Navigation Links
November 2009 Mayo Clinic Women's HealthSource Highlights Reducing Cancer Risk, Tips to Reduce Flatulence and Eating Nuts for Heart Health
Date:11/12/2009

ROCHESTER, Minn., Nov. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Here are highlights from the November issue of Mayo Clinic Women's HealthSource. You may cite this publication as often as you wish. Mayo Clinic Women's HealthSource attribution is required. Reprinting is allowed for a fee. Include the following subscription information as your editorial policies permit: Visit www.bookstore.mayoclinic.com or call toll-free for subscription information, 800-876-8633, extension 9751.

(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090105/MAYOLOGO )

10 Ways to Reduce Cancer Risk

ROCHESTER, Minn. -- The risk of cancer can be dramatically reduced through everyday choices about diet, exercise and tobacco use, according to a Special Report on Cancer Prevention in the November issue of Mayo Clinic Women's HealthSource.

Evidence suggests that one-third of the more than 560,000 cancer deaths that occur in the United States annually are related to diet, exercise and weight. Another one-third of annual cancer deaths are related to tobacco exposure. The eight-page Special Report examines the science and latest findings on 10 approaches that can make a real difference in preventing cancer. Here are some highlights from the list:

1. Don't smoke: The risk of smoking-related cancers increases with the length of time a person has smoked and the number of cigarettes smoked. The most common cancer associated with smoking is lung cancer, the leading cause of cancer death among American women and men. Quitting smoking reduces the risk of lung and other cancers -- regardless of the number of years of smoking.

2. Eat fruits and vegetables: The American Cancer Society recommends eating at least five servings of fruits and vegetables dail
'/>"/>

SOURCE Mayo Clinic
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related medicine news :

1. In Time for World Diabetes Day, November 14, 2009 - New Website Empowers Diabetes Patients to Learn and Earn
2. Home Care Delivered, Inc. Celebrates November as National Home Care and Hospice Month
3. News from the November/December Issue of Molecular Medicine
4. HeartWare to Present at Upcoming Investment Conferences in November
5. November 11 at 11:11 Join a Worldwide Meditation for the Divine Feminine and Envision a World that Works for All
6. Merrill Hills Manor, New Alzheimer's/Memory Care and Assisted Living Community, Welcomes Public to Grand Opening on November 19 in Waukesha
7. Celsius Holdings, Inc. Invites You to Join its Third Quarter 2009 Financial Results Conference Call on Tuesday, November 10, 2009, at 4:30 p.m. Eastern
8. Robbins & Myers to Present at Bairds 2009 Industrial Conference November 11, 2009
9. November is National Alzheimers Awareness Month
10. Amerigroup Corporation to Present at the 18th Annual Credit Suisse Healthcare Conference on November 12
11. Ethics and Healthcare Reform Panel, Community Forum Open to Public November 17
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/5/2015)... (PRWEB) May 05, 2015 On April ... Los Angeles, CA, Choices Recovery sponsored Durkin Entertainment’s “RockNRolla” ... LA’s leading producer of sustainable product placement in TV ... the world’s top providers of ecologically sound and socially ... premier red carpet event that makes appearances at various ...
(Date:5/5/2015)... 2015 Don’t have time to go ... fitness membership? Don’t know which workout equipment to use? ... order to help members achieve their heath and fitness ... an educational, caused-based wellness company, today announces the launch ... classes led by certified trainers, nutritional information and recipes ...
(Date:5/5/2015)... Rafael, CA (PRWEB) May 05, 2015 ... in 2012, with the belief that ultimate Frisbee™ is ... be the next sport that engages the world. Nike ... youth level, by creating opportunities for young athletes to ... this collaboration with MLU the perfect fit. , The ...
(Date:5/5/2015)... Igantia , an emerging biotechnology and ... initiative to examine key biological milestones during a woman’s ... Scientists at Igantia believe that better understanding of the ... her menstrual cycle to her transition into menopause, they ... extend the lifespan. , By recently announcing the ...
(Date:5/5/2015)... After record-breaking sales of Extend Nutrition’s ... the Cookies & Cream flavor at stores nationwide this ... continually raised the bar for nutritional snacks. The ... unprecedented nutritional profile, backed by international patents and clinical ... launch additional new products and expand retail availability throughout ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Choices Recovery Mishawaka Talks About Overcoming Adversity with Actor Matthew Ziff at the “RockNRolla Movie Awards” EcoLuxe Lounge 2Health News:Live Streaming Fitness Creates Industry Shift by Bringing Fitness, Nutrition and Cooking Classes to Smart Devices 2Health News:Live Streaming Fitness Creates Industry Shift by Bringing Fitness, Nutrition and Cooking Classes to Smart Devices 3Health News:US Sports Camps, Nike Ultimate Camps, and Major League Ultimate Host Youth Ultimate Summer Camps in Philidelphia 2Health News:Igantia Announces Digital Initiative to Decode Longevity 2Health News:Nationwide Launch of Extend Nutrition’s Newest Bar Flavors Follows Most Successful New Item Sales in Company History 2Health News:Nationwide Launch of Extend Nutrition’s Newest Bar Flavors Follows Most Successful New Item Sales in Company History 3Health News:Nationwide Launch of Extend Nutrition’s Newest Bar Flavors Follows Most Successful New Item Sales in Company History 4
... ... Midlands area of South Carolina to reach their weight loss goals through her physician-supervised ... of impressive medical credentials. , ... Columbia, SC (PRWEB) June 10, 2009 -- Columbia Physician, Pamela Lyon, M.D. ...
... to a research abstract that will be presented on Wednesday, ... the Associated Professional Sleep Societies, symptoms of Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) ... depression and poor adherence to RA medications. ... RA disease activity, level of pain, depression symptoms and adherence ...
... , NEW STATE-LEVEL DATA SHOW DISPARITIES VARY WIDELY ACROSS STATES ... U.S. Surgeon General David Satcher called for the elimination of ... continue to fare worse than white women on a variety ... determinants of health according to a new study by the ...
... New Guide to be Unveiled by SharpBrains CEO on June 11th, ... , SAN FRANCISCO, June 9 How can you take care ... articles and studies which seem to contradict each other? Do supplements ... or is one of them enough? Which brain training approach, if ...
... cell transplant (SCT) from a compatible donor early in the ... of young and middle-aged adult patients with acute myeloid leukemia ... studies. The findings of the study, published in the ... Medical Association by researchers at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and ...
... young women outnumber young men, research shows the hemlines rise ... less pressure to settle down as more women compete for ... 30s, the reverse is true and proportionately more older men ... Daniel Kruger, a University of Michigan researcher who studies evolution ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Pamela Lyon, M.D. Achieves Board Certification in Bariatric, Weight Loss Medicine 2Health News:Sizable Health Disparities Evident in Every State Between Women of Different Racial and Ethnic Groups 2Health News:Sizable Health Disparities Evident in Every State Between Women of Different Racial and Ethnic Groups 3Health News:First Brain Training Consumer's Guide Debunks Ten Brain Health Myths and Reviews 21 Products 2Health News:First Brain Training Consumer's Guide Debunks Ten Brain Health Myths and Reviews 21 Products 3Health News:First Brain Training Consumer's Guide Debunks Ten Brain Health Myths and Reviews 21 Products 4Health News:First Brain Training Consumer's Guide Debunks Ten Brain Health Myths and Reviews 21 Products 5Health News:Study IDs benefit of donor SCT for adults with acute myeloid leukemia 2Health News:When young men are scarce, they're more likely to play the field than to propose 2
(Date:5/5/2015)... -- The Association of periOperative Registered Nurses (AORN) has awarded ... Stop and Go Sign designed by Christopher ... M.D., anesthesia providers with Anaesthesia Associates of Massachusetts ... is distributed by the Plexus Management Group, Inc. ... compliance with the AORN Safe Surgery Checklist. ...
(Date:5/5/2015)... , May 5, 2015 Merrimack Pharmaceuticals, ... of a randomized, double-blinded, placebo-controlled Phase 2 clinical ... and ErbB3, in combination with nab-paclitaxel and gemcitabine, ... newly-diagnosed metastatic pancreatic cancer who have high serum ... is the fourth leading cause of cancer death ...
(Date:5/5/2015)... May 5, 2015   Cynosure, Inc. (Nasdaq: ... devices for aesthetic procedures and precision surgical applications worldwide, ... March 31, 2015. First-Quarter Highlights: , ... , Non-GAAP earnings of $0.15 per share; GAAP earnings ... at March 31, 2015 "Cynosure delivered 21 ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:The Preoperative Stop and Go Sign Interactive Checklist Awarded AORN Seal of Recognition 2The Preoperative Stop and Go Sign Interactive Checklist Awarded AORN Seal of Recognition 3Merrimack Pharmaceuticals Announces Initiation of a Phase 2 Front-line Clinical Trial of MM-141 in Biomarker-Selected Patients with Metastatic Pancreatic Cancer 2Merrimack Pharmaceuticals Announces Initiation of a Phase 2 Front-line Clinical Trial of MM-141 in Biomarker-Selected Patients with Metastatic Pancreatic Cancer 3Merrimack Pharmaceuticals Announces Initiation of a Phase 2 Front-line Clinical Trial of MM-141 in Biomarker-Selected Patients with Metastatic Pancreatic Cancer 4Cynosure Announces First-Quarter 2015 Results; Posts Record First-Quarter Revenue of $74.9 Million, Up 21 Percent from Prior Year 2Cynosure Announces First-Quarter 2015 Results; Posts Record First-Quarter Revenue of $74.9 Million, Up 21 Percent from Prior Year 3Cynosure Announces First-Quarter 2015 Results; Posts Record First-Quarter Revenue of $74.9 Million, Up 21 Percent from Prior Year 4Cynosure Announces First-Quarter 2015 Results; Posts Record First-Quarter Revenue of $74.9 Million, Up 21 Percent from Prior Year 5Cynosure Announces First-Quarter 2015 Results; Posts Record First-Quarter Revenue of $74.9 Million, Up 21 Percent from Prior Year 6Cynosure Announces First-Quarter 2015 Results; Posts Record First-Quarter Revenue of $74.9 Million, Up 21 Percent from Prior Year 7Cynosure Announces First-Quarter 2015 Results; Posts Record First-Quarter Revenue of $74.9 Million, Up 21 Percent from Prior Year 8Cynosure Announces First-Quarter 2015 Results; Posts Record First-Quarter Revenue of $74.9 Million, Up 21 Percent from Prior Year 9Cynosure Announces First-Quarter 2015 Results; Posts Record First-Quarter Revenue of $74.9 Million, Up 21 Percent from Prior Year 10Cynosure Announces First-Quarter 2015 Results; Posts Record First-Quarter Revenue of $74.9 Million, Up 21 Percent from Prior Year 11
... today-, SAN CARLOS, Calif., March 17 Nuvelo, ... the Phase 2 program in,catheter occlusion (CO), known as ... Alfimeprase), did not,show sufficient improvement in catheter opening at ... meet the desired target product,profile. As a result, Nuvelo ...
... Findings, BEDMINSTER, N.J., March 17 NPS,Pharmaceuticals, ... top-line,results from a 28-week blinded Phase 3-extension study ... who are dependent,upon parenteral nutrition (PN). The extension ... had completed a 24-week randomized Phase 3 study ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Nuvelo Announces Phase 2 SONOMA-3 Trial Did Not Meet Target Product Profile and Discontinues Alfimeprase Development 2Nuvelo Announces Phase 2 SONOMA-3 Trial Did Not Meet Target Product Profile and Discontinues Alfimeprase Development 3Nuvelo Announces Phase 2 SONOMA-3 Trial Did Not Meet Target Product Profile and Discontinues Alfimeprase Development 4NPS Reports Successful GATTEX(TM) Extension Study 2NPS Reports Successful GATTEX(TM) Extension Study 3NPS Reports Successful GATTEX(TM) Extension Study 4NPS Reports Successful GATTEX(TM) Extension Study 5
... MIRAX SCAN is the system solution for digital ... monitor, a dual processor PC and software modules. ... scanner, which makes the specimens available as Digital ... quality, with the same optical resolution as on ...
... 1400 Series Biosafety Cabinets ... revolutionize working in a ... most comfortable, quiet, and ... cabinet on the market, ...
... Designed for ease of use and patient ... smooth edges for comfort and is available ... to a perfect fit. For hard to ... trach collar to your specifications. Don't just ...
Velcro® Tracheostomy tube holders are available in Adult, pediatric, and infant sizes....
Medicine Products: