Am I at Risk for Cancer If I Don’t Follow an Organic Food Diet?

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Am I at Risk for Cancer If I Don’t Eat Organic Food? Eating organic foods have become more popular than ever. Society is being more careful about what they put into their bodies. But what does eating organic  mean to you as far as your cancer risk? Dr. Brian Lawenda says that whenever possible, you […]

Will Salt Increase Cancer Risk?

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Does Salt Increase Cancer Risk? Salt, scientifically known as sodium chloride, is a mineral essential to life. Although the overconsumption of salt is becoming increasingly common in the American diet. We know that most common side effects of consuming salt is hypertension and high blood pressure. But how does this affect our cancer risk? Will […]

How Does Eating Fruits and Vegetables Affect My Cancer Risk?

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Will Eating Fruits and Vegetables Lower My Cancer Risk? All our life we’ve heard, “Make sure to eat your greens.” Maybe you’ve even heard, “An apple a day keeps the doctor away.” But how does the consumption of fruits and vegetables affect our cancer risk? This is a question 21st Century Oncology’s Dr. Brian Lawenda […]

What is the Link Between Omega-3s, Omega-6s and Industrial Farming?

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Dr. Heather Paulson discusses the link between Omega-3s, Omega-6s and industrial farming There has been a lot of talk recently about the link between Omega fatty acids and industrial farming. Omega fatty acids are helpful for reducing inflammation and improving your health.  When we talk about reducing inflammation and in particular reducing Cox-2 which is directly […]

Diet Changes After Stage IV Colon Cancer

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How did your husband’s diet change after stage IV colon cancer? Kim Rogers’s husband John was diagnosed with stage IV colon cancer in 2003. She and her husband knew that some changes would be in order. Nutrition can play a vital role in a patient’s quality of life. Kim and John stopped eating food from […]

5 Steps to Reduce the Risk of Colon Cancer

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How can I reduce the risk of colon cancer? You don’t have to change your entire life to reduce the risk of colon cancer. It is easy to take on too many changes at once and become burned out and fall back into old habits. However, many small steps can be taken that will add […]

Reducing Risk of Colon Cancer

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Many factors are considered risks for colon cancer, including sedentary lifestyle, obesity, and the foods we eat. Dr. Kim explains some steps to take in order to reduce risk of colon cancer. George P. Kim, MD: There are some approaches and lifestyle changes that can affect your risk for colon cancer. Certainly if you’re a […]


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