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Cancer treatment can suppress immune function in people with HIV

People living with HIV who receive chemotherapy or radiotherapy to treat cancer may experience declines in CD4 cell counts, which increases the risk of death, according to a study published in JAMA Oncology. These results suggest that the immunosuppressive effects of cancer therapy should be considered in the development of cancer treatment recommendations specific to… Read More »

Medical News Today: Study suggests avocados suppress hunger, but can we trust the research?

Can replacing carbohydrate with avocado keep us fuller for longer? A new study suggests so, but industry funded the research. Can avocados curb hunger? The avocado is widely hailed as a superfood. With its creamy green flesh, it adorns dishes of all varieties and features in breakfasts, lunches, and dinners. The fruit contains a rare… Read More »