Nutrients

Pancreatic Cancer

The National Pancreas Foundation says: Pancreatic cancer is currently the fourth leading cause of cancer deaths in the United States. One of the major challenges is that the condition often goes undetected for a long period of time, and by the time symptoms occur, cancer cells are likely to have spread (metastasized) to other parts …

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Turmeric

Turmeric

The potential beneficial effects of turmeric are widely publicised. The culinary powder is from the ground-up root of the plant, a relative of ginger, and has always been widely used in Asian cooking. But why the hype now about its health benefits, when at least according to Wikipedia “there is no high-quality clinical evidence for …

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Vitamin B12

Vitamin B12

Wikipedia (abbreviated): Vitamin B12 is a water-soluble vitamin involved in the metabolism of every cell of the human body. It is particularly important in the normal functioning of the nervous system and in the maturation of developing red blood cells in the bone marrow. Most omnivorous people in developed countries obtain enough vitamin B12 from …

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