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Protein key to cancer drug’s effectiveness

Patients undergoing treatment for some of the most serious cancers could be helped by a simple protein. Australian researchers are claiming a major breakthrough in boosting the effectiveness of chemotherapy drug 5-Fluorouracil. The drug has been a major weapon fighting cancers including colorectal, breast, head, neck and aero-digestive. But in several cases, patients developed a… Read More »

Some New Concerns About Protein

In a mature adult eating protein without exercising will not add to muscle mass. This has been proven. Now there are new concerns about protein.   A large observational study showed that a high intake of protein from meat including processed meat and poultry is associated with an increased risk of dying prematurely of cardiovascular… Read More »