Cancer

7 Baking Soda Health Benefits

…Baking Soda #2: Cancer. Studies have shown that dietary measures to boost bicarbonate levels can increase the pH of acidic tumors without upsetting the pH of the blood and healthy tissues. Although this hasn’t yet been studied in human clinical trials, animal models of human breast cancer show that oral…

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IV Vitamin C Kills Cancer Cells

cancer cells—it is selectively toxic. No matter how high the concentration, vitamin C does not harm healthy cells. Lab studies reveal that this therapy is effective against many types of cancer, including lung, brain, colon, breast, pancreatic, and ovarian. Animal studies show that when human cancers

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Can Alcohol Really Increase Risk of Breast Cancer?

The recent media frenzy about alcohol being linked to an increased risk of breast cancer may have alarmed you—especially if you drink a glass of wine daily for its reputed health benefits. But don’t panic. As is usually the case, the headlines are much scarier than the actual facts. These reports…

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The Truth about Fish Oil and Prostate Cancer

…oil and prostate cancer. This is an example of irresponsible journalism at its worst. There is nothing definitive about this study and, in fact, warnings about the dangers of fish and fish oil fly in the face of the bulk of the research on this topic. Fish Oil and Prostate Cancer Facts * This study…

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Going Beyond Water To Stay Hydrated & Healthy

…pre-cancerous mutations in cells, white tea came out on top. * Low sodium V8 juice. Unlike most fruit juices, tomato juice contains very little sugar, so it doesn’t wreak havoc on blood sugar levels. Furthermore, it is a great source of lycopene, which has been shown to help prevent cancer of the…

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Fight HPV and Cervical Dysplasia Naturally

If pharmaceutical giant Merck has its way, Gardasil, their human papillomavirus or HPV vaccine (the “cervical cancer vaccine”) would be yet another mandated immunization. The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has already recommended the HPV vaccine for all females from age 9 to 26. Mandatory vaccination…

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Tips for Preventing Cancer

…cure.” And nothing could be truer when it comes to preventing cancer. According to the National Cancer Institute’s Surveillance Epidemiology and End Results (SEER) database, nearly one in every two American men will develop cancer at some point in their lives, and one in four will die of this disease…

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3 Healing Herbs

…that benefit from the use of curcumin include GI disorders such as Crohn’s and inflammatory bowel disease, arthritis, diabetes, liver disease, cancer, circulation problems, high levels of cholesterol and other lipids, and cystic fibrosis. It even appears to have anti-aging properties and has been…

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Medical Radiation Increases Cancer Risk Factors

…high-tech scans not only drives up medical costs, it also has a potentially deadly side effect, increasing your cancer risk factors. Research has shown that these scans increase overall cancer rates by exposing patients to incredibly high doses of medical radiation—as much as was received by survivors…

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Natural Treatment for Atrial Fibrillation

Atrial fibrillation (atrial fib) is the medical term used to describe the disorganized, irregular “flutter” of the atria, the small upper chambers of the heart. This condition, which is caused by disruptions in the heart’s electrical conduction system, is increasingly common with age. It…

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Selenium Can Reduce Cancer Death Rates By As Much As 50%!

…Interestingly, skin cancers, which the study was initially designed to evaluate, showed little response to selenium. But the selenium group had a 63 percent reduction in the incidence of prostate cancer, a 58 percent reduction in colon or rectal cancer, and a 45 percent reduction in lung cancer. The results…

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Vitamin A Helps to Protect Against Melanoma

As summer approaches, skin cancer public health awareness campaigns are reminding us to wear sunscreen and cover up with a hat and long sleeves. Now, a new study shows that to protect yourself from melanoma—the most serious form of skin cancer—you should also consider taking vitamin A. For this…

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Belly Fat—It’s More Dangerous Than You Think

…abdominal cavity, surrounding your organs. Carrying a “spare tire” has been linked to increased risk of diabetes, metabolic syndrome, heart disease, cancer, and dementia. Now, a new study shows that belly fat (or visceral fat) also increases your risk of sudden cardiac death. After accounting for multiple…

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Why Dark Chocolate Makes a Great Stocking Stuffer

…that flavonoids in cocoa relax arteries, lower blood pressure, improve insulin sensitivity, curb inflammation, and protect against heart disease and cancer. Perhaps equally important, especially at this time of year, cocoa (the primary ingredient in chocolate) contains compounds that relieve stress, stimulate…

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