December 20, 2016

Zinc and Prostate Cancer

Zinc is a mineral found in trace amounts in the human body. It may be something that men should take in order to prevent prostate cancer. […]
December 20, 2016

Vitamin K and the Risk of Cancer in Babies

It common to give a vitamin K shot to babies shortly after birth. It is usually done in order to decrease the chances of bleeding into […]
December 20, 2016

Vitamin E and Cancer Prevention

Vitamin E is a fat-soluble vitamin that is believed to protect the body from many diseases, including cancer. It can be found in the diet by […]
December 19, 2016

Vitamin D3 and Cancer Prevention

Vitamin D3 is a fat-soluble vitamin that acts as a prohormone. A prohormone can turn into a hormone but doesn’t have any activity of its own. […]
December 19, 2016

Vitamin C and Cancer Prevention

Vitamin C is a water-soluble vitamin found in leafy green vegetables and citrus fruits. It is considered to be an antioxidant, which prevents cancer by scavenging […]
December 19, 2016

Can Vitamin B12 increase the Risk of Cancer?

Can vitamin B12 actually cause lung cancer? Research out of Norway seems to think that it can. One article (1) looked at vitamin B12 and its […]
December 19, 2016

Vitamin B6 and Cancer

Vitamin B6 is commonly called pyridoxic acid, pyridoxamine, pyridoxal, and pyridoxine. It can be found by eating whole grains, fruits, legumes, leafy green vegetables, poultry, shellfish, […]
December 16, 2016

Vitamin B3 and the Prevention of Skin Cancer

Vitamin B3 is a water-soluble vitamin that has been found in things like bran, liver, and tuna fish. It is currently being studied as a way […]
December 16, 2016

Vitamin B2 and the Risk for Skin Cancer

Vitamin B2 is a vitamin that is widely available over the counter. It has been studied as to its ability to prevent skin cancer. One article […]
December 16, 2016

Vitamin B5 and Skin Cancer

Prevention Vitamin B5 is also called nicotinamide. It is currently being studied as a way to prevent skin cancer. One article (1) looked at vitamin B5 […]