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Tree nuts may lower risk of colon cancer, according to a new study to be presented at the 2017 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting.
According to American Cancer Society statistics, there will be over 95,000 cases of colon cancer diagnosed this year in the United States alone.
The new study shows that regular consumption of tree nuts may lower the risk of colon cancer recurrence following the treatment of stage III colon cancer treatment.
Chances are good that you’ve taken antibiotics before at some point in your life. In fact, approximately 80 percent of Americans are prescribed antibiotics annually.1 Unfortunately, the problems associated with antibiotic use extend even beyond that of increasingly resistant bacteria. New research now suggests that longer-term antibiotic use may promote abnormal growths in the colon that can lead to cancer.
Dr. Weil, 2015
Colon cancer, also known as colorectal cancer, is now the second leading cause of cancer deaths among American adults.
Easy Health Options, 2015
Colon cancer can be especially difficult to eradicate. One of the main reasons is due to the tenacity of colon cancer cells.