cruciferous vegetables

Green vegetables vital for breast cancer patients


April 5th, 2012 - 12:58 am ICT by IANS
London, April 4 (IANS) Women diagnosed with breast cancer are more likely to survive if they eat up their greens, a study suggests.A Chinese study has found a link between ... Read more...

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Broccoli and brussels sprouts boost sunscreens’ cancer fighting abilities


April 27th, 2011 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 27 (ANI): Penn State College of Medicine researchers have revealed that a topical compound called ISC-4 found in cruciferous vegetables like broccoli and brussels sprouts may increase sunscreens' abilities to ... Read more...

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How broccoli fights cancer


January 27th, 2011 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 27 (ANI): Scientists have discovered how broccoli and its veggie cousins fight cancer.They found for the first time that certain substances in the vegetables appear to target and block a ... Read more...

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Vegetable intake linked to decreased breast cancer risk


October 13th, 2010 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 13 (ANI): Scientists have found that women with high vegetable intake are less likely to develop estrogen receptor-negative breast cancer than women with low vegetable intake.Investigators of the Boston University ... Read more...

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Eating broccoli could protect against arthritis


September 16th, 2010 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 16 (ANI): Scientists are launching a groundbreaking new project to investigate the benefits of broccoli in the fight against osteoarthritis.Initial laboratory research at University of East Anglia (UEA) has ... Read more...

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Here’s how to make a perfect bride on your big day


August 1st, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 1(ANI): Want to sizzle when you walk the aisle? A food and nutrition expert offers some easy tips to lose those crucial pounds before the wedding day.On CBS' "The Early ... Read more...

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Broccoli may help protect against asthma


March 3rd, 2009 - 12:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 3 (ANI): A naturally occurring compound found in broccoli and other cruciferous vegetables may help protect against respiratory inflammation that causes conditions like asthma, allergic rhinitis and chronic obstructive ... Read more...

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Broccoli, cabbage can help fight skin cancer


March 2nd, 2009 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 2 (ANI): A new study, conducted on mice, has found that compounds extracted from green vegetables like broccoli and cabbage could be a potent drug against melanoma, a type ... Read more...

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Vegetable-based drug can inhibit melanoma: US researchers


March 2nd, 2009 - 5:32 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 2 (Xinhua) Compounds extracted from green vegetables such as broccoli and cabbage could be a potent drug against melanoma, according to US cancer researchers. Tests on mice suggest that these ... Read more...

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Broccoli can dramatically cut breast cancer risk


January 2nd, 2009 - 11:19 am ICT by ANI
London, Jan 2 (ANI): Eating broccoli can significantly reduce the risk of developing breast cancer, say researchers.The leafy vegetable along with other cruciferous vegetables, such as kale, cauliflower and cabbage, contains ... Read more...

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How broccoli, cauliflower, cabbage can help fight breast cancer


December 24th, 2008 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 24 (ANI): A new study has shown how eating cruciferous vegetables, such as broccoli, cauliflower, and cabbage, can help prevent breast cancer.While it has been known for some time ... Read more...

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Scientists show how cauliflower, cabbage combat breast cancer


December 24th, 2008 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 24 (IANS) Eating vegetables like cauliflower and cabbage are known to prevent breast cancer. But the mechanism by which the active substances in these vegetables inhibit cancer cell proliferation was ... Read more...

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Broccoli may cut lung cancer risk in smokers


November 19th, 2008 - 12:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 19 (ANI): Eating broccoli and similar veggies can reduce a smokers risk of developing lung cancer, says a new study.The study has been presented at the American Association for ... Read more...

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Eat broccoli to keep prostate cancer at bay


July 2nd, 2008 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 2 (IANS) An unbelievably easy way of keeping prostrate cancer at bay is to eat broccoli every week, according to the latest research. An Institute of Food Research group, based ... Read more...

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Eating broccoli can reduce prostate cancer risk


July 2nd, 2008 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 2 (ANI): Eating a broccoli-rich diet can reduce the risk of deadly prostate cancer, according to researchers.Whats more, the consumption of one or more portions of the green veggie ... Read more...

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Eating broccoli may help give the aging immune system a boost


March 7th, 2008 - 12:26 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Mar 7 (ANI): If you want to stay healthy as you grow older, then dont make a face when it comes to eating broccoli, for researchers at the University of California ... Read more...

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Eat broccoli to halve bladder cancer chance


February 29th, 2008 - 12:38 am ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 28 (IANS) The concentrated extract of dried broccoli sprouts cuts down the development of bladder tumours by more than half, according to a new study. The findings, published in the ... Read more...

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Too many burgers and fries can raise metabolic syndrome risk


January 23rd, 2008 - 12:57 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 23 (ANI): Too much meat, fried foods and diet soda increases the risk of developing metabolic syndrome, according to a new study.Metabolic syndrome is a cluster of cardiovascular disease and ... Read more...

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Eating broccoli may keep genetic skin disorder at bay


December 3rd, 2007 - 11:52 am ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 3 (ANI): Eating broccoli is a very good idea for people suffering from a devastating genetic skin disorder, say researchers at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore, ... Read more...

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