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
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?
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