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Cardamonin helps treat breast cancer

One of the problems with chemotherapy is that the treatment can often induce drug resistance and enrich cancerous stem cells in many types of cancer.
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Flavonoids help prevent erectile dysfunction

Eric Rimm at Harvard Medical School in Boston, Massachusetts and colleagues conducted a study and found that eating flavonoid-rich foods may help reduce risk of ...
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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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