On the off-chance that you are a man who can not leave behind a glass of wine in supper, think about this. A glass of red wine a day brings down the risk of prostate cancer. To the contrary, white wine drinkers faced a slight uptick in prostate cancer risk according to a review published online April 17 in Clinical Epidemiology.
The study found that people who had severe gum disease 15 years later had a 24 percent higher risk of cancer than those who did not suffer from gum disease.
Mushrooms have been used for hundreds of years, mainly in Asian countries, to treat infections. More recently, they have also been used to treat lung diseases and cancer. For more than 30 years, mushrooms used in the practice of medicine have been approved as an addition to standard cancer treatments in Japan and China. In these countries, mushrooms have been used safely for a long time, either alone or combined with chemotherapy.