FACT OR FICTION
1. Plastic Water Bottles
Leaving plastic water bottles in a heated car results in cancer-causing chemicals leaching into the water.
2. Acidic Foods or Drinks
Consuming acidic foods or drinks can increase your risk of cancer.
3. Diet Soda
Drinking diet soda containing artificial sweeteners such as aspartame, saccharin, or sucralose causes cancer.
4. Chemical Exposure
Most chemical exposures linked to cancer occur at work, with the exposure accumulating over several decades.
Eliminating sugar from your diet prevents cancer, because cancer cells prefer and “feed” on sugar.
6. Red Meat
Eating diets high in red meat is a risk factor for colon cancer.
Smoking marijuana can shrink tumors and possibly cure cancer.
8. Alkaline Water
Drinking alkaline water can prevent cancer.
Eating foods high in antioxidants can lower the risk of cancer.
10. Tanning Salons
Tanning salons use “safe UV” that does not cause cancer.