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Hormones In Food Effects Resources

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A Woman's Guide to Breast Cancer Prevention

Almost one out of nine women is expected to develop breast cancer, the second leading cause of cancer-related death in women. So far, researchers haven't found any fool-proof way to prevent breast cancer except voluntary mastectomy (surgical...  Read more

The Surprising Health Benefits of Being in Love

When I was newly home from graduate school and working my first full-time job, finding a husband and starting a family seemed to be the next expected step in the progression toward adulthood. I was looking forward to having someone to share my life w...  Read more

5 Steps to Strengthen Your Immune System

Your immune system is important. Very much like your own personal army, it guards your body against attacks from invaders (like bacteria, fungi, and viruses), defending against infections and several kinds of cancer. And it’s smart, too, often...  Read more

The Healing Power of Touch

It's common sense that a hug at a stressful time, a handshake after an important meeting or just cuddling at the end of the day help us relax, leaving behind negativity and worry. Now researchers are investigating whether this feel-good energ...  Read more

Moderate Exercise Prevents Ovarian Cancer

Ovarian cancer is difficult to beat, so prevention is extremely important. A Canadian study in the International Journal of Cancer, has found that moderate recreational and work-related physical activity may reduce a woman's risk of this dis...  Read more

Cutting Out Processed Foods
Updated 10/22/2014 11:35:24 AM

I am getting back on track with my exercise regimen (working out 6x per week) and have been working on greatly reducing processed foods in my family's diet. Is anyone else doing this as well? What are your favorite resources? Or do you th...  Read more

Bonfire Healthy Food Ideas
Updated 10/24/2014 9:52:28 AM

We are having a family gathering and having a bonfire. Any food recommendations other than the unhealthy hotdogs and smores? Thank you for your time!...  Read more

What is meant by search terms on food entry page
Updated 10/20/2014 2:59:32 PM

What is meant by search terms on food entry page...  Read more

I stopped tracking food for a while thinking I cou
Updated 10/20/2014 9:09:33 AM

I stopped tracking food for a while thinking I could keep up on my own. Boy was I wrong! I don't know if it was pride or lack of accountability, but now I know I need to track in order to stay on track!...  Read more

Food is fuel. Food is not comfort, food is not my
Updated 10/19/2014 9:42:35 PM

Food is fuel. Food is not comfort, food is not my friend, food does not relieve stress. Food is fuel. I try to remind myself over and over....  Read more

eating raw fruits and veges

raw carrots, blackberries, grape tomatoes, crisp pears, really helps my body process foods easier and quicker, cannot imagine why i stopped eating raw foods years ago...  Read more

Sugar feeds every cell in the body, including cancer cells.

Sugar feeds every cell in the body, including cancer cells. Simple sugars enter the bloodstream quickly & cause a rise in insulin & other growth promoting hormones. High levels of these hormones may increase the growth of cancer cells. Complex carbo...  Read more

CHOCOLATE LOVERS UNITE!!

Are you PASSIONATE about chocolate? Do you see it as a food group?! Join other Chocoholics for discussions, recipe-swapping, & help in keeping this important food group alive!...  Read more

Drug Treatments for Hot Flashes

Editor's Note: Cathy Cram, M.S., is the resident maternal fitness expert on our sister site, BabyFit.com. She blogs monthly on the topics of menopause, health and fitness. By Cathy Cram, M.S. This is the third blog in the series on menopause...  Read more

10 Reasons Your Body Thinks It's Hungry

A staggering 63 percent of Americans are overweight. The most common cause? We eat more food than we need—and we're all guilty of doing it: mindlessly munching on a bag of pretzels during a reality TV marathon or treating ourselves to a sec...  Read more