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Following cancer prevention guidelines lower risk of death from all-causes


April 16th, 2011 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 16 (ANI): A study of more than 100,000 men and women over 14 years has found non-smokers who followed cancer prevention guidelines had a lower risk of death from cancer, ... Read more...

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Heavy drinking ‘ups death risk from pancreatic cancer’


March 15th, 2011 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 15 (ANI): A study has indicated that heavy alcohol consumption, specifically three or more glasses of liquor a day, is associated with an increased risk of death from pancreatic cancer."Alcoholic ... Read more...

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Smoking, exercise influence Vitamin E’s effect on pneumonia risk


February 18th, 2011 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 18 (ANI): Vitamin E supplementation may decrease or increase, or may have no effect, on the risk of pneumonia depending on the level of smoking and leisure time exercise, according ... Read more...

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Vitamin E may extend lifespan of certain men


January 21st, 2011 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 21 (ANI): Vitamin E supplementation may extend the lifespan of restricted groups of men, depending on their vitamin C intake and the level of smoking, according to a new study.Several ... Read more...

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Larger waist brings chances of death closer


August 10th, 2010 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 10 (ANI): A larger girth can take you nearer to the deathbed, that's what a research has found.The study has found that individuals with a large waist circumference appear ... Read more...

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Larger waist associated with greater risk of death


August 10th, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 10 (ANI): A larger girth can take you nearer to the deathbed, that's what a research has found.The study has found that individuals with a large waist circumference appear ... Read more...

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Statins ineffective in breast cancer prevention: Study


February 5th, 2009 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 5 (ANI): Statins, commonly used for lowering cholesterol levels, are ineffective in preventing breast cancer, according to researchers.Prior studies have shown some but limited efficacy in breast cancer models ... Read more...

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New data show finasteride helps prevent prostate cancer


May 19th, 2008 - 6:07 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 19 (ANI): Men and their doctors should consider a more aggressive approach that includes finasteride to prevent the development of prostate cancer, according to a comprehensive re-evaluation of the ... Read more...

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Chemical exposure may raise risk of Lou Gehrigs disease


April 17th, 2008 - 1:05 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 17 (ANI): Researchers at Harvard University in Boston have shown that exposure to a common environmental chemical might increase the risk of developing amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), also known ... Read more...

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Media not focussing on breast cancer prevention: Study


April 16th, 2008 - 1:22 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Apr 16 (ANI): Newspapers are filled with stories on breast cancer. Unfortunately, researchers at Michigan State University (MSU) say that the coverage of breast cancer puts more focus on ... Read more...

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