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Ovarian Cancer

A natural compound in onions may help fight cancer

2016-10-25 06:01

Researchers at Kumamoto University in Japan say they have isolated a natural compound isolated from onions called onionin A (ONA) which has several properties that help fight ovarian cancer.

There has been a growing awareness of the value of good nutrition to help fight cancer. Recently a compound which is from onions has been found to have anti-cancer properties.

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To Reduce Risk of Ovarian Cancer, Get Calcium from Non Dairy Sources

2016-09-28 15:04

Diet and healthy weight are both factors that you can control to reduce your risk for ovarian cancer. A new study focuses on calcium and vitamin D intake, and their effect on your overall risk.

Ovarian cancer is the fifth leading cause of cancer death among women in the United States. Risk factors for the disease include:

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Common heart pill could help cancer patients live longer

2015-08-25 12:01

A commonly used class of heart medications known as beta-blockers is shown in a first study to improve ovarian cancer survival. The medications block tumor growth and spread by interfering with the stress pathway involved with cancer metastasis.

Beta blockers have been shown in the past to slow cancer growth.

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