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  • Dietary Sources of Alkylphenol Endocrine Disruptors
    Dietary Sources of Alkylphenol Endocrine Disruptors
    Foods of animal origin (especially fish) appear to be the most important source of human exposure to industrial pollutants such as alkylphenol xenoestrogens.
  • BRCA Breast Cancer Genes and Soy
    BRCA Breast Cancer Genes and Soy
    One reason why soy consumption is associated with improved survival and lower recurrence rates in breast cancer patients may be because soy phytonutrients appear to improve the expression of tumor...
  • Starving Cancer with Methionine Restriction
    Starving Cancer with Methionine Restriction
    Methionine restriction—best achieved through a plant-based diet—may prove to have a major impact on patients with cancer because unlike normal tissues, many human tumors require the amino acid...
  • NF-June03 Lavender for Generalized Anxiety Disorder
    Lavender for Generalized Anxiety Disorder
    In a double-blind study, lavender oil worked as well as the valium-like drug lorazepam (Ativan) for relief of persistent anxiety, though there are concerns about estrogenic effects.
  • Cranberries versus Cancer
    Cranberries versus Cancer
    Drug companies and supplement manufacturers have yet to isolate the components of cranberries that suppress cancer cell growth.
  • Breast Cancer and Alcohol: How Much is Safe?
    Breast Cancer and Alcohol: How Much is Safe?
    Nearly 5,000 breast cancer deaths a year may be attributable to just light drinking (up to one drink a day).
  • Flax Seeds For Breast Pain
    Flax Seeds For Breast Pain
    A tablespoon a day of ground flaxseeds appears to improve ovarian function and is considered a first-line therapy for breast pain associated with one's period (cyclical mastalgia).
  • Plant-Based Diets For Breast Pain
    Plant-Based Diets For Breast Pain
    Plant-based diets appear to offer relief from a variety of menstrual symptoms, including cramping, bloating, and breast pain (cyclical mastalgia).
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