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Low-Fat Diet Prevents Pancreatic Cancer in Overweight Women

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A low-fat diet may prevent pancreatic cancer in overweight or obese women, according to a study published in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute. Researchers compared cancer incidence rates for 48,835 postmenopausal women assigned to either a low-fat diet, in which fat intake was limited to 20 percent of daily energy and daily servings of fruits, vegetables, and grains…

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Do Mammograms Save Lives?

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For every life saved by mammography, as many as 2 to 10 women are over-diagnosed, meaning turned into breast cancer patients unnecessarily, along with all the attendant harms of chemo, radiation, or surgery without the benefits. More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org and How Not to Die and How Not to Die Cookbook, a New York Times bestseller Photo credit: NutritionFacts.org

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