Why Pancreatic Cancer Is On the Rise

The pancreas has to do with the stomach—it’s vital to your digestion. The pancreas produces digestive enzymes and releases hormones (including insulin) to help control blood sugar. Although pancreatic cancer isn’t extremely common (55,000 people are currently...

Ultra-Processed Food Linked To Cancer

The study, which classified foods such as mass produced bread, chicken nuggets, and cakes as “ultra processed,” looked at 105,000 people, showed results which suggest that the more “ultra-processed” foods people eat, the greater their risk of cancer. Diet, of course,...

10 Herbs That Can Help Fight Cancer

Many herbs are rich in bioactive compounds with antioxidant properties. They have the potential to inhibit the growth of cancer cells or induce cancer cell death. Herbs with anticancer properties include thyme, rosemary, sage, parsley, and curry leaves. Holy basil,...

Oral Cancer: Causes, Symptoms And Treatments

Oral cancer is among the commonest cancers worldwide. Men over 40, those who use or consume too much alcohol and tobacco products, and those with a family history of head or neck cancers are more at risk. Symptoms include mouth sores, bleeding, numbness in the mouth,...

The Link Between Processed Foods and Cancer

New research published last Wednesday, in international peer reviewed medical journal The BMJ, has found a strong correlation between consumption of ultra-processed foods and increased risk of cancer.  Previous studies have found links between ultra-processed foods...