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Mushrooms for Cancer Prevention and Mental Wellbeing

Mushrooms are rich in vitamins, nutrients, and antioxidants. Recent research shows that these superfoods may also help guard against cancer. Even though shiitake, oyster, maitake, and king oyster mushrooms have higher amounts of the amino acid ergothioneine…

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Exercise and Cancer Prevention

Getting the body moving can be particularly challenging during winter when many parts of the country are under an icy blanket of snow. Undoubtedly it is more comfortable to stay snuggled up on the couch…

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Closing the Cancer Care Gap!

On Friday, 4 February, the Asian Fund for Cancer Research proudly continues our tradition of recognizing World Cancer Day. Once again, we join over one thousand organizations throughout the globe on this date in speaking…

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The COVID-19 Booster Shot Is Critical to Induce Immunity Against the Omicron Variant

The Hesitation on Booster Shots Even though the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) encourages people 12 and older to receive booster shots, many eligible people are still weighing their options. Based on the data from…

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Asian Fund for Cancer Research announces CEO of Cure Brain Cancer Foundation as newest board member

HONG KONG, 24 January 2022: The Asian Fund for Cancer Research (AFCR) has announced that internationally recognised leader, Lance Kawaguchi, has been appointed as the newest member of the Board of Directors. The AFCR is…

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