In the past decade, cancer has become a major health concern as it is one of the leading causes of morbidity and mortality worldwide. So what is cancer? What causes it and how does it develop? What are the common treatments for cancer? The human body is composed of trillions of cells. These cells undergo… Continue reading FUCOIDAN AND CANCER
A cold can sneak up on you, especially during the colder months. According to recent research, you are more susceptible to a cold when you are exposed to cold temperatures (never not listen to your mom and grandma - bundle it up, wear a scarf, put on an extra jacket !). While you may think… Continue reading 4 WAYS TO PREVENT COLD AND FLU THIS WINTER
According to a recent study in the United States, about one-third of dogs and one-quarter cats die of cancer. Dogs diagnosed with lymphoma live an average of one month without treatment. With treatment, survival time is about 12 months. It is important to know that the way animals respond to treatments is different from humans.… Continue reading THE DOG WHO SURVIVED CANCER – THANKS TO THIS SEAWEED SUPPLEMENT
WHAT IS FUCOIDAN? Fucoidan is a sulfated viscous polysaccharide, a main component of brown seaweeds such as wakame, kombu, and mozuku. It was discovered by Professor Kylin at Uppsala University in Sweden in 1913, which he described as a slippery kelp and a type of soluble fiber. Chemically, the major component of fucoidan is sulfated… Continue reading WHAT IS FUCOIDAN AND DO YOU NEED IT?
1) Fucoidan May Help with Osteoarthritis Symptoms In a pilot study of 12 people with osteoarthritis (OA) of the knee, 100 mg of a fucoidan supplement given for three months reduced symptoms of arthritis by 18% and 1,000 mg of fucoidan reduced symptoms by 52% [R]. 2) Fucoidan May Help Fight Cancer Fucoidan fight cancer by immune cell… Continue reading BENEFITS OF FUCOIDAN & FUCOIDAN-RICH FOODS
Fucoidan causes certain types of cancer cells to self-destruct without affecting the normal cells. It also strengthens the immune system, enhances anti-pathogenic responses and reduces allergic reactions. It has extensive health benefits on the body as an antioxidant, reduces blood lipids, acts as an antivirus, anti-inflammatory, anti-tumor, anti-coagulation agent, and also works on gastrointestinal protection.… Continue reading OTHER USES OF FUCOIDAN YOU DON’T KNOW ABOUT
No one likes cancer, yet we hear the word almost everyday. The thing is cancer can be indiscriminate: striking humans and pets alike. It is also a leading cause of death in canines with almost 50% of dogs that live to be 10 years or older died of cancer. As a dog owner myself, I… Continue reading WHAT FOODS TO GIVE YOUR DOG & TO AVOID IF HE HAS CANCER?
Low in calorie, high in fibre, pumpkins have long been part of a weight loss diet. But do you know that pumpkins are also listed among other cancer-squashing superfoods thanks to the amount of carotenes in this fruit? Yes, pumpkins, like other winter squash, are an excellent source of carotenes – the richer the color… Continue reading IN THE SPOTLIGHT: PUMPKIN AND ITS CANCER-SQUASHING POWER
Prostate cancer is a common cancer among men (and now 2nd most frequently diagnosed cancer), with more than 3 millions cases in the U.S. per year. It is not deadly (with 5-year survival rate at almost 100%), and symptoms are not apparent in the early stages of the disease. Whatever stage of prostate cancer you… Continue reading Natural Ways To Kill Prostate Cancer
Tumor markers are used in cancer diagnosis, but it is not possible to determine whether a tumor is benign or malignant. At the same time, in the early stage of tumorigenesis, the cancer cells are very small, and the values of tumor markers are not obvious. Tumor markers can be used as an adjunct to various tests,… Continue reading Tumor Marker Tips: The first screening of cancer screening