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Old 12-05-2011, 12:32 PM
 
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On September 16, 2011, Kennedy suffered a heart attack and died in a Washington D.C. health club after her daily workout.

Possibly brought on by the Chemo:

Chemotherapy side effects: A cause of heart disease? - MayoClinic.com

Chemotherapy side effects may include an increased risk of heart disease, especially weakening of the heart muscle (cardiomyopathy). Certain types of chemotherapy also increase the risk of heart attack, especially during infusion of the medication. Fortunately, heart disease associated with chemotherapy is relatively rare — and not all chemotherapy drugs carry the potential side effect of heart damage
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Old 01-22-2012, 07:17 PM
 
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Carbs and Cancer | Men's Health News



The theory: When your blood sugar spikes after a high-carb meal, your cancer cells have a feast, allowing them to rapidly multiply. (Researchers have shown this finding using human cancer cells isolated in a lab setting.) Experts, including Krystal, speculate that depriving the body of carbohydrates allows normal cells to live off body fat, but kills cancer cells, since they can break down energy from blood sugar only.
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