Carbohydrate Restriction May Slow Prostate Tumor Growth

ScienceDaily (May 26, 2009) — Restricting carbohydrates, regardless of weight loss, appears to slow the growth of prostate tumors, according to an animal study being published this week by researchers in the Duke Prostate Center.”Previous work here and elsewhere has shown that a diet light in carbohydrates could slow tumor growth, but the animals in […]

Steroid Hormones Explained

Glossary Estrogens ESTRONE E1 ESTRADIOL E2 ESTRIOL E3 PROGESTERONE TESTOSTERONE CORTISOL MELATONIN DHEAS Estrogens Estrogens are a group of Female Sexual Steroid Hormones produced in the Ovaries and (to a lesser extent in males) the Testes. Estrogens raise HDL Cholesterol levels and lower LDL Cholesterol levels. Estrogens improve Blood Circulation to the Brain (and thereby […]

Being Obese Accelerates Growth of Cancers

  by David Gutierrez (NaturalNews) Obesity increases the risk of a large number of cancers, in some cases by more than 50 percent, according to a study conducted by researchers at the University of Manchester and published in the journal Lancet. The new study was designed as a follow-up to an October report by the […]