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  • Orange Aromatherapy for Anxiety
    Orange Aromatherapy for Anxiety
    The smell of sweet orange essential oil may have anxiety-reducing properties without the potentially addictive, sedating, and adverse effects of Valium-type benzodiazepine drugs.
  • Reducing Radiation Damage With Ginger & Lemon Balm
    Reducing Radiation Damage With Ginger & Lemon Balm
    A component of cooked ginger root protects human white blood cells in vitro against radiation-induced genetic damage, and lemonbalm tea appears to protect radiology staff against radiation-induced...
  • Mediating Radiation Exposure From Airline Travel
    Mediating Radiation Exposure From Airline Travel
    Based on studies of atomic bomb survivors, Chernobyl victims, and airline pilots exposed to more cosmic rays at high altitudes, fruits and vegetables may decrease radiation-induced chromosome damage.
  • Do Dental X-Rays Cause Brain Tumors?
    Do Dental X-Rays Cause Brain Tumors?
    Getting bitewing or full mouth (panoramic) X-rays at the dentist may be associated with an increased risk of meningioma, the most common type of brain tumor.
  • Cancer Risk From CT Scan Radiation
    Cancer Risk From CT Scan Radiation
    Pediatric CAT scans are estimated to cause hundreds of cancer deaths every year.
  • Fukushima and Radioactivity in Seafood
    Fukushima and Radioactivity in Seafood
    The majority of radioactive fallout from the Fukushima nuclear power plant tragedy was absorbed by the Pacific Ocean. What does that mean for seafood safety?
  • Strawberries versus Esophageal Cancer
    Strawberries versus Esophageal Cancer
    A randomized phase 2 clinical trial on the ability of strawberries to reverse the progression to esophageal cancer.
  • Uprooting the Leading Causes of Death
    Uprooting the Leading Causes of Death
    Death in America is largely a foodborne illness. Focusing on studies published just over the last year in peer-reviewed scientific medical journals, Dr. Greger offers practical advice on how best to...
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