Lifestyle plays an important role when it comes to cancer prevention and researchers have found a link between a high-insulin diet to colorectal cancer recurrence and mortality.
Historically, lung cancer has been a predominantly male disease, but the numbers are changing. In the US, lung cancer rates among men have fallen in recent years, while the number of new diagnosed cases of lung cancer for younger women is rising.
A team of scientists in Norway has confirmed previous research that links breast density with increased breast cancer risk.
According to the FDA, millions of Americans have food allergic reactions annually, and strict avoidance of the food allergen is the only way to prevent a reaction. There are some useful apps for people who eat out that have food allergies and other types of special diets.
Make your own personal care and household products to steer away from potentially toxic chemicals used in commercially made personal care and household products.
Did you know that the FDA does not regulate the personal care products we use every day? Guest blogger, Dr. Kalpana DePasquale, reviews the 10 common ingredients in skin care and beauty products that you should avoid.
Indoor air can contain pollutants and these plants are useful to purify your environment from harsh chemicals that some household products release.
The American Institute for Cancer Research suggests 10 lifestyle behaviors to reduce your risk of developing cancer.
Facing cancer once is a challenge, but Amelia Island resident, Caroline Tunkel, is a three-time cancer survivor who refuses to let the disease win. She now dedicates her time to speaking about her cancer journey and providing mentorship, encouragement and guidance to patients who have been recently diagnosed.
Sun is a fact of life here in Florida and a big reason people choose to live in the Sunshine State, but as with most things in life, moderation is key. Sun safety is critical year-round, but especially during the summer months.