risk factors for cancer

Watercress may help fight breast cancer


September 14th, 2010 - 10:58 am ICT by ANI
London, Sept 14 (ANI): Eating a portion of watercress every day could help prevent breast cancer, according to a new research.Researchers at the University of Southampton say that the vitamin-packed salad veg ... Read more...

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Childhood physical abuse linked to higher cancer risk in adulthood


June 26th, 2009 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 26 (ANI): A new study by University of Toronto researchers has revealed that childhood physical abuse is associated with higher risk of cancer in adulthood.The study has shown that ... Read more...

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Saturated fat may be a risk factor for cancer of small intestine


November 14th, 2008 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 14 (ANI): Dietary intake of saturated fats has been identified as a possible risk factor for cancer of the small intestine.Individuals with this cancer are at increased risk of ... Read more...

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Global survey highlights need for cancer prevention campaigns to correct misbeliefs


August 27th, 2008 - 4:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 27 (ANI): A global survey has highlighted the need for cancer prevention campaigns to correct misbeliefs among people.Many people hold mistaken beliefs about what causes cancer, tending to inflate ... Read more...

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