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[4 Mar 2014 | No Comment | 27,014 views]
Cervical Health – improve your ods

Did you know that Cervical cancer is largely preventable and, if detected early, curable. Key to prevention is vaccination and early detection comes down to two tests: Pap and HPV Testing.
Cervical cancer is cancer that forms in the cervix, the lower, narrow part of the uterus that connects with the vagina and it is caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV). In 2013 here were approximately 12,000 new cases of cervical cancer and 4,000 deaths just in the US.
Pap and HPV Test
Pap looks at cells obtained from the cervix for abnormalities …

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[27 Jan 2014 | No Comment | 38,883 views]
Bananas for a healthier life

1. Cardiovascular protection
Bananas are one of the best sources of potassium, an essential mineral that maintains normal parameters blood pressure and heart function . Because it contains 467 mg of potassium and only 1 mg of sodium , a banana a day helps increase blood pressure and protect against atherosclerosis .
The positive effects of banana on heart disease have been demonstrated through several studies . For example , researchers have investigated the effects on blood pressure  over 40,000 Americans . Men who had a diet rich in potassium , but …

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[24 Jan 2014 | No Comment | 22,081 views]
Seafood diet, a healthier choice

Do you want a healthier body? Start adding seafood to you diet. Omega-3 fatty acids are known to have many great benefits when it comes to our body health.
This acids are med up of EPA:(eicosapentaenoic acid)-primary value is strong anti-inflammatory effect, immune enhancement, and cardiovascular health; DHA (docosahexaenoic acid)-essential for brain function, visual acuity, and signal transmissions and ALA (alpha-linolenic acid)-similar functions of EPA and DHA.
Heart. Studies discovered that population that ate large amounts of seafood presented extremely low or inexistent levels heart disease. Japanese, Scandinavians, Dutch, Sardinians and those …

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[14 Sep 2010 | No Comment | 17,032 views]
Grapes, a remedy against melanoma

Several compounds found in grapes, strawberries and nuts can prevent melanoma (a skin cancer type). One of this miraculous natural antioxidants with anticancer properties named Resveratrol can be found in red grapes skin.  Scientist from Texas University concluded in their recently studies that in combination with  contained by strawberries and nuts resveratrol will make a difference in fighting various types of skin cancer.
Soon patients will benefit from food supplements and lotions based on mixes of resveratrol and D-glucarat calcium.
Stay healthy!

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[28 Jun 2010 | No Comment | 7,944 views]
Super-sized Cisplatin molecule effective against cancer while being less toxic

Using chemistry and nanotechnology, researchers at Harvard and Brigham and Women’s Hospital designed a super-sized Cisplatin molecule able to deliver toxic platinum atoms to tumors while proving nontoxic to kidneys.  The research was conducted on laboratory animals.
Cisplatin is a powerful anti-cancer drug used in first-line chemotherapy but with limited use because of its toxicity. The team designed a polymer what would bind to Cisplatin, making it wrap itself into a 100 nanometers ball, too large to enter the kidneys, lungs, liver and spleen.  Once the molecule reached the tumor it …