To Prevent Cancers, Awareness is Key

previous topic · next topic
Helewis

Joined: Jan 11
Posts: 339

      quote  
Posted: 04 Apr 2012, 11:33
Being active, a healthy weight, and eating a healthy diet are the general ways to reduce your risk of the most common U.S. cancers, along with heart disease, diabetes, and other chronic illness.

http://preventcancer.aicr.org/site/News2?page=NewsArticle&id=21565&news_iv_ctrl=2302
DairyKing

Joined: Sep 11
Posts: 275

      quote  
Posted: 04 Apr 2012, 12:09
Good article. Esophageal cancer is very scary; I know quite a few people that live with tracheal tubes. I've often thought about the relationship between obesity and longevity of life - you don't see a lot of 90 year old fat people.
" Far better it is to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure, than to take rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy much nor suffer much, because they live in the grey twilight that knows not victory nor defeat."
Teddy Roosevelt
Sk1nnyfuture

Joined: Feb 11
Posts: 530

      quote  
Posted: 04 Apr 2012, 12:12
Good article Helewis. My hubbie had a cancer in his leg 25ish years ago... At the time, he was young, healthy, active and ate a good diet. BUT... I am so aware, that a c**p lifestyle, can account for lots of diseases - not just cancer. The more,we know about the causes, the more we are in controlnof our destiny Smile. Thanks for posting

" Success is what you make it, there's no better time to make a change than the present."

"Wherever you go, no matter what the weather, always bring your own sunshine. "
Sk1nnyfuture

Joined: Feb 11
Posts: 530

      quote  
Posted: 04 Apr 2012, 12:13
Very good point DK

" Success is what you make it, there's no better time to make a change than the present."

"Wherever you go, no matter what the weather, always bring your own sunshine. "
Sk1nnyfuture

Joined: Feb 11
Posts: 530

      quote  
Posted: 04 Apr 2012, 12:14
Very good point DK

" Success is what you make it, there's no better time to make a change than the present."

"Wherever you go, no matter what the weather, always bring your own sunshine. "



Forum Search
Advanced forum search



Latest Posts

Really Doing This!
I am following my own diet. I am limited on some things that I can eat. I can't eat greens since I am on blood thinners and meat has not my fav. I like chicken and ground meat! I let my medical issues ...
by Brittney0808 on 18 Sep 14 01:34 PM
A question on carbs
It is evident that the LCHF Diet is not for you. Maybe Weight Watchers is more for you. There you can have high carb fruits. In order for LCHF to work you have to work the program which is 20g carb ...
by C67241 on 18 Sep 14 01:32 PM
Health sidekick
Thanks for the suggestion, but I think FatSecret is just perfect for me :-)
by nb girl on 18 Sep 14 01:03 PM
Dreaming at night: I have many many dreams, every night.
Lucid dreaming, TAIC :-) It's quit the mind bender. I've been doing it for as long as I can recall. It's literally being in control of what happens to you in your dreams. I think anyone can ...
by abdicant on 18 Sep 14 09:30 AM
It's not how much you eat but what you eat
Just seen the clip thanks. Know I'm being petty but the ends of her sleeves in food preparation was really distracting. Apart from that is that it looks too good to be true. But thinking about ...
by nb girl on 18 Sep 14 08:43 AM