Prostate Cancer

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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Vitamin E and Prostate Cancer

…for one year, 1.6 more cases of prostate cancer were diagnosed than in men in the placebo group. * There were no statistically significant differences in aggressiveness of prostate cancer or in death rates among the various groups. Keep in mind that most prostate cancers never cause problems. In fact,…

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The Multiple Benefits of Carotenoids

…the risk of prostate cancer almost in half. Other research from Harvard University Medical School found that supplementing with beta-carotene reduces the risk of prostate cancer by 36 percent. Increased intakes of carotenoid-rich foods are also associated with decreased rates of cancers of the ovary…

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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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Going Beyond Water To Stay Hydrated & Healthy

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 prostate,…

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Wondrous Watermelon: Why This Summertime Favorite Is a Health Boon

…starters, watermelon is high in lycopene. This carotenoid helps protect against heart disease, UV-induced skin and eye damage, and prostate and other types of cancer. Watermelon is also a good source of potassium and vitamins A and C. Here are a couple of other reasons to enjoy watermelon before summer’s…

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How To Maintain Natural Prostate Health

…prevent prostate cancer? Some experts believe that a significant percentage of all cancers can be prevented with healthy lifestyle choices. Chief among these is eating a low-fat diet. The saturated fats in meat and dairy fuel hormone-dependent cancers and are clearly linked with prostate cancer. Trans…

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Tips for Preventing Cancer

…point there was a 34 percent reduction in cancer mortality. Earlier research has shown aspirin’s protective effects in colorectal cancer. This study, however, demonstrated that it also decreased death from cancer of the pancreas, brain, stomach and prostate as well as adenocarcinomas of the esophagus…

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Prevent Cancer and Protect Your Heart with Tomatoes

…lycopene that helps to neutralize harmful free radicals. Studies have shown eating foods rich in lycopene protects against lung, breast, and prostate cancers. Eating tomatoes also helps to lower your cholesterol and blood pressure—both of which can help to prevent heart attacks and strokes. That’s…

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How Safe Are Your Supplements?

…diseases, or offer protection from heart disease or cancer. As often happens in these anti-supplement articles, the reporters dug up a few isolated studies that illustrated their data points—for example, the faulty one about vitamin E and prostate cancer. Meanwhile, they conveniently omitted the thousands…

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Nutrient Spotlight: Importance of Minerals

…arteries. Supplemental calcium slows bone loss in patients at risk of osteoporosis. This mineral also reduces symptoms of PMS, risk of colorectal cancer, and blood pressure. I recommend 1,000 mg of calcium daily. To ensure optimal absorption, I suggest taking a supplement that contains calcium from…

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The Benefits of Zinc: Essential for Optimal Health

…minerals, zinc is essential for health and well-being. Adequate levels of this trace mineral are necessary for optimal immune function, vision, prostate health, and skin health. Other benefits of zinc include its roles in wound healing, learning and memory, and proper functioning of many hormones,…

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Safe and Effective Weight Loss Supplements

…sensitivity improved as well. The usual starting doses of DHEA are 50 mg for men and 25 mg for women. DHEA is not recommended for anyone with prostate, breast, or ovarian cancer. Blood levels should be tested three months after starting on DHEA and the dose adjusted to help you stay in the high-normal range for…

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5 Ways to Improve Libido—In Women and Men

…with oral testosterone, which I do not recommend. And virtually all experts agree that the most serious concern—that testosterone could cause prostate cancer—is unfounded. Now it’s your turn: Do you know of any other safe, effective ways to improve libido? You May Also Be Interested In: * Supplements…

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