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More patients survive (live) if given a Zinc supplement after medical treatment for advanced head and neck cancer
Scientists and physicians from various research institutions and hospitals in Asia split patients with (very dangerous) head and neck cancers into two groups; both groups received radiation treatment for their cancer, but one group was placed on inMore info...
December 4, 2007
A number of the polyphenols naturally found in Grape Seed Extract have the ability to impede the growth of and destroy prostate cancer cells.
Several studies have documented the anticancer and chemopreventive efficacy of Grape Seed Extract (GSE) against various cancers including prostate cancer. GSE is a complex mixture of a group of powerful polyphenols and a number of them have activitMore info...
August 14, 2007
Scientists discover an important way that vitamin E and its associated protein (called TAP) slows the growth of prostate cancer
Epidemiological studies suggest that vitamin E has a protective effect against prostate cancer. In this study, researchers at the Department of Urology at the University of Rochester have found that a protein called TAP (short for tocoMore info...
November 10, 2005
Blueberry supplement quickly reverses the effects of aging on brain region involved with hearing and processing sound
The auditory cortex is where the auditory nerve from the inner ear connects with the brain. It is the part of the temporal lobe where hearing and sounds are interpreted. With aging, the speed of the auditory cortex to process sound andMore info...
June 17, 2005
Calcium pills beat fractures, reducing risk by 72% in new clinical trial; benefits disappear when supplement is stopped
Daily supplements of calcium may reduce the risk of fractures in a healthy population by 72 %, according to results of a randomized placebo-controlled clinical trial. Emphasizing the importance of the supplements, researchers from University HospiMore info...
June 12, 2008
Taking a healthy bacteria supplement in late pregnancy and supplementing babies reduces the risk of developing eczema
Daily supplements of a multi-species probiotic (healthy bacteria for the intestines) food may reduce the risk of eczema by 58 per cent, according to a new study from The Netherlands. The eczema-reducing properties were sustained until the age of twMore info...
May 11, 2009
Take the supplement NAC and a Calcium Channel Blocking drug to stay alive and prevent kidney failure before X-Rays that use radioactive isotopes
Contrast agents are used to give a clearer image of an organ such as the heart during an X-ray based test; for instance during a CT scan or during a nuclear stress test. These radio-contrast agents are typically radioactive versions of iodine orMore info...
August 9, 2012
The mineral Selenium and the energy supplement Coenzyme Q10 team up for good heart function in the elderly
Coenzyme Q10 allows you to burn the calories from food as energy for metabolism. For the nutrient Coenzyme Q10 to function you have to have a sufficient amount of selenium in your body. Selenium is a micronutrient meaning the body requires very liMore info...
June 1, 2012
Using vitamin supplements soon after a diagnosis of breast cancer may decrease cancer mortality and recurrence
Researchers at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in Nashville and from the Shanghai Center for Disease Control and Prevention have discovered that vitamin supplement use during the first six months following a diagnosis oMore info...
January 5, 2011
What Women Want - Natural Options for Health Careby: Carolyn Dean, M.D., N.D.Women’s health touches on a wide range of issues from cancer to cosmetics. Women want to stay current with what’s available to prevent and treat conditions as varied as menoMore info...
September 20, 2011