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Eggs and Prostate Cancer Probably Don’t Mix Well – Maybe

Honestly, this is a new one me, but a question was asked on the Malecare Health Unlocked online support group that seems to me to be a new prostate cancer curve ball in nutrition. For men with prostate cancer eggs can be problem! Eggs contain a lot of choline and choline is a great feeder of prostate cancer. Choline’s affinity for prostate cancer cells is the reason that choline has become one of the better tracers we use in our newer scans. Choline is fine in our scans, but probably not so good in our food. An article was published [...]

By | July 28th, 2016|Diet, General Information, Uncategorized|1 Comment

Tips To Reduce The Cancer Risk Of Grilling Meat And Other Food Ideas To Consider

If you are like me then you enjoy eating grilled meat. I know, eating red meat isn’t going to be healthy, but I still enjoy it and I long ago decided that eating, in moderation, the foods I enjoy is a trade off I am willing to do as I live my life. However, I am willing to make some modifications that still allow me to eat what I enjoy, and yet minimize the additional my decisions might pose. It is important to understand about why cooking meat at high temperatures, like on the open flame of a BBQ, pose [...]

By | April 20th, 2016|Diet, Diet, Exercise and Supplements, survivorship, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Some Tricks To Help You Maintain Adequate Nutrition When On Chemotherapy

Having chemotherapy causes all sorts of strains and difficulties. One almost universal side effect from chemotherapy is the difficulty many of us face in getting enough nutrition. Nutrition comes from eating food yet many of us just don't feel hungry so eating is difficult. We lose our appetite, food tastes terrible and we battle nausea. However, there are a few different things you can do to better manage your eating while on Chemotherapy. 1- At the times it is difficult to eat, don’t push it. Instead, drink a liquid or a powdered meal replacement. 2- It is easier to eat [...]

Soon To Launch in Dublin – GAP4 Clinical Trial of Exercise for Men with Advanced Prostate Cancer

Can exercise improve the quality of life of men with advanced prostate cancer and also extend their survival? To help answer this question a major new global trial known as GAP4 has been launched in Dublin, Ireland. The trial has a goal of recruiting 866 men from seven countries, including Ireland. The trial will be comprehensive with the researchers anticipating that it will take five-and-a-half years to complete. There is a constant accumulation of evidence that indicates that exercise has dramatic effects in relation to cancer prevention, as treatment and in preventing cancer from recurring. The goal of GAP4 is [...]