Tag Archives: obesity

World Cancer Day 2016 for pancreatic cancer, colon cancer, and breast cancer

Every year, health organizations and institutions around the world partake in the events pertaining to World Cancer Day to raise awareness on pancreatic cancer, colon cancer, breast cancer, and other types of this terrible disease, as well as promote healthy …

Emulsifiers in processed foods can lead to an increased risk of obesity, metabolic syndrome


Emulsifiers in processed foods increases risk of obesity, metabolic syndrome

A new study reveals that the consumption of emulsifiers – those are additives widely used in the production of processed foods – actually promotes inflammation in the bowel, not to mention a cluster of obesity-related diseases better known as metabolic syndrome. What’s …

Weekly health news roundup – Jan 3rd-9th, Chagas disease, fibromyalgia, Crohn’s disease and more

Our weeks can be quite hectic from running errands to attending social obligations; we often don’t have the time to check in with weekly health news. This is why we have included our top news stories of the week so …