Researchers Find a Concerning Link Between Obesity and Liver Cancer

A recent study outlined a worrisome link between obesity, diabetes, and liver cancer. In Cancer Research, a journal from the American Association for Cancer Research, a research team announced that a high body mass index, larger waist circumference, and diabetes can all increase the risk for liver cancer. The researchers looked at 14 different studies…

Cervical Cancer Survivor Lost 150 Pounds, Says "Cancer Helped Me Get Healthy"

With a cervical cancer diagnosis at age 55, working out during daily chemotherapy treatments, reaching her fitness goal of a 39.3-mile Avon Walk (one and a half marathons!), and losing 150 pounds, Luz Gonzalez attributes her cancer to helping her get her life on track. “Cancer helped me get healthy.” Luz, above, at her heaviest…

See How a Woman Battled Thyroid Cancer and Weight Gain With BBG and Friendship

I met Whitnee Karuga at the Kayla Itsines Sweat Tour in Los Angeles. In a sea of about 1,000 women, I spotted Whitnee and her two friends, Bree and Catherine. Decked out in bright pink with smiles on their faces, I gravitated toward their energy and wanted to know more about their journey. When Whitnee…

Researchers Discover a Major Reason to Eat More Cauliflower

A study published in the European Journal of Cancer has provided further proof that cauliflower is the impressively versatile vegetable that should’ve never been so criminally underestimated. Conducted in 2015, the study found a considerable and surprising link between the consumption of fruit and white vegetables, namely cauliflower, and a lower risk of stomach cancer.…

The New Bond With Cuba Puts Us 1 Step Closer to a Cure For Lung Cancer

Four-hundred-thirty-two Americans die from lung cancer each day, but today, there’s significant hope that this number will sharply decline, thanks to the president’s historic visit to Cuba. To the shock of American researchers, Cuba has had a solution to lung cancer for decades, and it only costs $1 a person. “CimaVax, which is both a…