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Researchers have found that herbal tea infusions will significantly reduce populations of infective Helicobacter pylori – implicated in ulcers and gastric cancer.
Contradicting previous research, a large study has found that heavy coffee drinking is not only not healthy, but speeds up death – especially among those under the age of 55.
New research from the U.S. National Institutes of Health shows that the biochemicals in green tea change a women’s estrogen metabolism, revealing at least one of its mechanisms for reducing the risk of breast cancer.
Researchers from India’s NMT Gujarati College of Pharmacy have found that certain botanical herbs – namely Vitis vinifera (grapeseed), Phyllanthus emblica L. (Indian gooseberry), Punica granatum (pomegranate), Cinnamomum cassia (cinnamon), Ginkgo biloba L., and Camellia sinensis (tea), have antioxidant potential that rivals vitamin...
University researchers have found that turmeric and its phytochemical called curcumin inhibted the growth of colorectal cancer and throat cancer cells. The study showed that the growth of cell lines of adenocarcinoma HCT15, HCT 116, and human larynx carcinoma Hep G-2 were significantly...