Prevention

Turmeric is a potential aid against precancerous cells

It does more than flavor your curry. It could potentially save your life. Turmeric may kill precancerous cells, and is deservedly the newest superfood to hit the market by storm. I’ve chronicled my experience consuming turmeric regularly over the period of three weeks. After reaping some profound benefits, I swear by its mystic powers. I […]

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Sheryl Crow’s Ultimate Breast Cancer Prevention Guide

One of the key things pointed out on Dr. Oz was the link between estrogen and breast cancer, and how estrogen (and certain foods) can fuel breast disease. Turmeric helps decrease estrogen. As little as one teaspoon a day has been shown to reduce tumor growth.

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Risk factor recognition could mean better prevention

Testing positive for BRCA1 and BRCA2 meant her odds of developing breast cancer were more than six times that of the average American woman. “The facts were overwhelming,” said Spraley, who lives in Englewood with her husband and 6-year-old …

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Pure maple syrup shows promise for dementia prevention

Research lead, Dr. Navindra P. Seeram said, “Natural food products such as green tea, red wine, berries, curcumin, and pomegranates continue to be studied for their potential benefits in combatting Alzheimer's disease. And now, in … syrup's effects …

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Prostate cancer facts: causes, survival rate and prevention

Prostate cancer is common, but not everyone is an expert in the disease. Watch the video above to learn some quick facts, including survival rates, about prostate cancer. All of the information comes from the American Cancer Society and the Prostate …

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San Antonio Cancer Center Aims for Elegance in Treatment, Prevention

IT: The area we've been working on, my group, has been prostate cancer for the last 35 years. It's a disease that most of us will have in our lifetime. If you take your age and put a percent behind your age, it's the likelihood you have cancer in your …

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The Value of Melatonin in Breast Cancer Prevention and Adjunctive Treatment

In regard to melatonin and breast cancer, a brilliant review paper appeared in Natural Medicine Journal in 2010, authored by T. Kaczor. In her review, she highlights the multimodal mechanisms through which melatonin may be associated with reduced risk …

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There Is No Cancer Prevention Diet, But These Foods Could Help

And a 2013 study involving 4,577 prostate cancer patients found that those who changed their diet to include more good fats — the type found in foods such as vegetables, nuts and olive oil — had a better survival rate than those whose diets remained …

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The Metabolic Theory of Cancer and the Key to Cancer Prevention and Recovery

At the same time, you're mitigating side effects because healthy tissues are able to withstand the toxic payload from traditional chemotherapy. But the exciting thing is you add on these other metabolic therapies, their synergistic mechanisms overlap." …

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4 Natural Remedies for Prostate Cancer Prevention

If you're considering using any type of dietary supplement for prostate cancer prevention, make sure to consult your doctor about the potential benefits and risks involved. Self-treating and avoiding or delaying standard care can have serious consequences.

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Breast cancer prevention in VN reaches positive results

… in Ha Noi, HCM City, Hue, Da Nang and Can Tho by the Supportive Fund for Cancer Patients-Bright Future Fund and the Roche Company, nearly 600 doctors from central and district hospitals received training on breast cancer prevention and treatment.

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Prostate Cancer Prevention

"If you've been diagnosed with prostate cancer always seek medical advice before using the herbs and supplements so that the medic will guide your treatment routine. Some alternative treatments for prostate cancer may be harmful when used with standard …

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