Tag Archives: cancer

Banishing sugar: Are alternative sweeteners a safe replacement?

With all the fervor over sugar – is it toxic? Should sugary sodas be banned? Many more people are turning to alternative sweeteners to pacify their cravings, but this switch is not without worry. Pink, blue, yellow and, now, green – regardless of which packet you pluck from the ceramic box on every restaurant table […]

Hot ‘n’ Sweet: The Debate over Sugar, Sugar Alcohols and Artificial Sweeteners

Have you ever perused the aisles of the grocery store attempting to decide on a dessert that will tantalize your taste buds while simultaneously maintaining your sleek physique? It can be a challenge to decide which candies, cookies, drinks and other sweet treats will satisfy your craving without damaging your diet or good health. Artificial […]

Hot 'n' Sweet: The Debate over Sugar, Sugar Alcohols and Artificial Sweeteners

Have you ever perused the aisles of the grocery store attempting to decide on a dessert that will tantalize your taste buds while simultaneously maintaining your sleek physique? It can be a challenge to decide which candies, cookies, drinks and other sweet treats will satisfy your craving without damaging your diet or good health. Artificial […]

A Spoonful of Sugar: The Sweet Taste of an Untimely Death

There is a longstanding debate of the harmful effects of sugar and more evidence is surfacing to confirm reports that high sugar consumption may lead to an untimely death. Sugar’s evil replacement, high fructose corn syrup, is not the only one to blame – pointing fingers can include good old-fashioned table sugar. Dr. Robert Lustig […]

One Antibody – The Cure to Seven Forms of Cancer

Splashed across the front pages of the media lingering in the midst of the Trayvon Martin-George Zimmerman case is the ground-breaking revelation that scientists have isolated an antibody that will likely lead to the development of a drug that could cure seven common forms of cancer. In the study at Stanford University, researchers successfully shrank […]

Daily Aspirin Reduces Cancer Risk – New Studies Reveal

Eat right, exercise, take your vitamins, oh and don’t forget the aspirin. Many individuals are aware that an aspirin a day is useful for thinning the blood and reducing the risk of heart attack and blood clots.  Dr. Oz made the baby aspirin a regular part of many routines in his book, You: The Owner’s […]