Birth Control Pills Protect Against Cancer, Too

December 14, 2017By CancerSmarterBreast Cancer, Cancer Research, Carcinogens, Healthy Lifestyle

Birth Control Pills Protect Against Cancer, Too Scientists in Denmark reported a study, which followed 1.8 million Danish women for more than a decade. Widely held assumptions about modern contraceptives for younger generations of women were found faulty. Many women have believed that newer hormonal contraceptives are much safer than those taken by their mothers … 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

The Link Between Cancer and Unexpressed Anger

November 26, 2017By CancerSmarterBreast Cancer, Cancer Research, Healthy Lifestyle, Survivorship

The Link Between Cancer and Unexpressed Anger There is a category of medical oncology called Psycho-Oncology that deals with the link between cancer and unexpressed anger. There is mounting evidence that survival rates for women increase dramatically when they express their negative emotions including anger. Lower Cortisol Leads To Higher Survival Rates It’s not just … Read More