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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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Al Roker’s Cancer Surgery: “I’m Gonna Be OK”

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

Researchers say they have found a new, potential game-changing treatment for men like Al Roker, who have aggressive prostate cancer.

The beloved 66-year-old Today show star is upbeat about his latest health challenge.[1]

“It’s a good news-bad news kind of thing,” Roker said. “Good news is we caught it early. Not great news is that it’s a little aggressive, so I’m going to be taking some time off to take care of this.”

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Alex Trebek: Cancer Breakthrough Came Too Late to Save Him

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

For months, Alex Trebek was plagued by stomach pain. He didn’t know what was causing it.

Eventually, he went to the doctor. The diagnosis could not have been worse: Advanced stage 4 pancreatic cancer.

It is considered incurable. Median survival is only three to six months.[1]

Trebek beat those odds. He lived for some 20 months. During much of that time, he was able to work, stay active, and entertain us.

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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

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

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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