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What Every Man Needs to Know About Prostate Cancer

In All Health Watch, Featured Article, Men's Health, Prostate Cancer by INH Research0 Comments

When your doctor delivers the terrible news that you have cancer, the last thing you want to worry about is whether his treatment recommendation is motivated by profit.

But a study found that men with prostate cancer have good reason for concern.

The standard prostate cancer treatments are surgery, radiation, and watchful waiting, also called active surveillance.

Watchful waiting means having regular checkups to make sure the tumor isn’t spreading.

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They’re in Your House…and They Double Your Cancer Risk

In All Health Watch, Featured Article, General Health by INH Research0 Comments

The incidence of thyroid cancer is skyrocketing in the U.S. It’s growing faster than any other cancer.

Thyroid cancer rates have more than doubled in the U.S. since the late 90s. Between 1998 and 2017, the number of cases went from 6.7 per 100,000 people to 13.3, according to the National Institutes of Health. More than 50,000 Americans a year are diagnosed with it.

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Cannabis Shows Cancer-Fighting Potential

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Cannabis has long been used to relieve cancer symptoms and the side effects of chemotherapy. But until recently there was little evidence that it could actually affect the course of the disease.

Now, new lab research shows that CBD and THC—the two biologically active compounds in cannabis—have potential in preventing and treating cancer.

Scientists at Colorado State University tested CBD (cannabidiol) against glioblastoma brain cancer cells.

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How Man Created Cancer

In All Health Watch, Cancer, Featured Article by INH Research0 Comments

The historical record shows cancer wasn’t widespread among humans until the Industrial Revolution.

The best-preserved human remains from antiquity are the mummified bodies of Egyptian rulers. Hundreds of mummies have been subjected to microscopic examination.

But Professor Michael Zimmerman of Villanova University found that just a single one shows any evidence of cancer. That’s a stark contrast to cancer rates today.

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Underneath the Mistletoe, Can You Kiss Cancer Goodbye?

In All Health Watch, Cancer, Featured Article by INH Research0 Comments

When you think of mistletoe, you no doubt picture a holiday kiss under a sprig of the plant.

But in addition to being an iconic Christmas symbol, mistletoe is one of the most widely studied alternative therapies for cancer. There is evidence that it not only boosts survival but it may reduce tumor growth, support the immune system, and ease the side effects of chemotherapy.

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