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More Protein May Increase Cancer and Aging

As many of us are into fitness I have come to realize why when people go vegetarian or even more so vegan people freak out about protein? Yet when it comes to research more protein does not seem to equal … Continue reading

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Spinach Super Power Food – Epigenetics and Cancer

Yes, spinach everyday! http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2012/06/120620213215.htm Researchers at Oregon State University have for the first time traced the actions of a known carcinogen in cooked meat to its complex biological effects on microRNA and cancer stem cells. The scientists also found that … Continue reading

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Apigenin and Luteolin, flavonoids that kill human pancreatic cancer

Aug. 15, 2013 — Celery, artichokes, and herbs, especially Mexican oregano, all contain apigenin and luteolin, flavonoids that kill human pancreatic cancer cells in the lab by inhibiting an important enzyme, according to two new University of Illinois studies. Link

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Green Tea Reduced Inflammation, May Inhibit Prostate Cancer Tumor Growth, Research Finds

ScienceDaily (Oct. 18, 2012) — Men with prostate cancer who consumed green tea prior to undergoing prostatectomy had reductions in markers of inflammation, according to data presented at the 11th Annual AACR International Conference on Frontiers in Cancer Prevention Research, held … Continue reading

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The Efficacy of Dandelion Root Extract in Inducing Apoptosis in Drug-Resistant Human Melanoma Cells

This article has been cited by other articles in PMC. Abstract Notoriously chemoresistant melanoma has become the most prevalent form of cancer for the 25–29 North American age demographic. Standard treatment after early detection involves surgical excision (recurrence is possible), and metastatic … Continue reading

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July 4rth Coming up. Summer Cookouts – Playing Russian Roulette with your health

Summer Grilling is America’s Past time but it comes with serious consequences. Ignoring the scientific communities warnings on charred foods is a serious risk. Sometimes we ignore the warnings and studies because we find traditions and comfort foods to be … Continue reading

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β-Glucans in promoting health: Prevention against mutation and cancer

The polysaccharides β-glucans occur as a principal component of the cellular walls. Some microorganisms, such as yeast and mushrooms, and also cereals such as oats and barley, are of economic interest because they contain large amounts of β-glucans. These substances … Continue reading

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