August 9, 2016

Gotu Kola and the Treatment of Cancer

Gotu kola is a natural substance used in many alternative medical circles. It is native to China and several other areas in Asia. It has been […]
July 20, 2016

Lutein and its Role in Colon Cancer

Lutein is a type of substance known as a carotenoid.  It is related to other carotenoids, such as b-carotene, lycopene, a-carotene, b-crytoxanthin, and zeaxanthin. It is […]
July 20, 2016

Heating the Whole Body Could Treat Cancer!

Whole body hyperthermia is believed to help cancer cells by sensitizing the cancer cells to radiation therapy and chemotherapy. Cancer cells are thought to be more […]
July 20, 2016

Metronomic Chemotherapy for Cancer- An Innovative Method

Traditionally, cancer patients have been treated with very high doses of chemotherapy when they were being treated with chemotherapy for their cancer.  In the meantime, more […]
July 20, 2016

2-Deoxy-Glucose in the Treatment of Cancer

Cancer cells metabolize glucose differently than healthy cells. It is also called the “Warburg Effect.”  When the cancer cells use glucose as part of metabolism, anaerobic […]
July 18, 2016

Local Hyperthermia in the Treatment of Cancer

Hyperthermia is the application of heat to cancerous cells.  It turns out that cancer cells are particularly sensitive to high temperatures and are killed off with […]
July 18, 2016

Lupeol as an Anti-Cancer Agent

Lupeol is a type of triterpene that is found in certain types of fruits and vegetables, such as mangoes, olives, figs, green peppers, and figs. It […]
July 9, 2016

Using Daidzein to Treat Breast Cancer

Daidzein is an isoflavone found in red clover and soy.  Because Daidzein has estrogenic properties, researchers want to know if it stimulates the growth of estrogen-sensitive […]
July 9, 2016

Can Capsaicin Treat Cancer?

Capsaicin is the ingredient in red hot chili peppers that makes the peppers spicy.  It also seems to have several medical indications, including to decrease pain. […]
July 2, 2016

Solamargine and the Treatment of Melanoma

Malignant melanoma is a dangerous type of skin cancer and is often deadly.  While there are chemotherapy agents that sometimes work to cure cancer, some researchers […]