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Are apples good for cancer?
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Studies show an apple contains 10% of the recommended daily amount of vitamin C and fiber. Also, enriched with dietary fiber it has been found to lower cancer risk and aid weight management. Surprisingly, the peel of the apple contains 80% of anticancerous products (quercetin and triterpenoids). Research also shows that Apple was found to be beneficial in lowering the risk of colorectal cancer specifically.
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Can cherries help prevent cancer?
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Cherries are a rich source of fiber, vitamin C, and potassium. The high content of antioxidants also provides cherries their rich dark color. Phytochemicals such as quercetin provide the fruit their antioxidant property and fight cancer. They have been found to be beneficial in lowering the risk of cancers such as colorectal, mouth, pharynx, and lung cancer.
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How does papaya help fight cancer?
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Studies suggest that papaya pulp is enriched with carotenoids, beta-carotene, and lycopene. Lycopene being highly reactive towards free radicals serves as an effective cancer agent. Lycopene has been found to be protective against prostate cancer. It has been found to induce cancer cell death and has shown anti-metastatic activity. Enzymes from papaya were found to destroy proteins that provide protection to the tumors and were effective against cervix, breast, liver, lung, and pancreas cancer.
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Can avocados prevent cancer?
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Avocados are a rich source of glutathione, a powerful antioxidant, which is responsible for blocking the intestinal absorption of certain fats. As per research, avocatin B, a type of fat found in avocado, is found to combat acute myeloid leukemia (a rare cancer). It also serves as a source of potassium and beta- carotene that are beneficial in promoting immunity.
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Do grapes help prevent cancer?
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Grapes are a rich source of resveratrol, a potent phytochemical linked with reduced levels in cancer, heart disease, and stroke. They are also a rich source of ellagic acid which provides protection to the lungs against environmental toxins.
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Do berries help prevent cancer?
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Berries such as blueberries, raspberries, and strawberries are often the most commonly recommended fruits to fight cancer. Berries, a rich source of antioxidants, are also abundant in proanthocyanidin antioxidant, phenols, zeaxanthin, lycopene, cryptoxanthin, and lutein. They have been found to increase the overall immunity of the body and also neutralize the free radicals damaging the cells and therefore prevent cancer.
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Is kiwi a cancer fighting fruit?
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Enriched with cancer fighting antioxidants such as vitamin C, vitamin E, lutein, and copper, the kiwi fruit has been found to be of great benefit across several disease areas. High vitamin C content plays an important role in preventing free radical damage, thereby reducing cancer risk.
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Can holy basil help you fight cancer?
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1 year ago
The holy basil or revered tulsi is packed with medicinal properties and has been widely used in India for ages. Experiments have shown that daily consumption of a few raw tulsi leaves can prevent the occurrence as well as slow down the spread of cancer.
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Can ginger help you fight cancer?
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An ever-present herb in the Indian kitchen, adding fresh or dried ginger (adrak) to any dish ups its taste quotient greatly. While fresh ginger is rich in gingerol, the dried or powdered version contains zingerone. Both of these compounds are powerful antioxidants and have anti-inflammatory qualities that are understood to protect against cancer. Besides cooking main dishes, ginger and lemon tea is also particularly beneficial.
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Is celery helpful in cancer?
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Celery also serves as a rich source of cancer fighting compounds such as pthalides, flavonoids and polyacetylenes. It also contains coumarins which enhances the activity of certain white blood cells and help keep the cancer cells at bay. Ways To Use: Prepare a chutney or a spread using a bunch of coriander leaves, 5 to 6 stalks of celery, half a bunch of mint, lime, ginger, garlic, salt, green chilly. Blend with a little water. Can use as a dip or as a spread for sandwiches.
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Are sunflower seeds good for cancer?
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Vitamin E is an important fat-soluble antioxidant that is required to be taken along with fat for better absorption by the body. Since sunflower seeds contain fatty acids, the Vitamin E is easily absorbed. Vitamin E and other antioxidants found in sunflower seeds prevent the cell from undergoing oxidative damage and repair cell membranes thereby cutting down the risk of cancer. Selenium present in the seeds also helps prevent breast cancer.
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Can milk thistle helps prevent cancer?
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Recent studies have shown that ‘silymarin’ is effective in checking the growth of cancer cells and also stifles the growing cancer cells in the human body. Silybin, a flavonoid found in milk thistle, protects the healthy cells from getting infected. Its antioxidizing nature helps the body counter the oxidative damage caused by free radicals.
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