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Eating a Mediterranean diet enriched with olive oil may offer protection against age-related bone loss.
Drinking a glass of grapefruit juice each day could make anti-cancer drugs more effective, thereby reducing the dose needed.
Following a simple meditation program can help to reduce loneliness and reduce the expression of inflammatory genes.
Eating a handful of walnuts a day may boost male fertility within just a few months.
An aspirin a day associates with a modest decrease in mortality from cancer, particularly for malignancies of the gastrointestinal tract.
German team reports that DNA methylation is altered by acute stress, thereby affecting the activity of genes.
Middle-aged adults who regularly engage in leisure-time physical activity for more than a decade may enhance their heart health.
The chemical used to impart the flavor and aroma of butter in microwave popcorn poses a respiratory and brain health hazard, in a lab animal model.
More than six in 10 Americans walk for transportation or for fun, relaxation, or exercise.
Dietary supplementation of Vitamin E helps to maintain post-meal vascular endothelial function.
Nanoparticles, bound to compounds found in tea leaves, reduced tumors by 80%, in a lab animal model.
Researchers submit that by raising the Vitamin C recommended dietary allowance (RDA), cases of heart disease, stroke, and cancer might be slashed.
Physical activity – either mild or intense and before or after menopause – may reduce breast cancer risk, but substantial weight gain may negate these benefits.
Fetal exposure to the plastic additive BPA has been shown to alter mammary gland development and plays a role in the development of breast cancer in humans.
Carvacrol, a compound found in oregano, is shown to induce prostate cancer cell death.
Swedish researchers report that cadmium, present agricultural crops as a result of farm fertilizers, is linked to an increased incidence of breast cancers.
Whereas red meat may increase total, cardiovascular, and cancer death risks, appropriate substitutions may lower those same risks.
Radon is a radioactive, colorless, odorless, tasteless noble gas, occurring naturally as the decay product of uranium or thorium.
The erosion of protective telomere caps, with subsequent enzymatic activation, promotes the ability of prostate cancer cells to become more deadly.
US FDA finds that 400 lipsticks on the market test positive for lead.
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41. Orange You Healthy?
Citrus fruits -- oranges, lemons, limes, grapefruit, tangerines, and kumquats -- support heart health and may help ward off cancer, stroke, diabetes, and other chronic diseases. Eat one a day to enjoy good health.