Higher Vitamin D Levels Reduce Cancer Death Rates up to 52%

The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism published a meticulous analysis of past trials showing that patients with colorectal cancer, breast cancer, and lymphoma experienced a significantly reduced risk of mortality with higher serum vitamin D levels at diagnosis compared to those with low levels.*

Researchers selected 25 studies involving 17,332 cases of cancer […]

Vit D and weight loss

Postmenopausal Women: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Catherine Duggan1,*, Jean de Dieu Tapsoba1, Caitlin Mason1, Ikuyo Imayama1, Larissa Korde1,2, Ching-Yun Wang1,2, and Anne McTiernan1,2

+Author Affiliations

1Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington. 2University of Washington, Seattle, Washington. ?*Corresponding Author: Catherine Duggan, Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 […]

Sunlight Holds Key To Killing Breast Cancer

Published on GreenMedInfo (http://www.greenmedinfo.com) Sunlight Holds Key To Killing Breast Cancer Posted on:

Thursday, January 1st 2015 at 12:15 pm

Written By:

Sayer Ji, Founder [3]

A new study finds vitamin D — the ‘sunlight vitamin’ — strikes to the very heart of breast cancer malignancy.

Breast cancer is […]

Finally: Missing link between vitamin D, prostate cancer

Featured Research from universities, journals, and other organizations Finally: Missing link between vitamin D, prostate cancer Date: October 22, 2014 Source: University of Colorado Denver Summary: A new study offers compelling evidence that inflammation may be the link between vitamin D and prostate cancer. Specifically, the study shows that the gene GDF-15, known […]

Millions Wrongly Treated for ‘Cancer,’ National Cancer Institute Panel Confirms

Over diagnosis and Over treatment in Cancer An Opportunity for Improvement

 

Laura J. Esserman, MD, MBA1; Ian M. Thompson, Jr, MD2; Brian Reid, MD, PhD3

 

JAMA. 2013;310(8):797-798. doi:10.1001/jama.2013.108415

Over the past 30 years, awareness and screening have led to an emphasis on early diagnosis of cancer. Although the goals of these efforts were […]

Cherries a superfood?

 

Originally published July 11 2013

Cherries a superfood? Research confirms this well-known fruit tackles cancer, insomnia, high blood pressure and gout

by Carolanne Wright

(NaturalNews) For those of you who love cherries, this ruby sweet fruit is much more than a tasty summer treat. Shown to combat cancer, improve sleep, balance blood pressure […]

Vitamin D as possible breast cancer treatment

24 January 2013

A study published this last week in the Journal of Cell Biology reports that researchers have uncovered a molecular pathway that contributes to triple-negative breast cancer, a deadly and treatment resistant form of cancer that often occurs in young women. And more yet, vitamin D might be involved in this molecular pathway. […]

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Calcium and Vitamin D Intake and Risk for Breast Cancer

Journal Watch General Medicine June 14, 2007

Calcium and Vitamin D Intake and Risk for Breast Cancer

Jamaluddin Moloo, MD, MPH

Journal Watch. 2007;6(6) ©2007 Massachusetts Medical Society

Posted 07/13/2007

Higher calcium and vitamin D intake showed modest benefit in premenopausal women. Summary

Animal experiments and observational human studies suggest that calcium and vitamin D […]

Vitamin D Reduces Cancer Risk

Study Shows Risks of Several Types of Cancer Cut in Older Women By TIMBERLY ROSS AND JEFF DONN, AP

OMAHA, Neb. – Building hope for one pill to prevent many cancers, vitamin D cut the risk of several types of cancer by 60 percent overall for older women in the most rigorous study yet.

The […]