Consistent excessive alcohol consumption is known lead to a number of serious health issues, however according to a 2011 epidemiological study of eight Western European countries even consistent moderate consumption of alcohol may lead to an increased risk of developing cancer. Researchers believe that the increased risk may be due …
The liver is the body’s primary detoxifier and also performs over 300 critical metabolic functions. It is the metabolic processor for virtually all internal and external substances such as protein and cholesterol as well as external substances such as drugs, alcohol and environmental toxins. Its central role in transforming or …
A study conducted in 2011 found that even moderate drinking of alcohol may account for as many as one in ten cases of cancer in men and up to one in thirty cases of cancer in women with the most common types of cancer being oral, esophageal, tracheal and liver.
Adding milk thistle (Silybum marianum) extract to a chemotherapy regimen may help in the recovery after treatment, protect the liver during treatment and help to reduce any long term side effects from the chemotherapy.
Accumulation of iron in the body can damage cells and tissues and may be a causative factor in numerous degenerative diseases, including liver fibrosis, cardiovascular disease, cancer, Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, and other neurodegenerative diseases. A number of nutrients can help reduce your body’s total exposure to iron through chelation (binding to …
Milk thistle, ginseng, ahswaganda, and astragalus are all herbs that have been shown to be helpful in improving energy and quality of life during chemotherapy treatments for cancer.
Silibinin, also known as silybin, is the major extract of milk thistle and has been shown in studies to be effective in protecting against UV-induced skin cancer. Silibinin protects skin cells from UVB radiation and also helps to destroy precancerous skin cells that have been mutated from UVA radiation exposure.
Milk thistle (or silymarin) has been shown to protect liver function, prevent liver damage, and normalize elevated liver enzyme levels. Until now the bioavailability of silybin, the healing component of silymarin, has not been very high because it doesn’t dissolve well in water. Now researchers have found a way to …
There are a number of natural substances that may be effective in preventing or reducing the impact of heart irregularities such as ventricular fibrillation and ventricular tachycardia.
Some of the more common substances are shown below:
– grape seed extract
– green and white tea …
Cesium chloride (and Dimethyl Sulfoxide (DMSO)) may be an effective treatment against certain types of cancer.
When considering cesium therapy, be sure to consult a knowledgeable practitioner and be mindful of the following issues:
• Cesium taken in pill form should always be taken with food to limit the (already rare) risk …