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Mediterranean diet may cut colorectal cancer risk by 86%

By: IANS | New York | Published:July 1, 2017 5:28 pm The goodness of Mediterranean diet. (Source: Thinkstock Images) Consuming a Mediterranean diet — rich in fruits and fish — while decreasing the intake of soft drinks may help prevent the risk of developing colorectal cancer by nearly 86 per …

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Diet diary: From Brazil, a nut high in healthy fats and proteins

Written by Ishi Khosla | Published:July 1, 2017 2:07 am According to the 2013 Australian Dietary Guidelines, just two Brazil nuts can provide 100 per cent RDA for selenium for an adult. Nut consumption has been associated with several health benefits, such as it being an antioxidant, cardioprotective, anti-cancerous, anti-inflammatory, …

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Salmons and walnuts may help combat bowel cancer, claims study

Prev Consuming food rich in omega fatty acids such as salmon, walnuts and chia seeds may help boost chances of surviving bowel cancer, a study suggests. Researchers from University of Aberdeen in the UK found found that a higher proportion of omega-3 metabolising enzyme to omega-6 metabolising enzyme is associated …

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Eating walnuts, salmon may help fight bowel cancer

By: PTI | London | Published:June 29, 2017 10:17 pm Consume food rich in omega fatty acids. (Source: File Photo) Consuming food rich in omega fatty acids such as salmon, walnuts and chia seeds may help boost chances of surviving bowel cancer, a study suggests. Researchers from University of Aberdeen …

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Aspirin may cut preeclampsia risk in pregnant women

By: IANS | London | Published:June 29, 2017 2:38 pm Low-dose aspirin may help prevent preeclampsia in women at high risk and should be started before 20 weeks of pregnancy (Photo: Thinkstock) Women who take low dose of aspirin daily during the first trimester of pregnancy can significantly decrease their risk …

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