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chemoprevention

Can calcium prevent colon cancer?

By | July 28th, 2015|HNU Archive|

Colon cancer is a leading cancer in men and women, especially in industrialized countries. Calcium is believed to be a protective agent for colon cancer because it may inhibit processes critical to the growth of colon cancer cells. Two recent studies support this theory, suggesting that increased calcium intake may prevent the growth of the [...]

Slow Prostate Cancer: Tea compounds inhibit tumour growth

By | June 28th, 2015|HNU Archive|

Researchers at the University of California at Los Angeles were able to detect tea polyphenols in prostate tissue after a very limited consumption of tea. More importantly, the scientists found that prostate cancer cells grew more slowly when placed in a medium containing blood of men who had consumed either green or black tea for [...]