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Milk thistle compound fights cancers

By | July 21st, 2015|HNU Archive|

In the ongoing search for cancer-fighting medicines, plant flavonoids are being studied for both prevention and therapy of various types of cancer. One such naturally occurring flavonoid is silibinin, isolated from milk thistle, which studies show may help with bladder and prostate cancer. Silibinin appears to have a significant impact on bladder cancer cells, say [...]

Canadians granted millions to study alternatives for prostate and bladder diseases

By | June 13th, 2015|HNU Archive, Uncategorized|

For the first time in North America, non-traditional methods of treating painful prostate and bladder diseases that affect more than 50% of the adult population will be scientifically studied by a Canadian research team. Dr J. Curtis Nickel, professor of Urology at Queen’s and urologist at Kingston General Hospital has been awarded four research grants [...]