More and more people today suffer from some form of cancer. Medicine is quite advanced in this field and surgery continues to be majority decision (which is sometimes the only way) and chemotherapy, which damages healthy cells and is detrimental to the whole body.
100 years ago cancer was much rarer than it is today. Use of chemicals, processed foods, refined sugar and fast lifestyle have made to malignancy become far more common. So most doctors advise a return to a healthy lifestyle in order to best prevention. In nature there are many plants that are great fighters against cancer, even when the disease appears. Cancer is a progressive disease, it is important to detect it in time, in the initial stages. If has not metastasized, the chances for cure are much higher.
Everyone knows about cannabis sativa and cannabis oil, which is believed to be most powerful natural cure for cancer treatment and one of most effective, in these article we present other also useful herbs and plants which are good against cancer.
Curcumin, probably one of the most powerful antioxidants in turmeric has many health benefits. This Indian spice is already so well known anti-cancer herb that in some American hospitals used in the treatment of polyps and colon cancer. A recent study in Munich showed that it also prevents the formation of metastases. Turmeric exerts anti-inflammatory and antioxidant effects, preventing TNF-alpha (obtains necrosis factor) and inhibiting oxidative stress. Therefore, turmeric is on the list of the most powerful plants in the fight against cancer.
Sweet wormwood (Artemisia annua)
Life magazine Science published the interesting results of scientific research according to which the derivative of the sweet wormwood along with iron is able to destroy 98% of breast cancer cells within just 1 day. Such a high percentage according to the interpretation that kills malignant cells almost completely. If the sweet wormwood is used alone it reduces breast cancer cells by 28%. So some companies began to announce the beginning of serious production of artemisinin, which is used in China for thousands of years as an effective tool for the treatment of malaria.
Green tea health benefits due to its flavonoids called catechins. They are particularly important epigallocatechin-3-O-gallate (EGCG). South Korean researchers found that EGCG blocks TNF naturally by binding cell smooth muscle tissue.
Dandelion (Tarxacum officinale)
Dandelion contains vitamins A, B2, C, D and G, and the minerals potassium, sodium, calcium, phosphorus and iron. As a powerful diuretic, it is beneficial for the kidneys and urinary organs. In addition to what has diuretic properties, stimulates the formation of bile, cleanses the liver, helps with allergies and reduces cholesterol. Flowers and dandelion leaves are rich in medicinal substances, however, dandelion root contains powerful active ingredients. Tea from the roots of dandelion makes cancer cells rapidly decompose (in only 48 hours). Like most treatments based on plants in natural treatments, also in this case, healthy cells remain intact.
Astragalus / Milkvetch (Astragalus membranaceus)
Useful plant against cancer. It is a medicinal plant for centuries back, and as a herbal tonic is used in traditional Chinese medicine. More than 40 saponins, flavonoids, polysaccharides, glycosides, amino acids, fatty acids, minerals and polyphenols are just some of its many active components. Many studies conducted on humans confirm that Astragalus stimulates the immune system, which plays an important role in the fight against cancer. In addition, this plant is characterized by the anti-tumor properties, to prevent the spread of cancer metastasis.