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POWER OUTAGE: A 16 oz bottle of Powerade Lemon Lime contains more sugar than 3 Krispy Kreme Original Glazed Donuts!
SCIENCE DAILY: Component in Green Tea May Help Reduce Prostate Cancer in Men at High Risk
"Prostate cancer is the second most common type of cancer in men and is predicted to result in an estimated 220,000 cases in the United States in 2015. A team of researchers recently published results of a randomized trial that assessed the safety and effectiveness of the active components in green tea to prevent prostate cancer development in men who have premalignant lesions." Click here to read the full story.
WEB MD: Excess Weight and Prostate Cancer Prognosis
"Radiation therapy for prostate cancer may be less effective for overweight and obese men than for men of normal weight, a new study suggests. Higher rates of prostate cancer relapse, prostate cancer death, and death from other causes were seen for overweight and obese men in this study of more than 1,400 prostate cancer patients." Click here to read the full story.
SCIENCE DAILY: Life-Prolonging Protein Could Inhibit Aging Diseases
"The Japan-Korea team's research, published in Scientific Reports, suggests that activating certain organs or tissues—such as the liver, heart, other muscles and blood vessels—with NPY could play a role in preventing age-related disorders, including cancer and Alzheimer's." Click here to read the full story.