Lyfboat blog - Part 17

The Best Diet to Lower Your Risk of Colon Cancer

colon cancer

Colon cancer is a cancer of the intestine in the colon or rectum. While colon cancer can be attributed to genetic disorders, most cases of colon cancer are due to lifestyle. Poor diet, physical inactivity, excessive alcohol, smoking and being overweight all increase the risk of developing bowel cancer.

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What you need to know about the Zika virus

Zika virus

Zika virus is a type of arbovirus which is transmitted through the bite of an infected Aedes mosquito, particularly those from the tropical regions. Even though the Zika virus has been known since 1947, its outbreak became noticeable in 2015, much later than other viruses from the same family such as Chikungunya and dengue.

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7 Steps To Keep Your Kidneys Healthy

7 Steps To Keep Your Kidneys Healthy

Every human body has a pair of kidneys located in the upper abdominal area, one on either side of the spine. Both the kidneys are responsible for filtering and eliminating waste products generated in the body. The primary objective behind the removal of waste products through urine is to keep your bones healthy and blood … Read More