Archives for May, 2012

Can Losing Weight Reduce Cancer Risk?

May 4th, 2012
Can Losing Weight Reduce Cancer Risk?

It seems so according to recent research. Scientists suggest that if obese women cut just 5% of their body fat they could also cut their risk of getting cancer. The research also found that there was a 42% reduction in their levels of a particular protein that is implicated in the development of cancer. Seemingly […]

To Tan or Not To Tan? Is the Question

May 2nd, 2012
To Tan or Not To Tan? Is the Question

Dermatologists are at loggerheads over whether there is such a thing as a safe tan. Many believe that tanning the skin whether outdoors in the sun or indoors using tanning machines is safe and are therefore discouraging people, particularly young people from getting it done. Dr. Carolyn Jacob, a dermatologist from Chicago recently told reporters: […]

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