Skin Cancer Treatment

Milk Thistle Protects Against Skin Cancer

…radiation can cause skin aging and mutations in skin cells that can later develop into skin cancer. Under ideal circumstances, the immune system either repairs the mutated cells or kills them so they don’t have the chance to progress to the cancerous stage. In the study I mentioned, when skin cells were treated…

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Massage Away Diabetic Lesions

…adequate circulation to the area and I have a simple massaging technique that can help restore blood flow to an ulcer and speed the healing process. Skin ulcerations develop in a circular pattern that somewhat resembles a three-layer bulls-eye. At the center of the circle is a red, inflamed area where…

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Omega-3s Linked to Prostate Cancer? Not So Fast...

…National Cancer Institute suggests that omega-3 fish oil supplements could potentially increase the risk of prostate cancer. As usually is the case when it comes to negative supplement studies, this analysis is nothing more than fear mongering. This study followed 834 men diagnosed with prostate cancer (156…

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Breastfeeding Prevents Cancer and Diabetes

…found to prevent disease in children and also in mothers. Read on for more information on how breastfeeding has been found to prevent diabetes and cancer. Diabetes By choosing the convenience of cow’s milk or manmade formulas over breast feeding, mothers may be subjecting their children to a lifelong…

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Oral Health and Cancer--Is There a Connection?

…from cancer. The oral health and causes of death of 1,390 individuals was documented from 1985–2009. Those with the highest amounts of dental plaque were almost two times as likely to have cancer as those with the least amount of plaque. The type of cancer varied among men, while breast cancer was the…

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Clear Your Skin With a Good Digestive Cleansing

…could be a source of her skin problems. Her problem likely began with all the environmental toxins she’s taken in over the years. As they’ve built up in her system, her liver detoxification system has been overwhelmed, and her body has tried to remove toxins through her skin. Her liver has become overburdened…

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Broccoli and Cancer Prevention

If you want the maximum anti-cancer benefits from broccoli, don’t overcook it. That’s what researchers at the University of Illinois recently found. Broccoli provides an anti-cancer compound called sulforaphane, but its formation requires the presence of an enzyme called myrosinase. Overcooking…

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Caffeine as a Parkinson's Treatment

…prevent the problem. Now this study shows that, at the same dosage routinely consumed by many coffee drinkers, caffeine can be an inexpensive form of treatment. You May Also Be Interested In: * Other therapies to reduce Parkinson's symptoms * The amino acid that helps with Parkinson's disease

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A Cherry Good Treatment for Gout

Most people love summertime produce. And one popular summertime fruit may be the perfect remedy for gout sufferers. Cherries have been shown to help with this condition because they help alkalize the body systems. Many people have reported keeping their gout symptoms under control by eating 10–12…

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The Health Benefits of Whey

…everything from the flu to cancer. Anti-Cancer Benefits of Whey To date, most of the studies on whey protein and cancer have been performed using laboratory animals. These studies have found that a diet supplemented with whey protein provides protection against toxin-induced cancers of the esophagus, lung…

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Can Sunscreen Do More Harm Than Good?

…instead of warnings about the flu, we'll be hearing from medical experts about the importance of using sunscreen every day to protect ourselves from skin cancer. Daily sunscreen use and warnings to avoid the sun at all costs have been the mantra of government agencies and most medical professionals for at…

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Spirulina Helps Hepatitis C Patients

…of liver failure, liver cancer, and liver transplantation. Typically, hepatitis C treatment entails a 48-week program of antiviral medications. Early treatment results in about a 40 percent cure rate, but in advanced cases, that drops to around 20 percent. And the treatment is fraught with numerous…

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7 Best Anti-aging Herbs: Ginseng

…patients. * Cancer: Korean researchers tested various forms of ginseng and its effects on cancer. In practically every case, the overall cancer risk dropped in patients taking ginseng extracts or whole ginseng powders. Ginseng was particularly effective at lowering the risk of cancers of the lip, oral…

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How to Stop a Muscle Cramp in its Tracks

…an herb called anica and stops pain and swelling almost immediately. Traumeel can be applied as often as needed. In rare cases it can irritate the skin, so test it on a small area first. DMSO Dimethylsulfoxide (DMSO) is a clear, colorless, slightly oily liquid with a faint smell of sulfur and when applied…

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The Hidden Dangers in Your Toothpaste

Want to avoid cold sore outbreaks, and potentially cancer as well? Then check your toothpaste. One of the main ingredients in most commercial toothpaste is sodium lauryl sulfate (SLS), used as a foaming agent in toothpastes, shampoos, and other soaps. I’ve noticed that using toothpaste containing…

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Complementary Back Pain Therapies Hit the Mainstream

…government intervention or conventional medicine suddenly looking at the research data and seeing that alternative therapies are effective. These treatments are now being offered more frequently because informed consumers/patients understand and see the benefits and seek the providers that offer those…

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Reduce Estrogen Dominance With Probiotics

…circulation. Studies have shown that excess glucuronidase activity in the gut is associated with an increased cancer risk—particularly estrogen-dependent breast, prostate, and colon cancers. However, researchers also have demonstrated that fermented foods and probiotic supplements containing the Lactobacillus…

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Niacin: The Super Cholesterol-Lowering Nutrient

…think it is an amazing secret weapon to have at your disposal when combatting high cholesterol. Niacin opens up blood vessels near the surface of the skin. Studies show that adding high doses of the supplement (up to 2–4 grams a day) can increase HDL levels as much as 35 percent, much higher than popular…

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