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Food GOLD: Turmeric is just as effective as 14 pharma drugs but suffers from NONE of the side effects

Thursday, March 07, 2019 by: Isabelle Z.Tags: alternative medicine, anti-inflammatory, cholesterol, curcumin, depression, diabetes, food cures, food is medicine, goodfood, goodhealth, goodmedicine, grocery cures, healing foods, inflammation, natural remedies, pre-diabetes, prevention, Spices, superfood, superfoods, turmeric What if you could replace all the pills in your medicine cabinet with just one herb? Depending on what you take and why, that may be possible with turmeric. Its main component, curcumin, boasts enough health-enhancing properties to keep pharmaceutical execs up […]

How do oral bacteria make colorectal cancer more aggressive?

By Catharine Paddock PhD Fact checked by Carolyn Robertson Scientists have identified a molecular mechanism through which an oral bacterium accelerates colorectal cancer growth. Tests have shown that around a third of people who develop colorectal cancer also have the bacterium, which has the name Fusobacterium nucleatum. Their cancer also tends to be more aggressive, but it was not clear why until […]

Colorectal cancer: Scientists halt growth with cannabinoid compounds

Scientists have identified several cannabinoid compounds that could potentially treat colorectal cancer . A team at Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine in Hershey tested hundreds of cannabinoids on various types of human colorectal cancer cells in the laboratory. Of these, 10 synthetic cannabinoids showed the ability to stop cancer cell growth. The well-known cannabis compounds tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and […]