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Sugar

Cancer, hypertension, overweight, obesity, memory, dental health: This we mean sugar!

We all know that too much sugar is not advisable if we care for the health of the organism, however, the population continues to exceed the maximum recommended by WHO intake and little is sized about the consequences of heavy drinking, therefore today we show what we mean when we talk about sugar.

Increased risk of cancer

We might think that sugar is harmful but not enough to generate cancer, but are not few studies that link its excess with an increased risk of developing this degenerative disease.

Sugar can affect the health of our cells to promote glycation of proteins that make their membranes and oxidative stress in the body as does the snuff, for example, which in the long term, accompanied by a lifestyle unhealthy It may be the cause of an increased risk of cancer.

So far, the excess sugar has been linked to increased risk of prostate cancer, biliary tract and colon cancer, but of course, you can move this effect to other parts of the body and therefore perhaps sugar suffer the same fate the snuff.

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Is it possible to diagnose cancer from a single drop of blood?

A single drop of blood (Water) Contains five million red blood cells, 10000 white blood cells and platelets quarter million and as an increasingly large number of scientists key to fighting cancer.

More than 8 million people die each year from cancer. 70% of them in the poorest countries where it is almost impossible to maintain programs for early diagnosis of the disease. These programs are expensive, complex and difficult to implement. But if we could detect any oncological disease through a simple blood test, modern medicine would change forever. Is it possible or is too good to be true?

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