December 20, 2016

Fiber and Cancer Protection

Dietary fiber is also known as roughage. It is found in the cell walls of plants and is felt to fight cancer. Many studies have reported […]
October 18, 2016

Fiber and the Risk of Colorectal Cancer

Foods high in fiber have generally been considered good for the bowels. They have been recently studied in a prospective case-controlled study on dietary fiber intake […]
September 7, 2016

Fiber and the Risk of Colon Cancer

Fiber comes as insoluble and soluble fiber. A diet high in fiber has been recommended for the last 30 years because it was believed that a […]
June 30, 2016

High Fiber-Intake is Inversely Proportional to Decreased Breast Cancer Risk

High fiber consumption may decrease breast cancer risk during adolescence and early adulthood Breast cancer is one of the most common types of cancer among women, […]
June 30, 2016

Plant-Based and Fiber-Rich Diets Are Associated With a Reduced Risk of Renal Cancer

Plant-based and fiber-rich diets high in vegetables, fruit, and whole grains are recommended to prevent cancer and chronic conditions related to renal cancer, such as obesity, […]
June 29, 2016

Whole Grain Foods and Grain Fiber May Protect From Cancer of the Small Intestine

Although some studies have found dietary fiber and whole grains to be inversely associated with colorectal cancer development, studies of dietary and other risk factors for […]
April 27, 2016

How Fiber Can Prevent Colon Cancer

What is dietary fiber? Natural fibers are produced by plants, animals as well as through certain geological processes. However, the only kind of fiber that is […]