Cancer Fighting Foods

September 12, 2019By CancerSmarterFood Info, Research, Videos

Cancer Fighting Foods The Mayo Clinic produced an excellent video describing foods that are   Cancer Fighting Foods because they are high in antioxidants. Antioxidants are natural cancer fighters as they get rid of free radicals throughout our bodies.

Does Eating Organic Lower Cancer Risk?

February 5, 2019By CancerSmarterFood Info, Research

Does Eating Organic Lower Cancer Risk? Does eating organic lower cancer risk? By now you’ve probably heard of the “dirty dozen”. In case you haven’t, it’s a list of foods that have a high incidence of pesticides. In 2018 it became a bakers’ dozen with 13 items the Environmental Working Group advises consumers to buy … Read More

Chemicals in vegetables prevent colon cancer in mice

October 10, 2018By CancerSmarterFood Info

Chemicals in vegetables prevent colon cancer in mice. A new study from London’s Francis Crick Institute confirms what we’ve been hearing for years. Eat your veggies! Researchers have confirmed that chemicals in vegetables prevent colon cancer in mice. The research paper, published on August 21 2018, in  Immunity, shows that mice on a diet rich … Read More

Can weight gain be caused by tamoxifen?

January 25, 2018By CancerSmarterBreast Cancer, Cancer Research, Cancer Treatments, Food Info, Healthy Lifestyle 2 Comments

Can weight gain be caused by tamoxifen? The answer might surprise women who take this medication to prevent a breast cancer recurrence. The answer is readily available in a single google search. Still women ask Can weight gain be caused by tamoxifen? Medical News Today is reporting on a study called the Women’s Healthy Eating … Read More

BPA and Related Chemicals Linked to Fat Gain, Breast Cancer Risk

November 29, 2017By CancerSmarterCancer Research, Carcinogens, Food Info, Healthy Lifestyle

BPA and Related Chemicals This won’t replace diet and exercise but it can’t hurt! Limiting our exposure to BPA and related chemicals, hormones, pesticides and radiation is a constant struggle in today’s society. Cell phones, milk, meat, and now even our baby bottles and water bottles are threats. This article gives a complete look at … Read More

Is Sugar Causing Cancer?

October 28, 2017By CancerSmarterCancer Research, Food Info, Research No Comments

Is Sugar Causing Cancer? A recent study in the journal Nature Communications answers the question “is sugar causing cancer?”  The study looks at the cancer cells appetite for sugar.  Johan M. Thevelein, senior author of the study and a professor at KU Leuven in Belgium was asked whether he believes that eating sugar leads to a … Read More