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Which Nut Suppresses Cancer Cell Growth the Most?

Michael Greger MD | December 22, 2015 | Health

Read More: almonds, antioxidants, beans, brazil nuts, breast cancer, broccoli, cancer, cashews, colon cancer, corn, cranberries, fibrocystic breast disease, fruits, garlic, Harvard Nurses' Health Study, hazelnuts, lemons, lentils, liver cancer, macadamia nuts, mortality, nuts, oranges, oxidative stress, pancreatic cancer, peanut butter, peanuts, pecans, pine nuts, pistachios, soybeans, vegetables, vitamin C, walnut oil, walnuts

People who eat nuts in their adolescence may have a better chance of fighting off breast cancer later in life, according to data from the Harvard Nurse's Study. A follow-up study involving the daughters of the nurses corroborated the......

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Nuts May Extend Your Lifespan By About 2 years

Michael Greger MD | May 14, 2015 | Health

Read More: abdominal fat, aging, almonds, blood sugar, body fat, brazil nuts, cancer, cardiovascular disease, cardiovascular health, cashews, chestnuts, cholesterol, chronic diseases, diabetes, fat, Harvard, heart disease, heart health, LDL cholesterol, lifespan, longevity, lung disease, lung health, macadamia nuts, mortality, nuts, obesity, olive oil, oxidative stress, peanuts, pecans, pine nuts, pistachios, prediabetes, PREDIMED, smoking, stroke, walnut, weight loss

We've known that increased nut consumption has been associated with a reduced risk of major chronic diseases, such as heart disease and diabetes. But do those who eat nuts actually live longer lives? Clinical trials have shown nuts help......

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Amla: Indian gooseberries vs cancer, diabetes, and cholesterol

Michael Greger MD | January 17, 2012 | Health

Read More: amalika, amla, antioxidants, apple, Ayurveda, dried fruit, goji berries, green tea, Indian gooseberries, nuts, pecans, plant foods, raisins, saffron, snacks, trail mix

I'm out on the road speaking so much that I'm always on the lookout for handy, healthy snacks. Trail mix has been my standby, a homespun mix of nuts and dried fruit that has evolved as I've learned more......

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Banana Pecan Coconut Muffins

Ellen Sheen | January 27, 2011 | Food

Read More: bananas, breakfast drink, coconut, muffins, pecans, vegan, vegan dessert

Oh my gosh, these are ridiculously delicious. So delicious in fact, I ate three right when they came out of the oven. Highly recommended by moms, kids, teachers and neighbors... I shared! For full recipe and more photos and......

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NEW LOWER-FAT CHOCOLATE MUDPIE CAKE WITH COFFEE/COCONUT/PECAN FROSTING

Bryanna Clark Grogan | April 19, 2010 | Food

Read More: chocolate cake, chocolate cupcakes, cocoa, coconut, coffee, crazy cake, mudpie cake, pecans, wacky cake

Here is my latest low-fat version of what my family calls "Mudpie Cake" (not to be confused with "Mississippi Mud Pie Cake", "Mississippi Mud Cake" or even "Dirt Cake"!), a WWII-era cake (also called Wacky Cake, Cockeyed Cake, "Hole-In-The-Middle" Cake,......

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VEGAN COCONUT CAKE FOR THE HOLIDAYS

Bryanna Clark Grogan | December 3, 2009 | Food

Read More: cake, coconut cake, coconut-pecan mock buttercream frosting, frosting, pecans, vegan cake

I developed this cake several years ago. I wanted to make a light, tender, and coco-nutty cake without an inordinate amount of fat. I recently made an improved version for my stepson Sean's birthday, and I used a coconut-pecan frosting,......