Obesity Linked to 10 Cancers

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Today, 2.1 billion people or nearly a third of the global population is overweight or obese, but now a new study suggests this trend is more terrifying than we thought. Scientists found that obesity increases the risk of developing 10 of the most common cancers. The number of people who have higher body mass index […]

World Cancer Day: The Biggest Cause of the Disease

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Marked on February 4 each year, World Cancer Day is designed to raise awareness of cancer and to promote its prevention, detection, and treatment. Setting the theme “Not Beyond Us” this year, the UN takes a positive and proactive approach to the fight against cancer, as experts point out that the single, most important risk […]

Hunger, Cancer, Ebola, AIDS… Obesity Tops Them All

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The Ebola virus is dominating all global news right now, with some countries starting to consider imposing travel bans and closing their borders. And while Ebola is indeed a horrible threat, it can’t compare to worldwide-spread issues such as AIDS, cancers and hunger. And obesity, experts add, explaining that the lifestyle-related disease actually tops them […]

Sharp Rise in Lifestyle-Related Cancers

Sunny holidays, sweet treats and juicy grilled meats, as well as liters of alcohol and lots of smoking – this may remind you of the last vacation you took with a bunch of friends, but it’s in fact the reason for the increased number of cancer cases in recent years. Experts warn that unhealthy lifestyle […]

World Cancer Day – Debunking Biggest Cancer Myths

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Today is the World Cancer Day. The tradition of marking this day was originally started by the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC). The purpose of the World Cancer Day is to raise awareness of cancer, as well as to encourage things like cancer detection, prevention and treatment. Also, the event’s current goal is to […]

Oil Barons Charity Ball to auction priceless packages to benefit cancer charity

Packages to four world renowned sporting events to be auctioned in Dubai’s Meydan racecourse on March 8 Proceeds to benefit Friends of Cancer Patients society Fancy an exclusive round of golf with a three time European PGA tour winner? How about dinner with one of the UK’s premier Rugby Union teams or perhaps an opportunity […]