Tuesday, 1 November 2011

Citrus Shows Promise For Certain Childhood Cancer

Citrus Shows Promise For Certain Childhood Cancer

Yet another old study that I posted on my website a number of years ago that I need to remind patients of.

"Orange juice and cancer don't mix. In fact, the popular citrus drink could become a cocktail to prevent or stop the deadly disease in humans."

"Now that we have seen the cancer cells die and in such a short time," Harris said, "we need to find out why they are so vulnerable and exploit it. It could be that ultimately we are able to give patients an oral cocktail of limonoids in such concentration as to stop their cancer."

Read the rest of the article by clicking HERE.

There are many medicinal uses for citrus. Here are some interesting articles :

Medicinal Use of Citrus

What Citrus Fruit Protects Against Heart Attacks, Diabetes and Prevents Obesity?

Lime, lemon nature’s cure for cholera, food-borne diseases

Citrus-Derived Flavonoid Prevents Obesity, Study Suggests

Flavonoids: Now Chemists Can Synthesize This Anti-Cancer Agent

Chemoprevention, Naturally: Findings On Plant-Derived Cancer Medicines

Citrus Surprise: Vitamin C Boosts the Reprogramming of Adult Cells Into Stem Cells

Semen Quality May Depend Upon Antioxidants In Man's Diet

Flavonoids in Orange Juice Suppress Oxidative Stress from High-Fat, High-Carb Meal

Grapefruit's Bitter Taste Holds a Sweet Promise for Diabetes Therapy

Grapefruit Compound May Help Combat Hepatitis C Infection

Low Potassium Linked To High Blood Pressure