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There is some weak or indirect association between a vegan diet and decreased risk of breast cancer. High consumption of processed meat, but not red meat and milk, can be associated with an increased risk. Vegetarian dietary patterns and the risk of breast cancer in a low-risk population (British Journal of Nutrition, 2016): In conclusion, participants ...


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There is little doubt that the cold water was deadly to many of the victims in the Titanic desaster. The figure given in the Wikipedia article, that "most people who entered the −2°C (28°F) water died in 15–30 minutes" is certainly plausible. However, note the word "most": the quote doesn't state how many lived longer than 30 minutes, but there must have ...


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People vary a lot and there is some evidence that the human ability to withstand cold varies with the behaviour of said people. A famous example is Wim Hof who discovered that a cycle of hyperventilation and holding your breath greatly improves the human resistance to hypothermia. he has held many records for cold resistance over the years. The current ...


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Since no one else seems interested, I'll go ahead and transform my comments into an answer. Not sure things will meet the site standards, but I'll let y'all decide. First of all, the Australian government doesn't seem to think much of the rings. Quote (bolding is mine:) Additionally, the company's website, www.nosnor.com, claimed the ring had a 'proven ...


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According to the review article in Nutrition&Metabolism, 2009: Dietary Guidelines should reflect new understandings about adult protein needs, protein needs should be adjusted to body weight, not calorie intake. World Health Organization (WHO) recommends 0.83 g protein/kg body weight/day (Protein and amino acid requirements in human nutrition, WHO.int, ...


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American Migraine Foundation mentions that stress can be a trigger of a migraine attack in almost 70% of sufferers. A heavy exercise at an inappropriate time can act as a stressor, while regular moderate exercise can act as a stress reliever (Migrainetrust). Below are conclusions of 2 recent reviews of studies. The association between migraine and ...


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