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healthmeup - 04/23/2015 07:00:00

Vitamin Supplements Can Increase Risk of Cancer

Vitamin Supplements Can Increase Risk of Cancer We often take over-the-counter supplements to compensate for vitamin and mineral deficiencies, but research now suggests that this may do more harm than good. A large-scale study conducted in the US has shown that over-supplementation may increase the risk of developing cancer and heart disease. Continue Reading »

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healthmeup - 04/22/2015 08:30:00

Broccoli May Protect Against Oral, Head and Neck Cancers

Broccoli May Protect Against Oral, Head and Neck Cancers According to a recent study, a new therapy containing broccoli sprout extract has been found to protect against oral cancer. Continue Reading »

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healthmeup - 04/21/2015 08:30:00

How to Choose the Right Office Chair to Prevent Back Pain

How to Choose the Right Office Chair to Prevent Back Pain Sitting for long hours has been associated with numerous health hazards like higher blood pressure, more body fat around the waist, increased sugar levels and a greater risk of heart disease and cancer. If you are going to be sitting all day, sitting in the wrong chair can cause both back and neck... Continue Reading »

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healthmeup - 04/20/2015 07:30:00

Lifestyle Changes & Home Remedies to Treat Infertility in Men

Lifestyle Changes & Home Remedies to Treat Infertility in Men Smoking, weight gain, drugs, diabetes, cancer, mumps, stress, alcohol, systemic infections and pollution are all causes of spermatozoal dysfunction or infertility in men. In most cases, this condition can be treated with both medications and home remedies. Here we list some ways to treat... Continue Reading »

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healthmeup - 04/15/2015 09:00:00

Study: Man’s Best Friend Sniffs out Prostate Cancer

Study: Man’s Best Friend Sniffs out Prostate Cancer According to a new Italian study, dogs can be trained to sniff out chemicals associated with prostate cancer. Continue Reading »

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healthmeup - 04/09/2015 07:00:00

How to Minimise Your Intake of Food Contaminants

How to Minimise Your Intake of Food Contaminants Milk, chocolates, sweets, pulses, cereals, spices, tea, coffee and edible oil are all vulnerable to adulteration today. Food containing dangerous adulterants, harmful bacteria, viruses, parasites or chemical substances is responsible for more than 200 diseases, ranging from diarrhea to cancer. Read... Continue Reading »

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healthmeup - 03/25/2015 13:15:00

Angelina Jolie Chooses Menopause at 39 by Removing Her Fallopian Tubes and Ovaries

Angelina Jolie Chooses Menopause at 39 by Removing Her Fallopian Tubes and Ovaries In a recent admission from Angelina Jolie, the actress revealed that she has had her fallopian tubes and ovaries removed. In a op-ed piece she wrote for the New York Times, Jolie said that she had been planning to have this procedure for quite some time, but fastracked it when her blood reports... Continue Reading »

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healthmeup - 03/12/2015 09:00:00

Vegetarian Diet May Lower Colorectal Cancer Risk

Vegetarian Diet May Lower Colorectal Cancer Risk A new study finds that consuming a vegetarian diet might cut your risk of colorectal cancer by 20 percent. This protective effect is even stronger for pescatarians (fish-eating vegetarians). Continue Reading »

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healthmeup - 03/05/2015 10:00:00

Long-Term Effects of Oral Contraceptives

Long-Term Effects of Oral Contraceptives If you’re a healthy individual and you don’t smoke, you can safely continue to take birth control pills for as long as you want, at least until a few years post-menopause. Oral contraceptives have been researched thoroughly, with over five decades worth of research supporting their safety. Continue Reading »

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