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15 Cancer Causing Foods You Have To Stop Eating

You are likely aware that eating junk food is a major risk factor for cancer. But did you know that some so-called health foods are actually carcinogens in disguise?

Or that certain ingredients found in virtually all packaged foods present a serious health risk?

By being an informed consumer, we can help influence for good the types of products that end up on our grocery shelves, and enjoy better health to boot.


Read on to discover 15 very common foods known to increase cancer risk, along with some healthier alternatives.

1. Soda
Not only is soda jampacked with sugar – cancer’s fuel of choice – but it often also contains caramel color. This artificial coloring has the carcinogenic chemical 4-MEI as a byproduct. Laboratory tests show that 4-MEI shows up in sodas with caramel color.

Alternatives – Water is always best, but if you really crave the sweet, bubbly hit of soda, choose a natural brand without caramel color.

2. Grilled red meat
While a nice char on that steak may taste good, the …

Tips To Lose Weight Fast With a Coffee Diet

Coffee is a popular dieting drink because it contains caffeine, a stimulant that suppresses appetite while providing energy. This energy boosts the metabolism and aids in exercise and weight loss. A coffee diet has the potential to be a very effective one if adhered to correctly. Moreover, one beneficial thing about coffee is that most people like it already and drink it first thing in the morning. You can lose weight fast on a coffee diet by following the tips listed below.


Avoid Additives
Avoid adding fattening ingredients, such as sugar, creamer, milk, honey, whipped cream and others to your coffee. Coffee itself contains virtually no calories. However, add several high-calorie ingredients to it, and you've created quite a fattening drink. Your goal is to lose weight, and adding calories to your coffee is only going to result in weight gain rather than loss. If you happen to purchase coffee at a coffee shop or restaurant, order non-fat rather than frappuccinos, machiattos and lattes loaded with calories.

Drink Coffee Between Meals
Drink coffee in the morning and between meals. Most people already drink coffee in the morning to get them going, so the first step won't be that difficult to adopt. Drink coffee between meals because to prevent you from snacking between meals--most people snack between meals when they get hungry. However, if you drink coffee rather than snack, your appetite will be reduced by caffeine, which will prevent you from snacking and consuming unneeded calories. Moreover, the caffeine will provide you with an energy boost that will get you to your next meal as well.