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Benefits of bitter gourd to prevent cancer

Bitter gourd (momordica charantia) or also known as bitter gourd comes from the state of Kerala, South India. Vegetables that are still a relative with cucumber and zucchini have often been used to treat many health problems. Pare is known as a natural remedy to fight diabetes.

Experts from the University of Saint Louis in Missouri made an interesting discovery regarding bitter gourd. In experiments on mice, bitter gourd extract appeared to be effective in preventing cancer tumors from growing and spreading. The researchers report their findings in a study paper that now appears in the journal Cell Communication and Signaling.

Researchers are also looking for the efficacy of these plants as medicine. They wondered whether bitter gourd, a traditional remedy for diabetes, could also protect against cancer. As a result, the researchers conducted trials in a preliminary study using bitter gourd extract on various types of cancer cells, including … Read the rest

Regularly Consuming Ginger? Here are the Benefits

Ginger is a plant originating from Southeast Asia, of course as an Indonesian it is fairly easy to get it. It is also mentioned that ginger is one of the healthiest spices in the world so many people outside of Asia want it either in powder form or whole. Not a few people who import preparations from this plant because of high demand.

However, what is the specialty of the benefits of ginger on the body? There is interesting evidence that we can see about the benefits of ginger. According to the journal in the US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health – regarding the efficacy of ginger, it turns out that ginger has the potential to treat a number of diseases including degenerative disorders (arthritis and rheumatism).

Not only that, according to the journal above, ginger can also overcome digestive problems (constipation and ulcers), cardiovascular disorders (atherosclerosis … Read the rest