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Vitamin E Succinate Shows Impressive Anti-Cancer Properties

Several recent short-term intervention studies failed to show that vitamin E supplementation was protective against the development of various cancers, most notably lung and prostate cancer. In fact, in the Select study, individuals taking vitamin E supplements showed a 17% higher incidence of prostate cancer. In this study, researchers used a synthetic form of vitamin

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Harvard Study Has Good News for Homeopathic Medicine

The American Journal of Public Health has recently published a survey article out of Harvard that shows that homeopathic medicine, while still only used by a small fraction of the U.S. population, has jumped 15% in use. In addition, most users put homeopathy among the top 3 complementary and integrative strategies they use in their

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Does Coffee Play A Role In Reducing Breast Cancer Risk? Studies Suggest Yes

Coffee is making a serious comeback in the health world, as science uncovers all sorts of little-known health benefits associated with this popular morning ritual. And a fascinating research paper published in the British Journal of Cancer provides even more evidence that appears to support the cause, suggesting that coffee may actually help some women

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Curcumin Suppresses Proliferation and Migration of MDA-MB-231 Breast Cancer Cells through Autophagy-Dependent Akt Degradation

Abstract Previous studies have evidenced that the anticancer potential of curcumin (diferuloylmethane), a main yellow bioactive compound from plant turmeric was mediated by interfering with PI3K/Akt signaling. However, the underlying molecular mechanism is still poorly understood. This study experimentally revealed that curcumin treatment reduced Akt protein expression in a dose- and time-dependent manner in MDA-MB-231

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