Tree Nuts Cut Colon Cancer Relapse
Reduces Recurrence in Patients
Researchers from the Dana Farber Cancer Institute examined nutrition and cancer recurrence data from 826 patients with Stage III colon cancer and found those that consumed two or more ounces of tree nuts a week experienced a 42 percent reduction in cancer recurrence and a 57 percent lower risk of death on average compared to those that ate no nuts.
Edit ModuleShow Tags
This article appears in the December 2017 issue of Natural Awakenings.
More from Natural Awakenings
Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction classes return at CenterPoint Counseling this fall with their eight-week program and one-day mindfulness retreat, with orientation sessions available the third and fourth week of August.
The eighth annual Indy Folk Fest will once again gather neighbors and friends from noon to 10 p.m. on August 18 at the Indy Hostel.
Come celebrate the end of summer at the 10th annual Cumberland Arts Festival from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. August 18 at the Cumberland Town Hall.
August is cherished by most of us from an early age as the last chance for summer vacations before the new school year starts. Excited anticipation wrestles with a bittersweet farewell to summer’s goodness.
Experience the best of Indiana with 17 days of entertainment, food and exhibits spread out over 250 acres at the Indiana State Fair, August 3 to 19.