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mantis
05-21-2003, 06:49 PM
Greetings!

Just read this article on Yahoo. Looks interesting...

http://story.news.yahoo.com/news?tmpl=story&cid=571&e=14&u=/nm/cancer_food_dc

It suggest that eating more than 2 or 3 meals a day increase the rate of colon cancer in men.

Anyway, I will continue to eat 6 meals a day. However, this article does make me think about the long term effect on the 6-7 meal a day diet.

Ironman8
05-21-2003, 08:49 PM
Well, I believe if you have enough dietary fiber in your diet, I wouldn't worry about getting colon cancer with eating more than 2 or 3 meals.

BUFF STUFF
05-22-2003, 09:04 AM
Yeah get in your fibre and what I like to do is add flax seeds (no not the oil, the actual seeds) and drink down a couple of deserts spoons in between big protein meals.

This helps speed up bowl movement & prevents your turds being like rocks

RoidRage
05-22-2003, 09:19 AM
What doesn't cause cancer?

mic79
05-22-2003, 09:27 AM
fasting i guess

WillKuenzel
05-22-2003, 09:32 AM
Originally posted by mic79
fasting i guess Nah, that can too because you don't get an adequeate amount of food your body become weak and illness set in. Everything causes cancer. We're all doomed to get it eventually.

Backdraft
05-22-2003, 12:04 PM
Well if I die of colon cancer from eating 5-6 meals a day, at least I'll look good in my casket.

Ironman8
05-22-2003, 05:52 PM
Originally posted by mic79
fasting i guess

:rolleyes:

Mic Soloist
05-22-2003, 08:56 PM
Originally posted by Backdraft
Well if I die of colon cancer from eating 5-6 meals a day, at least I'll look good in my casket.


true

sweet-physique
05-27-2003, 12:06 PM
I was diagnosed with colon cancer 4 years ago at age 29. It was genetic as I was a third generation cancer recipient of bad genes. I had surgery and 10 months of chemotherapy. I've been cancer free four years :) Oh btw. chemo and heavy lifting is the best cutting diet you've ever seen. I trained right through my chemo and only stopped for the 6 weeks after surgery. Still, I'd avoid it if you can.

Ironman8
05-27-2003, 06:03 PM
Also, my teacher said if you hold in your crap, you increase the chance of getting colon cancer. Is this true?

BUFF STUFF
05-27-2003, 07:24 PM
I would say so Iron, its waste its not needed in the body