Ginger: A Breast Cancer Superfood

Ginger: A Breast Cancer Superfood

October was Breast Cancer Awareness Month, but awareness isn’t limited to a month. Breast cancer touches many of us well past the month of October. In 2017, there are over three million women with a history of breast cancer in the United States, and about 85 percent of women who develop breast cancer have no family history of the disease.

Can Turmeric Help Prevent Cancer?

Can Turmeric Help Prevent Cancer?

Each October, we’re encouraged to think about breast cancer, the many lives it touches and ways to promote prevention. As a dietitian, I tend to focus on how diet and lifestyle impact cancer risk. In recent years, the role that nutrition plays in chronic diseases, including cancer, has been more recognized within the medical community.