Saturday , May 27 2017

Top Cancer-Fighting Foods


Fighting Cancer by the Plateful No single food can prevent cancer, but the right combination of foods may help make a difference. At mealtimes, strike a balance of at least two-thirds plant-based foods and no more than one-third animal protein. This “New American Plate” is an important cancer fighting tool, …

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How to Support a Spouse who Has Cancer: 10 Steps


If your spouse has been diagnosed with cancer, what you never expected and never wanted to happen has just become all too real and all too personal to both of you. As much as you might want to wish it away, to reset everything back to the way it was …

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10 Warning Signs of Cervical Cancer You Should Not Ignore


Cervical cancer occurs in the cervix, which is the lower part of the uterus that connects to the vagina. It is one of the most common cancers among women in the world, in fact, the American Cancer Society estimates that approximately 12,900 new cases will be diagnosed and about 4,100 …

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More things your friends with cancer want you to know


The tips below have been provided by Roadkill Goldfish readers in response to the original post,  What your friends with cancer want you to know (but are afraid to say) CHILDHOOD CANCER Shared by Tiffany, the mom of a 4-year-old survivor Adult cancer and childhood cancer are not alike. Please …

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Having cancer is not a fight or a battle

From the Series "The Battle We Didn't Choose, My Wife's Fight with Breast Cancer."

Why is military language used to describe cancer? These words are meant to help patients but can have the opposite effect     “She lost her brave fight.” If anyone mutters those words after my death, wherever I am, I will curse them. I would like to be remembered for …

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6 Things You Need to Know About Dating A Cancer


1. They’re sensitive. Cancers are notoriously sensitive, but it’s hard to break through their tough outer shells to get the soft, squishy parts. If you betray them, they shut down. 2. They like to win. Cancers can come off as micromanagers, but they’re trying their damndest to achieve success. They …

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