There is an increasing amount of information about probiotics and the human microbiome in both the scientific and public media. If you visit your neighborhood supermarket pharmacy aisle you will likely see a dizzying array of probiotics. Let’s start by defining
Vitamins, micronutrients and antioxidants. With increasing frequency, we commonly hear and read about these words. We are told that they are good for us, necessary for optimal health, and can be obtained through diet or supplementation. These terms often cause con
The Colon Vitamin contains ingredients shown in scientific studies to promote colon health. These active ingredients are discussed in prior blog posts and include calcium, vitamin D, beta carotene, vitamin B2, vitamin B6, folate, selenium, and curcumin. There are
Obesity and lack of physical activity are undisputed risk factors for colon cancer.
Obesity appears to be a source of chronic inflammation in the body and this adversely affects multiple organ systems and contributes to the formation of cancer.
Curcumin, pronounced 'Kur kyoo min', is an herbal ingredient derived from the superfood turmeric, which is a member of the ginger family. Turmeric is a common food flavoring and coloring agent in Asian cooking.
Low Rates of Colon Cancer in India
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