This week Marcia of Beauty Info Zone was scheduled to host Fashion Flash, but she broke her foot! I have jumped to fill her very big shoes. It’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month and most bloggers have been touched by a diagnosis of cancer. Whether its persoal or has affected frineds or family, October is the right time to schedule a mammogram and contibuute to finding a cure:
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October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month and I thought this is the right time to get the right answer to this question. For almost as long as I can remember, nuritionists have urged us to replace red meat with soy. In China its called the meat without bones and its nutritional profile- high in protein yet low in cholesterol- certainly seemed to justify its place in the good food hall of fame.
But within recent years there have been concerns that the estrogen-like compounds in soy, called phytoestrogens, can trigger estrogen receptors in the breast and increase risk of breast cancer. There have been a number of dueling studies, some finding an increased incidence of cancer while others that say it actually can lower risk. These dueling yes it does … Continue Reading… →