Archive for Month: October

A Pittsburgh Steeler Wanted To Wear Pink All Season For Breast Cancer. The NFL Said No.

Every October in the NFL, pink happens. To raise awareness about breast cancer, there are pink pom-poms, pink cleats and pink ribbons on game balls. This is what the NFL’s breast cancer awareness month looks like. But one player — Pittsburgh Steelers running back DeAngelo Williams — wanted to to make every...

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Mediterranean Diet May Protect Against Breast Cancer Too

A Mediterranean diet (MeDiet) appears to protect against more than just cardiovascular disease — it might also prevent breast cancer, according to results from the randomized controlled Prevención con Dieta Mediterránea (PREDIMED) trial. The diet is characterized by an abundance of plant foods, fish, and olive oil, and has...

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