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6 WAYS YOU CAN PREVENT (OR CATCH!) Breast Cancer

6 WAYS YOU CAN PREVENT (OR CATCH!) Breast Cancer Understanding your risk and being proactive about breast health can help lower your overall risk, or find breast cancer at an early) and more treatable) stage. By Bridget K. Brisk, Montclair Breast Center It’s common knowledge that smoking is the #1 cause of lung cancer and too much sun exposure will increase your odds of skin cancer, but did you know there are behaviors that increase [...]

By |2018-01-19T00:17:12+00:00January 17th, 2018|Health|0 Comments

CONVENIENCE KILLS!!! SUICIDE BY FOOD

CONVENIENCE KILLS!!! SUICIDE BY FOOD By Dr. Velonda Thompson, Ph.D. It is no secret that obesity rates have risen in the United States over the past few decades as has the consumption of meals away from home, especially fast food. Food quality and quantity (portion control) are contributing culprits to bulging bellies. According to the 2011 CDC study, Fast-Food Consumption and Obesity Among Adults, “The prevalence of obesity increased consistently with frequency of fast-food consumption.” [...]

By |2018-01-18T22:24:09+00:00January 17th, 2018|Food|0 Comments

The # 1 KILLER of Women, is Not What You Think

The # 1 KILLER of Women, is Not What You Think Lung Cancer is the leading cause of Cancer related deaths for women in the United States today. Once thought of as a disease of smokers, according to Dr. Subroto Paul, Director of Thoracic Surgery at RWJBarnabas Health and Clinical Professor of Surgery at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, “Up to twenty percent of women who develop lung cancer have never touched a cigarette. Women [...]

By |2018-01-18T22:23:48+00:00January 17th, 2018|Health|0 Comments

Getting Your Mind Right: The Importance of Maintaining Your Mental Health to Achieve Overall Wellness

Getting Your Mind Right: The Importance of Maintaining Your Mental Health to Achieve Overall Wellness By Natasha Manning-Gibbs, Ph.D. When you think about health and wellness do you consider your mental health? If you answered “no”, you are not alone. Western society typically equates wellness with physical aspects such as maintaining a proper diet and regular exercise. Although those dimensions of wellness play key roles in our health, it is important to also put an [...]

By |2018-01-18T22:23:27+00:00January 17th, 2018|Wellness|0 Comments