Fitness and nutrition – My Cancer Advisor

Posts Tagged ‘Fitness and nutrition’

Dec 15 2010
Does Vitamin D Improve Colorectal Cancer Survival Rates?

Expert Analysis Highlights: There’s a lot of controversy about the effects of Vitamin D on survival outcome for various forms of cancer Retrospective studies show “clues” that lower seru...

Sep 20 2010
Obesity Linked to Worse Outcomes in Colon Cancer

Expert Analysis Highlights: Many studies have previously shown that obesity is associated with a greater risk of developing colon cancer Obesity’s effect on long-term outcomes after the cancer has b...

Sep 13 2010
Eat Better, Move More, and Reduce the Risk of Breast Cancer

Previously, I have reported on studies that regular exercise may play an important role in prevention of depression among breast cancer survivors. (For more details, read “Lifestyle Makes a Differen...

Jul 6 2010
Does Soda Cause Cancer?

Expert Analysis Highlights: While drinks like soda are notoriously loaded with sugar, the direct impact on pancreas cancer remains unknown Attention on drinks and cancer began when a flawed study from...

Jun 23 2010
Nutrition Tips During Cancer Treatment

Here’s some helpful information from our companion website, Here are some hints to keep in mind to help you get the nutrition you need while you are undergoing cancer treatm...

May 3 2010
Time-Honored Miracle Drug Now Shows Increase in Breast Cancer Survival Rates

Expert Analysis Highlights: Harvard Medical School study shows women who took an average of two-five aspirin a week were 60% less likely to develop metastatic breast cancer and 71% less likely to die ...

Apr 20 2010
The Cancer Prevention Diet

Expert Analysis Highlights: Certain types of cancer like colon cancer have a slight association with a high-fat diet Avoid hydrogenated and trans fats, and seek out Omega 3 or Free Range products in y...

Mar 30 2010
Lifestyle Makes a Difference in Combating Depression After Breast Cancer

Expert Analysis Highlights: Psychological well-being ultimately improves one’s chances of surviving cancer Largest study that has been reported to date comes from China regarding factors that he...

Feb 17 2010
What Does Vitamin D Have To Do with My Breast Cancer Risk?

An interesting and important article was published in the prestigious Journal of Clinical Oncology about a study of vitamin D levels in breast cancer patients. This is an important topic because vitam...