Study: Curcumin, a polyphenol in turmeric, can selectively targetcancer stem cells
|Study: Curcumin, a polyphenol in turmeric, can selectively targetcancer stem cells||Darrell Miller||05/02/19|
May 02, 2019 11:57 AM
Author: Darrell Miller (email@example.com)
Subject: Study: Curcumin, a polyphenol in turmeric, can selectively targetcancer stem cells
According to a study published in the journal Anticancer Research, curcumin can destroy stem cells that cause cancer. Turmeric is a plant that has been used in traditional Asian medicine to treat a variety of conditions. Curcumin, a polyphenol found in turmeric, is the source of turmeric's health benefits. Recent research suggests that curcumin can selectively target and destroy cancer stem cells. Cancer stem cells, which are resistant to chemotherapy and radiation, and can actually be spread by surgery, are the most lethal type of cancer cell.
- In health foods, there are common health foods and superfoods that stand head and shoulders above the rest and could be labeled miracle foods.
- Turmeric has been used for thousands of years in Chinese and ayurvedic medicine due to the presence of curcuminoids in it that has power antioxidant properties.
- Curcumin has several health benefits which include boosting brain power, lowering the risk of brain diseases, reducing the risk of heart disease, and preventing Alzheimer’s disease.
"One of the most well-known of these amazing foods is curcumin, the polyphenol that gives turmeric its beautiful, bright yellow color."
Read more: https://www.naturalnews.com/2019-03-14-curcumin-polyphenol-in-turmeric-can-selectively-target-cancer-stem-cells.html