colon cancer

Colon Cancer – Causes And Warning Signs

By Dr. Hardik Thakker, General Physician Colon cancer is a cancer that starts in the large intestine (colon). In most cases it begins as a non-malignant group of cells called polyps, which may turn cancerous over time. After the formation of the malignant tumors, the cancerous cells may spread to other parts of…

Curcumin In Turmeric Destroys Colon Cancer Cells: Study Confirms

A research team from the University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute in USA and Pondicherry University has shown that curcumin, a bioactive ingredient present in turmeric (Curcuma longa) can prevent and treat bowel cancer (colorectal cancer). Even though the anti-cancer properties of curcumin were not hidden from anyone, the mechanism with…