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curcumin and radiotherapy treatment

Curcumin Enhances Radiotherapy Treatment

Going Through Radiotherapy For Breast Cancer?  Better Take Curcumin! If you are currently going through radiotherapy for breast cancer, you would be well advised to include curcumin in your daily supplement regime.  I’ll share why in a moment. First, however, a little rant.  I am frequently told by women going through breast cancer that when […]

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Curcumin May Help Prostate Cancer Patients

Curcumin May Help Urinary Function In Prostate Cancer Patients Could the spice curcumin (derived from turmeric) actually help control the side effects of radiation treatment in prostate cancer patients? A trial recently discussed in the Journal of Cancer Science & Therapeutics draws that link, particularly in assisting urinary function and frequency. Radiation is commonly used […]

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Curcumin Curbed Radiation Rashes

Curcumin Curbed Breast-Radiation Rashes

Turmeric’s Orange Pigment Cut Painful, Itchy Dermatitis On Women’s Irradiated Breasts Radiation or “radiotherapy” is a common treatment for breast cancer. Fortunately, radiation treatment of one breast does not appear to raise the risk of developing cancer in the other breast. But breast radiation often causes dermatitis … the painful, irritating rashes that afflict most radiotherapy […]

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