Navigation Links
Angelina Jolie has Women Asking for Ways to Reduce the Risk of Breast Cancer
Date:5/23/2013

University Heights,OH (PRWEB) May 23, 2013

Angeline Jolie’s brave decision to have both breasts removed based on the genetic study showing there was an 87% chance she would develop breast cancer is making women everywhere look at their odds of getting breast cancer. Long term studies show American women have a 12 % chance of getting breast cancer during their lifetime (1).

Among the things that can be changed to improve these odds are giving up alcohol (more than a drink a day) smoking, and avoiding becoming obese. Choice of diet seems not to make much difference despite all the claims (2). Another thing that can be changed to reduce the odds of having breat cancer is one many people have never heard about before. It is the exposure to light at night, especially blue light. Nighttime exposure to light cuts off the production of melatonin. Melatonin is the sleep hormone but also fights cancer in about five different ways.

Numerous studies in both animals and humans dating back to the 1990s have shown that exposure to light at night increased the risk of developing breast cancer by about a factor of two (3). But women do not need to give up the use of night at night. According to Richard Hansler PhD, Director of the Lighting Innovations Institute at John Carroll University (JCU), the blue wavelengths in ordinary white light have been demonstrated to cause the problem. Light bulbs that don’t make blue light and glasses that eliminate it were developed at JCU in 2005 and are available from Photonic Developments LLC at http://www.lowbluelights.com. Using these products is the equivalent of being in darkness and thus might reduce the probability of having breast cancer.

Thousands of people have bought these products with the guarantee of money back if they don’t help them sleep better. About 90% find their sleep improved. Reducing the ri
'/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Angelina Jolie – Scarless Breast Augmentation Surgery
2. Jean LaMantia, Registered Dietitian, Cancer Survivor and Author Announces that Like Angelina Jolie, Others Can Take Preventative Measures to Reduce Cancer Risk
3. Dr. Bob "The Drugless Doctor" Shares Tips in Light of Angelina Jolie's Mastectomy
4. Angelina Jolie – Mastectomies and Scarless Breast Augmentation
5. Angelina Jolie Will Have Ovaries Removed to Lower Chances of Cancer: Report
6. Angelina Jolie Has Preventive Double Mastectomy
7. Breast Cancer Experts Available to Weigh in on Angelina Jolie Double Mastectomy
8. IU School of Medicine Breast Cancer Experts Available for Comment on Angelina Jolie Decision
9. Baseball Lunch at BMA Affordable Assisted Living Community to Feature Joliet Slammers Mascot
10. Zensah® Comments on New York Daily News Article Examining How Better Sports Bra Could Help Women Marathoners
11. Pamela Isom, President and CEO of ICE Safety Solutions Inc. Receives 2013 Women of Influence Recognition and Award
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/20/2014)... York, NY (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 ... filed on behalf of women who were allegedly injured ... move forward in New Jersey’s Bergen County Superior Court, ... Order issued on August 15, 2014, the Court has ... files for Mirena lawsuits that are part of the ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... Loss of brain cells that act as a "sleep ... falling and staying asleep, a new study suggests. ... and often results in nighttime confusion and wandering, according ... the Rush Memory and Aging Project, which includes nearly ... being followed until death, at which point their brains ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... By Kathleen Doheny ... -- Breast reconstruction after a mastectomy has long been an ... percent of women choose it. "The most common reasons ... important, they weren,t interested in more surgery or they were ... Morrow, chief of breast surgery at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... of the most persistent and deadliest infectious diseases in ... year. , Scientists who study tuberculosis have long debated ... from humans in Africa to seals and sea lions ... it to Native people there before Europeans landed on ... Seals as a Source of New World Human Tuberculosis," ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... 20, 2014 With 3943.8% growth, Connexion Point ... the nation’s fastest growing companies. The Inc. 500 ranks Connexion ... sector. Connexion Point is the #1 fastest growing company in ... and Medicaid, and its clients include four of the top ... 1,000 people and has offices and contact centers in Salt ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Mirena Lawsuit News: Case Management Order Issued in New Jersey Mirena Litigation, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 2Health News:Mirena Lawsuit News: Case Management Order Issued in New Jersey Mirena Litigation, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 3Health News:Mirena Lawsuit News: Case Management Order Issued in New Jersey Mirena Litigation, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 4Health News:Seniors' Sleep Woes May Be Linked to Loss of Brain Cells 2Health News:Many Women Who Have Mastectomy Don't Get Breast Reconstruction: Study 2Health News:Many Women Who Have Mastectomy Don't Get Breast Reconstruction: Study 3Health News:New research shows seals and sea lions likely spread tuberculosis to humans 2Health News:New research shows seals and sea lions likely spread tuberculosis to humans 3Health News:With 3943.8% Growth, Connexion Point, a Leader in Contact Centers for Health Care, Ranks 86th on the Inc. 500 List as One of the Nation’s Fastest Growing Companies 2
... including Influenza and ... MRSA., ... SILVER SEAL(TM) Washable, Antimicrobial Mouse at the HiMSS,Healthcare Symposium in Orlando, FL. ... mouse to be fully submersible,dishwasher safe, and manufactured from SILVER SEAL(TM) Antimicrobial,plastic. ...
... Inc. (NYSE: WTW ) announced today that David ... Financial,Officer, will present at the Bank of America 2008 ... be held on Tuesday, March 11, 2008 at 4:10 ... webcast on the Company,s,website at http://www.weightwatchersinternational.com . An ...
... data from the Agency for Healthcare Research ... serve a disproportionate share,of seniors and individuals ... full advantage of this increasingly popular and ... Association (PCMA) said,today. At a time when ...
... will accommodate nationwide growth and increased traffic, SUNNYVALE, Calif., ... website. The site,s new design and upgraded features,will allow the ... in 2008.,The site is also designed to accommodate the increased ... over 30% in the last six weeks," says Alison,Guimard, founder ...
... and Corporacion Multi ... campaign success-, GUATEMALA CITY, Feb. 25 Fundacion ... for cancer treatment,of underprivileged children, today announced it raised ... "Unete Para,Salvar Ninos Con Cancer" Mega Lottery. The lottery ...
... Feb. 25 According to the CDC,s latest report,the ... in every state,and a dozen new deaths among children, ... Control and Prevention,s influenza division., Nationally, 49 states ... not reporting widespread influenza; it is at the regional,level, ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Seal Shield Introduces New Silver Seal Washable, Antimicrobial Mouse at HiMSS Healthcare Symposium 2Health News:Weight Watchers to Present at Bank of America 2008 Consumer Conference 2Health News:New Government Data: Mail-Service Pharmacies Grow, But Public Programs Lag Behind 2Health News:Guatemala's Fundacion Ayudame a Vivir Fundraising Campaign Raises More Than $2.6 Million 2
(Date:8/20/2014)... ApolloDx™ today announced it will unveil and ... event at the company,s office in Salt ... The event, which will start at 10:00 a.m., will ... .    "We believe our mobile diagnostic ... , Co-Founder and Managing Partner of ApolloDx. In addition ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... WORTH, Fla. , Aug. 20, 2014  Glades Drugs, ... , is proud to announce its expansion into a ... , which will feature an 8,000-square-foot office space and state ... currently accepting applications for 100 open positions for the new ... at 4560 Lantana Road will serve as the chain,s corporate ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... Breathe , the fastest growing online sleep apnea shopping destination ... received more than 4.5 million unique page views since the start ... many people are finding our blog and reading our articles," said ... making sleep apnea more widely known and hope that people continue ... news , troubleshooting advice , and new product launches ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Glades Drugs Moves to New Corporate Headquarters, 100 Open Positions 2Easy Breathe Blog Emerges as the Go-To Resource for Sleep Apnea Sufferers 2Easy Breathe Blog Emerges as the Go-To Resource for Sleep Apnea Sufferers 3Easy Breathe Blog Emerges as the Go-To Resource for Sleep Apnea Sufferers 4
... that a new market research report is available in ... PharmaVitae Profile http://www.reportlinker.com/p0201761/Eli-Lilly--Co-PharmaVitae-Profile.html ... and forecast performance for Eli Lilly in the prescription ... and pipeline analysis and assessment of financial per ...
... Sept. 23 OmniComm Systems, Inc. (OTC: OMCM), ... EDC marketplace, today announced that Beardsworth, a full ... difficult therapeutic areas, has selected OmniComm,s AE Reporting ... Reporting is an advanced adverse event reporting and ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Reportlinker Adds Eli Lilly & Co.: PharmaVitae Profile 2Reportlinker Adds Eli Lilly & Co.: PharmaVitae Profile 3Reportlinker Adds Eli Lilly & Co.: PharmaVitae Profile 4Reportlinker Adds Eli Lilly & Co.: PharmaVitae Profile 5Reportlinker Adds Eli Lilly & Co.: PharmaVitae Profile 6Reportlinker Adds Eli Lilly & Co.: PharmaVitae Profile 7Beardsworth® Selects OmniComm Systems® AE Reporting System 2Beardsworth® Selects OmniComm Systems® AE Reporting System 3
... ergonomics, and value!, Comfortable feel and ... handle , Finer control while pipetting with ... tip ejection with long, lever tip ejector ... sterilization without the need for recalibration , ...
Inquire...
... The Finnpipette Digital Multichannel, ... even lighter work of routine ... all these advanced features: Soft-touch ... micro volume pipetting (0.5-10ul models), ...
... ergonomics, and value! , Comfortable feel ... contoured handle , Finer control while pipetting ... Stress-free tip ejection with long, lever tip ... and sterilization without the need for recalibration ...
Medicine Products: