Liver cancer is often thought of as a death sentence, since mortality rates are high. Curcumin may offer hope in preventing (and helping to treat) this terrible disease.
Curucmin may be helpful in preventing and even treating colon cancer at almost every stage of the disease. However, you need to understand how it works and when it should be avoided.
Basal cell carcinoma is the most common form of skin cancer, and is also one of the more treatable forms of cancer. Curcumin has been shown to help with this form of cancer when applied to the skin.
Congestive heart failure is typically caused by damage to the heart, especially after a heart attack. It basically means that the heart is unable to keep up with the body’s demands, and is a serious condition. Curcumin may prove to be very helpful in patients with congestive heart failure.
Prostate cancer is relatively unknown in countries that eat a lot of curry (in which turmeric and hence curcumin is found). Coincidence? Probably not. This article looks at how curcumin may be a valuable supplement in the fight against prostate cancer.
Small cell lung cancer develops and spreads quickly, but does respond to chemotherapy and radiation. Curcumin may offer another avenue for tackling this disease.
Curcumin has shown anti-cancer properties in the lab, and this article discusses ways in which curcumin is known to act on cancer cells.
Pregnant women need to be careful with any type of supplement or medicine, natural or ortherwise (e.g. parsley can be toxic in high doses). This article looks at whether curcumin can be taken throughout the pregnancy.
With 1 in 10 women developing breast cancer, curcumin may be an alternative health supplement that can help prevent and treat this dreadful disease.
There have been hundreds of studies looking at the anti-cancer properties of cancer. This article discusses some of that research.