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Natural compounds in fruits and herbs halt prostate cancer

Encouraging news during International Men’s Health Week; laboratory experiments have shown that anti-inflammatory chemicals found naturally in foods have the power to halt the growth of prostate cancer cells.

16 June, 2017

Potential cancer benefits of a stimulating environment

Living in a stimulating environment has a wide range of mental health benefits – now research shows it may also have physical benefits, helping to speed wound healing and slow cancer.

26 April, 2017

Toxic sofas – the link with thyroid cancer

US scientists have discovered a link between the flame retardants used in furniture and a rise in the most common type of thyroid cancer.

11 April, 2017

Vitamin C makes cancer treatment more effective

Ultra-high doses of vitamin C could be a safe and potentially effective addition to cancer treatments, according to new research.

3 April, 2017

Vitamin C targets cancer stem cells

Vitamin C is up to ten times more effective at stopping cancer cell growth than common pharmaceuticals according to a new study by UK scientists.

9 March, 2017

Natural compound could help stop the spread of deadly breast cancer

A natural compound found in plants like thyme, parsley, celery and broccoli could help stop the spread of a particularity deadly type of breast cancer.

27 January, 2017

Lack of sleep ups men’s cancer risk

New evidence shows that men who have worked night shifts for more than 20 years, or who work night shifts without daytime napping, may have an increased risk of cancer.

2 December, 2016

Fat cells help protect against breast cancer

Vigorous exercise can help reduce levels of hormones that encourage breast cancer to grow and may even work with conventional drugs in unexpected ways.

23 November, 2016

B vitamins could protect against throat, stomach cancer

Getting higher levels of vitamins B2 and B12 could help reduce the risk of throat and stomach cancer, according to new research.

31 October, 2016

Neem plant compound shows promise for prostate cancer

Nimbolide, a bioactive compound derived the neem plant, could reduce the size of prostate tumours by up to 70% and suppress its spread or metastasis by half.

18 October, 2016