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Pomegranate can prevent the growth and spread of four common types of cancer cells

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(Naturalhealth365) According to U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): “we expect the number of new cancer cases in the United States to go up about 24% in men to more than 1 million cases per year, and by about 21% in women to more than 900,000 cases per year.”  These grim statistics underscore the need for non-toxic, novel ... Read More »

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Exercise alone can improve gut bacteria and decrease the risk of bowel cancer

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(NaturalHealth365) Science has established the importance of an ideal balance of gut bacteria for numerous aspects of health, including ideal digestion and nutrition as well as immune system health. Now, two studies from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota have found that the simple act of exercise can change the composition of the ... Read More »

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Obesity makes breast cancer cells more aggressive

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(NaturalHealth365) We already know that obesity diminishes health in a number of ways. Now the increased spread of breast cancer can be added to that list. Research out of Heidelberg University Hospital and Helmholtz Zentrum München, Technische Universität München (TUM) has yielded some enlightening discoveries. During their research, the European scientists found that obesity causes cytokines to be released into ... Read More »

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Milk thistle extract demonstrates potent activity against liver cancer

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(NaturalHealth365) The compound silibinin, a flavonoid in milk thistle, has shown extremely promising activity against human liver cancer, according to University of California, Irvine researchers. Both silibinin and silymarin are highly bioactive milk thistle compounds that are already linked with offering protection for the liver against damage from alcohol and drug use. Now silibinin is showing promise in protecting against ... Read More »

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(UPDATE) Higher vitamin D levels needed to reduce the risk of breast cancer, new study confirms

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(Naturalhealth365) With the exception of skin cancer, breast cancer is the most common form of cancer among women – with the disease claiming the lives of about 41,000 women every year in the United States. Thankfully, there is mounting evidence that maintaining healthy vitamin D levels can protect against a variety of diseases, especially breast cancer. The U.S. Centers for ... Read More »

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Healthy diet lowers risk of cancer patient death up to 65 percent, new research finally figures it out

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(NaturalHealth365) What most people have known their whole lives is now being verified by formal research. A healthy diet loaded with plenty of organic (chemical free) fruits and vegetables can make all the difference in the world, according to University of Florida researchers. And, in terms of lowering the risk of cancer, nothing could be more powerful – on a ... Read More »

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Greater cervical cancer risk linked to HPV vaccination, well-regarded medical journal removes new study

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(Naturalhealth365) Human papillomavirus, the most common sexually transmitted disease, usually resolves on its own. In rare cases, however, HPV leads to cervical cancer. HPV vaccines, such as Gardasil, are touted by many mainstream medical authorities as a way to prevent cervical cancer. But, could the vaccination actually be having the opposite effect? A new study raising just this possibility was ... Read More »

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Daily tomato consumption helps to LOWER the risk of skin cancer

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(NaturalHealth365) In an item that belongs in the “eat more fruits and vegetables” file, researchers have recently found that daily tomato consumption can help to reduce skin cancer risk and tumor growth. This is likely due to the lycopene content of tomatoes, say scientists from Ohio State University. The researchers fed one group of mice a diet consisting of 10 ... Read More »

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Hemp slows progression of ovarian cancer, researchers discover

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(Naturalhealth365) Hemp – one of the oldest plants in continuous use by human civilization – has been utilized for over 8,000 years to make simple, practical items such as rope, paper, clothing and shoes. Now, new research demonstrates that this ancient plant may also prove to be a useful ally in the life-or-death battle against some of the most lethal ... Read More »

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Higher vitamin D levels REDUCE the risk of liver cancer by up to 50%

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(Naturalhealth365) Of all forms of cancer, liver cancer – which claims over 24,000 lives a year in the United States alone – is one of the most dreadful. But, the real tragedy is how Western medicine continues to ignore the healing (and protective) power of nutrition – especially the value of maintaining higher vitamin D levels. The U.S. Centers for ... Read More »

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Blood pressure drugs EXPOSED for increasing the risk of pancreatic cancer in women

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(NaturalHealth365) Arguably, some blood pressure medications may be necessary and offer a benefit for those suffering with cardiovascular issues. But, of equal importance is, research out of the Baylor College of Medicine that has determined some of these drugs – like calcium channel blockers (CCBs) – can raise the risk of pancreatic cancer in menopausal women. CCBs work by preventing ... Read More »

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11 nutritional supplements that can reduce cancer risk from alcohol consumption

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(Naturalhealth365) Although research has shown that small to moderate amounts of alcohol can offer some benefits to the heart, drinking is by no means an unmitigated blessing when it comes to your health. In fact, a European study has shown that drinking – even in amounts as modest as one to two drinks a day – increases the odds of ... Read More »

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