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Daily Aspirin Raises Seniors’ Cancer Risk, Study Finds

In All Health Watch, Cancer, Featured Article, Gut Health, Health Warning by Garry Messick0 Comments

At first glance, it makes sense to take a daily low-dose aspirin to prevent heart disease.

Aspirin thins the blood. This should reduce your risk of a blood clot that could lead to a stroke or heart attack.

But this benefit comes at a high price.

A study in the British Journal of Pharmacology found that daily aspirin reduces risk of a heart attack or stroke by 17%.

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Why Flossing Is More Important than Ever

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Many dentists’ offices have started to reopen. However, wary patients are staying away.

They rightly fear that sitting with their mouths wide open for long stretches is not a risk worth taking as the coronavirus continues to rampage through the country. Many of us have decided to skip checkups and routine cleanings for now.

The American Dental Association reports that patient volume is less than 60% of what it was before the pandemic.

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It Saves 3.9 Million Lives a Year…and It Can Save Yours

In All Health Watch, Cancer, Cognitive Health, Diabetes, Featured Article, Fitness and Exercise, General Health, Heart and Cardiovascular by Garry Messick0 Comments

A new Cambridge University study found that there’s an existing health treatment so effective that it saves nearly 4 million lives every year around the world.

In the U.S. alone, it prevents 140,200 fatalities annually.

That’s roughly equivalent to the entire death toll so far from COVID-19.

The study found that this treatment is so effective it may be the single most lifesaving weapon against disease that mankind has.

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These Spices Fight the Underlying Cause of Cancer, Heart Disease, and Alzheimer’s

In All Health Watch, Alzheimer's and Memory, Cancer, Cognitive Health, Diet and Nutrition, Featured Article, Heart and Cardiovascular by Garry Messick0 Comments

Out-of-control inflammation is how COVID-19 kills.

And inflammation is the underlying cause of cancer, heart disease, Alzheimer’s, diabetes, and many other deadly health conditions. A recent medical journal review called inflammation “the most significant cause of death in the world today.”[1]

Harvard University researchers go even further. They say inflammation may cause all disease. They call it the “unifying theory” of illness.

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End Your Mammogram Nightmare

In All Health Watch, Breast Cancer, Cancer, Featured Article, Health Warning by Garry Messick0 Comments

If you’re a woman over 40, you likely know the ritual…

Each year or two, you go off to the gynecologist to get a mammogram. 

It is not a pleasant experience. 

During the test, your breasts are compressed between two plastic imaging plates while they are X-rayed. For some women, it’s merely uncomfortable. For others, it can be so painful that they take aspirin or ibuprofen ahead of time. 

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5 Best Ways to Lower Inflammation

In All Health Watch, Alzheimer's and Memory, Cancer, Cognitive Health, Diabetes, Diet and Nutrition, Featured Article, Fitness and Exercise, Heart and Cardiovascular by Garry Messick0 Comments

What’s the biggest health scourge America faces today? 

Heart disease is a good answer. It kills more Americans than anything else. 

Cancer comes in a close second. 

Alzheimer’s is another good guess, especially since there is nothing doctors can do to stop it or even slow it down. 

Diabetes is also terrible and has reached epidemic proportions. Nearly half of American adults now have prediabetes or full-blown diabetes. 

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