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High-Calorie Diet Tied to Ca Risk for Some Women

A diet rich in energy dense foods may be tied to a higher risk of certain cancers among normal-weight, postmenopausal women, researchers reported. Consumption of higher dietary energy density (DED) — the ratio of calorie intake to food weight — was

Choosing alternative cancer therapy doubles risk of death, study says

 Patients who chose alternative therapies to treat a common, curable cancer instead of opting for the recommended medical treatment double their risk of death, according to a recent study published in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute. Conventional medical treatments include surgery,

Moderate exercise in pregnancy may cut C-sec risk : Study

Indulging in moderate intensity aerobics exercises and stationary cycling during pregnancy may decrease the risk of having a cesarean section (C-sec) or developing diabetes, a study has shown. Half of all women of childbearing age worldwide are overweight or obese, which