Posts Tagged ‘Cancer Prevention’

Brief Recap of Tweets for The Great American Smokeout

Wednesday, November 27, 2013 14:52 No Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
The Great American Smokeout Twitter Chat presented by Sharecare was ongoing spirited conversation for five hours filled with valuable information. The Hashtag #quitforgood led the chat. Every third Thursday in November The American Cancer Society marks the Great American Smokeout.
First, thank you to all the participants. Thank you to all […]

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Holiday Exercise Made Easy

Tuesday, November 23, 2010 11:57 1 Comment

Guest post submitted by MD Anderson Cancer Center
Forget the excuses for not exercising this holiday season.
Even if you’re too busy to make it to the gym or your usual spinning class, you can still get the 30 minutes of daily moderate physical activity that your body needs to help fight off many forms of cancer […]

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Nutritional Supplements: Do You Really Need Them?

Monday, September 20, 2010 19:28 No Comments

Guest post submitted by MD Anderson Cancer Center
Aisles in grocery stores and pharmacies are stacked with vitamins, minerals, herbs or other plants that you take in pill, capsule, tablet or liquid form. And, many of us buy these supplements and take them regularly, hoping to lower our chances of getting cancer and other diseases.
But do […]

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