October 13, 2016

Morinda Citrofolia and Its Effect on Cancer

Morinda citrofolia is the active ingredient in noni juice. It has been used in Polynesian countries for several millennia and is believed to have effectiveness as […]
October 13, 2016

Milk Thistle and Liver Cancer

Milk thistle is a type of plant related to the daisy. Its main therapeutic ingredient is silymarin, which contains four active components, including silydianin, silychristin, isosilybin, […]
October 12, 2016

Methylsulfonylmethane and the Risk of Gastrointestinal Cancer

Methylsulfonylmethane or MSM is a natural chemical found in plants. It is currently being studied to see if it is effective in killing gastrointestinal cancer cell […]
October 12, 2016

Lycopene and Prostate Cancer Risk

Lycopene is a natural product found in tomato products. It is being studied as a possible way to prevent prostate cancer. One research article (1) discussed […]
October 12, 2016

Luteolin and its Use in Cancer Prevention and Treatment

Luteolin is a flavonoid compound that can be found in medicinal herbs, vegetables, and fruits. It has long been used in Traditional Chinese Medicine to treat […]
October 12, 2016

Lutein Supplementation and Lung Cancer Risk

Lutein is a natural chemical found in plant foods. It is one of the agents similar to retinol, beta-carotene, and lycopene. It was studied in the […]
October 12, 2016

Lupeol causes Cell Death in Pancreatic Cancer Cells

Lupeol is a natural substance of the triterpene class. It is found mainly in medicinal plants and many varieties of fruits. It is currently being studied […]
October 12, 2016

Lactoferrin inhibits Growth of Breast Cancer Cells

Lactoferrin is a naturally-occurring chemical that binds iron. Its main source is from animal meat, such as beef cattle. It is currently being studied as to […]
October 12, 2016

Kaempferol causes Cell Death in Ovarian Cancer

Kaempferol is a natural flavonoid found normally in many types of fruits and vegetables. It has recently been studied as a treatment for ovarian cancer. One […]
October 12, 2016

Inositol Hexaphosphate and its Protection against Cancer

Inositol Hexaphosphate is also referred to as IP6. It is a natural compound of the carbohydrate class found in high fiber diets containing plants, legumes, and […]