensation was gone urine output increased by 30%..
I also did an exercise in the area of the prostate between the anus, and the penis placing my finger between them, and feeling the contraction that i create, that help to strengthen the muscles that control urine, and sperm output, plus stronger penis erection resulting in increased ability to control urine output.
Older people loose a lot of muscle mass; i think many problems are due to weak muscles even snoring; never stop exercising.
Note This is not copied from anyone.
With respect,

Ara Nahapetian, ScD
March 12, 2015

I confirm the findings.

March 12, 2015

Thanks for sharing a nice and useful information. good post sir keep it up 🙂

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