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Apigenin may be effective in treating many types of cancer

Apigenin found in fruits, vegetables, spices and herbs may be enlisted as your next weapon to treat various cancers including pancreatic cancer, lung cancer, thyroid
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Lycopene, beta-carotene fight breast cancer?

Lycopene and beta-carotene induce cell-cycle arrest and apoptosis in human breast cancer cell lines NF Gloria, N Soares, C Brand, FL Oliveira… - Anticancer …, 2014 - ar.iiarjournals.org Lycopene from ...
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Curcumin helps lung cancer

Scientists at Tel-Aviv University in Tel-Aviv, Israel conducted a study and found evidence suggesting that curcumin, a major compound found in turmeric may be enlisted ...
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Anthocyanin helps prevent prostate cancer

Saturday May 28, 2016 (foodconsumer.org) -- A study led by researchers at University of Catania in Catania, Italy suggests that eating a diet full of ...
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L-citrilline supplements help erectile dysfunction

Taking L-cittrilline supplements can improve erection hardness in men with mild erectile dysfunction, according to a study conducted by researchers at University of Foggia in ...
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Turmeric/curcumin help skin diseases

A review recently published in Phytotherapy Research suggests that ingestion or topical application of turmeric or curcumin may help skin health and function. Turmeric, a spice ...
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Resveratrol may help diabetes mellitus

A new review suggests that resveratrol a compound found in red grapes may be used as a dietary supplement to help people with diabetes mellitus. The ...
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High Total Antioxidant Capacity Reduces Risk of Breast Cancer

Monday July 27, 2015 (foodconsumer.org) -- A study recently published in International Journal of Cancer suggests that eating antioxidants loaded fruit/vegetables may cut the risk ...
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Polyphenols help inflammatory bowel disease

Tuesday Feb 17, 2015 (foodconsumer.org) -- A review suggests that dietary polyphenols found in apple (apple polyphenol), bilberries (anthocyanin), turmeric (curcumin), green tea epigallocatechin-3-gallate and ...
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Resveratrol helps type 2 diabetes mellitus

Monday Feb 16, 2015 (foodconsumer.org) -- A review in Molecular Nutrition & Food Research suggests that resveratrol, the red wine polyphenol can as an antioxidant ...
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