In herbal medicine, turmeric has a long history of use for treating various conditions and has demonstrated antimicrobial activity. Research into turmeric's antimicrobial potential is limited to animal and test-tube experiments and shows it can kill bacteria and viruses. Well-designed human studies are needed to know whether it will work the same in humans. [...]
Clinicians may need to be more proactive in preventing and treating cardiovascular disease (CVD) in patients with prostate cancer who are receiving androgen deprivation therapy (ADT), according to researchers at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN.1 ... [...]
While the present test saves lives and helps doctors detect cancer in the body, there is a debate that Prostate Specific Antigen tests are overused and can cause more harm than good. The controversy arises because a high test result does not ... [...]
EATING a curry not only spices up your life, it could save it too. Experts have found a tumeric, a spice in curry can help prevent breast cancer and have even revealed it could stop cancer spreading. [...]
Curcumin has many serious fans in the fight to beat cancer - Professors at UCLA, the MD Anderson Cancer Center, the Emory School of Medicine and Tufts to name but four important American Cancer Centers. Why? [...]
Prostate cancer may not cause any signs or symptoms in its early stages because it is generally a slow-growing cancer. Symptoms appear once the tumour enlarges or grows into surrounding tissues and organs. The signs and symptoms of prostate cancer can also be caused by other health conditions. It is important to have any unusual symptoms checked by a doctor.
If you’ve been diagnosed with breast cancer, your cancer care team will discuss treatment options with you. It’s important that you take time to think about your choices. You will want to weigh the benefits of each treatment option against the possible risks and side effects. [...]