Month: January 2016

woman with ovarian cancer

Ovarian Cancer Is Not So Silent – It Has Symptoms!

According to the CDC, ovarian cancer is the second most frequent women gynecologic cancer, but the one with the highest mortality rate because of late diagnosis in most cases. This is why many call it the “silent murderer”. However, ovarian cancer is not so silent. Many studies have been conducted in women who have been ovarian cancer survivors, as there… Read more →

women gynecologic health

Some Important Facts About Cervical Cancer

– It is one of the most common cancers of the female genital tract. – In general, cancer begins when normal cells acquire a genetic mutation that transforms them into abnormal cells that grow and multiply uncontrollably and also become “immortal”. – The accumulation of abnormal cells form a tumor and invades surrounding tissues and can spread it to progress… Read more →

foods to avoid to lower triglycerides

5 Natural Steps to Lower Triglycerides

Have you recently visited your doctor and he said that your triglyceride level was high (over 150 mg / dl)? Although triglycerides like cholesterol when high can lead to health issues, do not panic! There are simple, safe and natural ways to reduce them, while adequately fed. 1. Increase your intake of dietary fiber by Replacing white bread with whole… Read more →

Lowering Cholesterol for Heart Health

Why Lowering Cholesterol is Important

There are more than 100 million people in America who suffer from high cholesterol, and this is an alarming statistic because high cholesterol can mean that you are at increased risk of clogged arteries, heart attacks, and strokes. The good news is that it is possible to lower your cholesterol, and if you do this right it can greatly decrease… Read more →