September 30, 2016

Gotu Kola and Cancer Prevention

Gotu kola is a natural substance and is also known as Centella, spade leaf, Madekassol, and pennywort. It is a swamp plant that has recently been […]
September 29, 2016

Alfalfa and its Ability to Prevent Cancer

Alfalfa sprouts are normally used in salads and other healthy recipes. Researchers are looking into the ability of these sprouts to prevent and/or treat cancer. One […]
September 14, 2016

HPV Vaccination and the Prevention of Cervical Cancer

Screening tests for cervical cancer have helped to decrease certain types of cervical cancer and have decreased deaths due to cervical cancer. The American Cancer Society […]
September 7, 2016

Tea and the Prevention of Cancer

Tea can be derived from the plant, Camellia Sinensis. It is found naturally in more than thirty countries and is believed to reduce the risk of […]
September 7, 2016

Zinc and its Role in Cancer Prevention

Zinc is an essential mineral, meaning that the body does not make its own source of zinc and it must be gotten through the diet. It […]
September 7, 2016

Vitamin D3 and Cancer Prevention

Vitamin D3 is a natural substance found in fortified cereals and fortified milk products. It is being studied as a possible preventative against cancer. One article […]
September 7, 2016

Pomegranate and the Prevention of Cancer

Pomegranate is a fruit that comes from Punic granatum, a simple pomegranate tree. It has been used since Biblical times, when it was used in a […]
September 5, 2016

Iodine and Breast Cancer Prevention

Iodine is a natural substance that is usually taken in by eating foods high in iodine, particularly iodized salt. Iodine is found in several foods, yet […]
August 25, 2016

The Mechanism of Silibinin in Cancer Prevention

Silibinin is a natural substance found in the milk thistle plant, also known as Silybum marianum. It has been studied as to its effectiveness in the […]
August 25, 2016

Selenium and Protection Against Cancer

Selenium is a mineral that is necessary for several functions in the human body. It is currently being evaluated for all of its uses, including that […]