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  • Diet And Breast Cancer Breast Cancer
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    Diet and Breast Cancer Breast cancer is an unforgivable disease. It attacks a highly visible and sensitive organ. An organ that is closely associated with femininity and nurturing. When this disease strikes a breast, the risk is very great that it will strike again, either in the same breast, or at other sites such as bones or lungs. Once the disease has recurred, the only available treatments are drugs and radiation. An estimated 207,000 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer this year (Loh...
  • Excessive Amounts Of Fat In Their Diets
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    The National Institutes of Health have proven that over five hundred thousand Americans die each year from coronary heart disease. They also have found that over seven million Americans are suffering from this disease at this present time ("Facts about Coronary Disease"). This same article explains that coronary disease is the most prominent form of heart disease. There are many risk factors that have been linked to coronary heart disease, such as high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, dia...
  • Fast Food Restaurants
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    Fast Food Reality Have you ever asked yourself why are there so many fat people out there No Yes This writer has, and this writer would like to know what the reasons are. It is hard to know all the reasons, but most of them are obvious. We are what we eat. This is one of the simplest reasons, and this writer believes it is right. Most of obese people have bad nutrition habits such as high fat level food intake. According to the United States government, the number of overweight Americans is high...
  • Fat In The Diet
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    LIPIDS AND NUTRITION Lipids can be defined as molecules, synthesized by biological systems, which have, as a major part of their structure, long aliphatic hydrocarbon chains that may be branched or unbranched, may form rings and may contain unsaturated linkages. Lipids have been matter of health concern in human beings. There are several reasons for it: vs. High prevalence of cardiovascular disease (CVD) and most of the lipid chemists have associated this with high consumption of fat especially ...
  • End Of The Line For The Pigs
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    The 3 Horizontally Enhanced Pigs Once upon a time there lived three pigs. Together they owned a very popular restaurant, 'Pork Boys. ' Each of the pigs made different burgers for different people. The first pig, Hamm was trying to watch his weight so he made Veggie Burgers. The second pig named Pork Chop made his burger with special High protein cheese and fat free thousand island dressing. The third pig, Bacon, made the grease burger with three slabs of beef, four pieces of (turkey) bacon, five...
  • Years Eating A High Fat Diet
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    ' We are indeed much more than we eat, but what we eat nevertheless helps us to be much more than we are. ' ; A century ago our ancestors feared infectious and communicable diseases such as smallpox -- diseases that claimed many children's lives and limited the average life expectancy of adults. Today far fewer infectious diseases threaten us, thanks to medical science's ability to identify disease-causing microorganisms and develop vaccines. In developed nations, purification of water prevents ...
  • High Fat Diet
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    Traditional Asian diets are predominantly based on cereals except in a few pastoral regions. The consumption of animal products is relatively low as compared to Western countries. Recent scientific findings demonstrated that diets high in plant foods are associated with more health benefits, such as decreased risks of cardiovascular diseases, hypertension and obesity, and cancers of several sites. As per capita income increases with industrial development in Asia, there is a tendency to increase...

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