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12 Amazing Health Benefits of Hemp Seeds & 6 Recipes

12 Amazing Health Benefits of Hemp Seeds & 6 recipes

If you aren’t enjoying hemp seeds as a regular part of your diet, you might want to give them a try. These tiny seed have a wonderful creamy, nutty taste and are extremely versatile. They can be enjoyed in cereals, granola, salad dressings, desserts and make a wonderful dairy free milk.

Citrus Fruits Fight Ulcers, Stomach Cancer

Citrus Fruits Fight Ulcers, Stomach Cancer

Originally published at Heal Naturally

Multiple studies have now concluded that eating citrus fruits will help ulcers and reduce the risk of stomach cancer. 

Cloves Stop the Growth of Several Cancers In Preclinical Research

Cloves Stop the Growth of Several Cancers

 

You might like the spicy taste of cloves in your meal. But cloves have a deeper side: Preclinical research reveals their ability to halt the growth of a number of types of cancers.

So you like the taste of cloves as a spice? Turns out that cloves run deeper than taste.

Quite simply, cloves are dried flower buds from a plant scientifically called Syzygium aromaticum L.

Eat More Nuts to Lower Cancer Risks

Eat More Nuts to Lower Cancer Risks

The medical industry is losing the cancer battle. Arm yourself with cancer-fighting nuts. 

Despite a decades-long, multi-billion dollar war on cancer, the global burden of this deadly disease is expected to rise 50% in just the next five years.[i] A handful of nuts a day could help protect you.

Mushroom Lowers PSA in Prostate Cancer Men

Mushroom Lowers PSA in Prostate Cancer Men

Mushrooms add a nice flavor along with nutrients to any dish. Now a phase I clinical study has found that a certain mushroom will reduce PSA levels in men who've had prostate cancer.

If you are a man, there is a good chance you could get diagnosed with prostate cancer at some point. About one in seven men will be diagnosed with cancer during his lifetime.

The American Cancer Society estimates there were 220,800 new cases of prostate cancer in the U.S. during 2015. And about 27,540 men died from prostate cancer in 2015.

Nuts Drop Risks of Pancreatic Cancer, Diabetes, Heart Disease

Nuts Drop Risks of Pancreatic Cancer, Diabetes, Heart Disease

Adding to the many benefits of nuts including reducing heart disease, researchers from Harvard Medical School have determined that increasing our intake of nuts decreases our risk of diabetes and pancreatic cancer.

The researchers followed 75,680 women from the Nurses' Health Study – started in 1976 and expanded in 1989. The researchers measured nut consumption among the subjects and updated it every two to four years.

Those who ate at least one ounce of nuts twice a week had a 35% lower incidence of pancreatic cancer and a 32% lower incidence of diabetes.

Top 10 Reasons to Eat Your Cruciferous Veggies

10 Reasons to Eat Your Cruciferous Vegetables

Top 10 Reasons to Eat Your Cruciferous Veggies

Everyone knows that eating vegetables has profound health benefits. But, like all foods, not all vegetables are created the same. Some are better than others in terms of nutritional content, and overall contribution to vibrant health. If you look more closely at their phytochemical [plant-based chemical] content, or the growing amount of research into their specific effects on the body and disease, a few vegetables appear to be downright “miracle” foods!

Watercress Blocks Cancer and DNA Damage

Watercress Blocks Cancer and DNA Damage

Originally published at Heal Naturally

Increasing evidence is finding that watercress inhibits the development of cancer in the body. As the research has matured, active anticancer compounds in watercress are getting more attention among researchers.