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What’s the Connection Between Broccoli and Cancer Prevention?

Your mom was really onto something when she insisted that you eat your broccoli. According to the American Institute for Cancer Research and the World Cancer Research Fund (AICR/WCRF), high-quality research has linked broccoli and the bioactive compounds it contains...

Cordyceps: An Amino Acid-Rich Medicinal Mushroom

More and more people now know about the incredible health benefits of medicinal mushrooms, like cordyceps. You can find mushroom teas, powders, capsules and more featuring cordyceps and extolling their extraordinary perks. A downside of all this attention is that...

Fenugreek Benefits for Men and Women

Herbs and foods from around the globe continue to make their way into mainstream America as they are touted for their extraordinary health benefits and healing properties. The latest food to be making the rounds on social media is fenugreek....

Skin Cancer: Types, Symptoms and How It’s Treated

Skin cancer is one of the most common types of cancer and begins when cells in the skin start to grow abnormally and rapidly. Skin cancer cases have been increasing in recent years. It’s important to be familiar with the...

Why Prevention Is the Best Way to Treat Cervical Cancer. Plus, Learn the Causes, Symptoms and Other Treatment Options

Cervical cancer used to be the leading cause of cancer death for cervix-having individuals living in the United States, according to statistics shared by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). But since the late 1970s, the numbers of...

HPV Vaccine for the Most Prevalent STI in America

In 2006, the first HPV vaccine was approved for use in female and male children and young adults up to 26 years of age. The HPV vaccine has recently made headlines because the FDA has now approved its use up...

A Science-Based What the Health Review: Fact-Checking 7 Major Claims Made by the Documentary

The headline-grabbing documentary What the Health makes a strong case that going vegan will improve your health on just about every level. If you cut all animal products out of your diet—meaning no more meat, poultry, dairy, or fish—you’ll also...

Colon Polyps: Causes, Symptoms, Types, Cancer Risks

Colon cancer, or colorectal cancer, is common in the United States. It affects both men and women, and the American Cancer Society estimates over 140,000 men and women will be diagnosed with colorectal cancer in the U.S. in 2018. The...

What Is Reiki and How Does It Work?

According to the International Center for Reiki Training, one of the only recognized organizations for Reiki practitioners, “A treatment feels like a wonderful glowing radiance that flows through and around you. Reiki treats the whole person including body, emotions, mind...

DCIS: 10 Things to Know About Stage 0 Breast Cancer

Ductal carcinoma in situ, or DCIS, is an often confusing diagnosis that is commonly referred to as stage 0 breast cancer. Being told you have breast cancer is always scary, even if it’s just a tiny tumor in the earliest...