Soy is put to the test for the treatment of prostate cancer.
How can soy foods have it both ways—pro-estrogenic effects in some organs (protecting bones and reducing hot flash symptoms), but anti-estrogenic effects in others (protecting against breast and endometrial cancer)?
Certain gut bacteria can supercharge the benefits of soy foods, resulting in even more bone protection, better control of menopausal symptoms, and lower prostate cancer risk. The question is how can we foster the growth of these good bacteria?
Is soy harmful, harmless, or helpful when it comes to uterine fibroids?
Which appear more protective, fermented soy foods, such as miso and tempeh, or unfermented soy, like tofu and soy milk?
The hormonal effects of the Roundup pesticide on GMO soy put into perspective.
The reason women who handle hops start menstruating is because of a phytoestrogen that ends up in beer, called 8-prenylnaringenin (8-PN).
When it comes to breast cancer risk, does the phytoestrogen in beer act more like the animal estrogens in Premarin or the protective phytoestrogens in soy?
Genetically engineered soybeans have significantly higher pesticide residues than organic or conventional non-GMO soy.
The elimination of all dairy products was found to cure constipation in up to 100% of kids tested, leading to a resolution of rectal inflammation and complications such as anal fissures.
Changing food perceptions and incorporating puréed vegetables into entrees can improve the dietary quality of kids and grown-ups.
Which dietary changes could both reduce free radical damage and improve DNA repair in women with mutated BRCA genes?
Anti-inflammatory drugs abolish the hyperfiltration and protein leakage response to meat ingestion, suggesting that animal protein causes kidney stress through an inflammatory mechanism.
Five cents worth of seaweed a day may dramatically improve a major cause of disability and compromised quality of life among women.
Get any food in your stomach within a few hours of lead exposure and you can suppress the absorption by 90% or more, but which foods are particularly protective?
Higher levels of pesticides on GMO soy is a concern since Monsanto’s Roundup has been shown to have adverse effects on human placental tissue.