September 2009


60% of men over age 50 are likely to have a condition where the thyroid gland. And prostate cancer is second among malignancies that affect men. Diet is an important factor Eat foods low in fat, especially animal. Increase intake of vegetables, fruits and cereals. Tackling overweight is essential. Daily exercise. Refrain from smoking. Prostate […]

Recommended care Prostate-cancer in countries like Mexico, is the second most common cancer in men. According to data from the Mexican Social Security Institute (IMSS), this kind of disease is located after gastric and represents about 11.5 percent of all tumors that affect this genre. The 5% of men over 50 will experience this carcinoma […]

The consumption of chocolate is “strongly associated with reduced cardiac mortality in people – not diabetic, who have survived a heart attack,” says the study published in the September issue of the Journal of Internal Medicine. And this beneficial relationship is dose dependent, meaning that increases with the amount ingested, the study goes on to […]

A biotechnology firm creates a promising treatment An experimental treatment developed by Genentech firm of US has obtained through genetic modification allowed a vegetable substance significantly reduce cancerous skin tumors developed, according to results of a clinical study. This drug, GDC-0449, taken orally, blocks a protein called “hedgehog”, which plays an important role in the […]

The richness of life where mega Colombian landscapes contrast with the number of deaths that occur every year by one of the most malignant diseases of the XXI century. According to the American Cancer Society, 7 million 600 thousand people died worldwide by the disease in 2007. Research Group of Animal Biotechnology at the National […]

Do you want to live healthy and happy? That perception is absolutely false. Many ladies do not dare to make a meal if there is no meat. The meat has many benefits but is highly toxic and harmful waste leaves the body. When you use animal fat for soup you are clogging your arteries and […]

The “tomato pill” contains lycopene which is one of the main ingredients of the Mediterranean diet, which is a well know diet proven to prevent heart disease. Lycopene is an antioxidant found in tomato skin, but in its natural form it is poorly absorbed. During a study, the scientists mixed lycopene with milk and soya […]

Snoring occurs when air flows past relaxed tissues in your throat, causing the tissues to vibrate as you breathe, creating hoarse or harsh sounds. The main causes of snoring: Alcohol Nasal congestion due to allergies or cold Overweight Enlarged tonsils Deformation of the nose or deviated septum Last month of pregnancy Alcohol and overweight are […]

The Bluest Sky You’ve Ever Seen by Sandy Powers I was reading a recent poll taken of 25 U.S. cities in the Washington State Free Press. The paper said, “The poll measured responses on a variety of personal habits.” How proud I am that my old hometown of Seattle ranked so high. On important matters, […]

Swine Flu Is Serious Business by Sandy Powers A report just released by the President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology estimates 30 to 50 percent of Americans could be infected with swine flu this fall and winter. The projection of deaths is 90,000, more than twice as many deaths than in a typical […]

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