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Study: Alarming Rise in Cancer due to Diabetes and Obesity

Study: Alarming Rise in Cancer due to Diabetes and Obesity

Researchers from several worldwide institutions – including the Imperial College London in the UK and the International Agency for Research on Cancer of the World Health Organization (WHO) in France – have discovered that cancers related to metabolic diseases like diabetes and obesity (high body […]

New Study: People with Metabolic Syndrome Live Longer with Lycopene

New Study: People with Metabolic Syndrome Live Longer with Lycopene

What is Lycopene? Lycopene is a naturally occurring pigment that gives fruits and vegetables a red color; it is an important carotenoid and research indicates that it may be the most important carotenoid for the skin and body. On the other hand, Lutein (the carotenoid […]

1 Out of 3 at Risk: You Could Have Metabolic Syndrome

1 Out of 3 at Risk: You Could Have Metabolic Syndrome

According to new research, about a third of adults in the United States have an increased risk of developing heart disease and stroke. Though co-author of the study, Dr. Robert J. Wong of the Alameda Health System-Highland Hospital Campus says, “This finding should be taken […]