05 Mar '12, 9pm

Cancer’s Favorite Ingredient | Care2 Healthy Living

Cancer’s Favorite Ingredient | Care2 Healthy Living

The average American eats 70 grams of fructose per day — a number triple the recommended daily limit. A study published last summer in Cancer Research shows that fructose is even more of a nutritional villain than previously suspected. More than any other kind of sugar, it appears to trigger cancer cells to divide and proliferate. Researchers at the University of California–Los Angeles extracted pancreatic tumor cells from patients and grew the cells in petri dishes. They added glucose (another simple sugar long known to fuel the growth of cancer cells) to one dish and fructose to the other. The cancer cells used both glucose and fructose as fuel, but the fructose also activated the cellular pathway that drives cell division while triggering cellular activities that helped cancer cells rapidly metabolize both fructose and glucose. The main source of fructose in the North A...

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care2.com 04 Mar '12, 9pm

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20 Relationship Rules | Care2 Healthy Living

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care2.com 07 Mar '12, 4am

There are some general rules for relationship health that if you follow them your happiness level should improve tremendou...

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care2.com 03 Mar '12, 11pm

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care2.com 05 Mar '12, 12am

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starbucks.com 14 Mar '12, 3pm

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Dog vs. Door Stop (Video) | Care2 Healthy Living

care2.com 04 Mar '12, 5pm

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care2.com 03 Mar '12, 6pm

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Best Crepes Ever (Recipe) | Care2 Healthy Living

Best Crepes Ever (Recipe) | Care2 Healthy Living

care2.com 02 Mar '12, 11pm

I first fell in love with crepes on a trip to, of all places, Japan. Though I’d had them stateside before, the first bite ...

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care2.com 04 Mar '12, 12am

By Margaret Badore for DietsInReview.com Are you looking for a way to ease spring allergies without taking any antihistami...

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care2.com 03 Mar '12, 3pm

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Present Moment Pain | Care2 Healthy Living

care2.com 02 Mar '12, 7pm

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10 of the World's Strangest Laws (Slideshow) | Care2 Healthy Living

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care2.com 04 Mar '12, 1am

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Clone Your Dog? | Care2 Healthy Living

Clone Your Dog? | Care2 Healthy Living

care2.com 02 Mar '12, 11pm

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Bananas: Fun Facts About the Superfood | Care2 Healthy Living

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care2.com 29 Feb '12, 4pm

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