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Pharmacokinetics of Curcumin Conjugate Metabolites in Healthy Human Subjects
Background: Curcumin is a polyphenol, found in the spice turmeric, that has promising anticancer properties, but previous studies suggest that absorption of curcumin may be limited. Methods: ThisExpand
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Combining weight-loss counseling with the weight watchers plan for obese breast cancer survivors.
OBJECTIVE The objective was to develop effective weight-loss methods for women who have had breast cancer, because obesity may result in an adverse prognosis. RESEARCH METHODS AND PROCEDURES ThisExpand
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The Mothers, Omega-3, and Mental Health Study: a double-blind, randomized controlled trial.
OBJECTIVES Maternal deficiency of the omega-3 fatty acid, docosahexaenoic acid (DHA), has been associated with perinatal depression, but there is evidence that supplementation with eicosapentaenoicExpand
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A pilot trial of spirituality counseling for weight loss maintenance in African American breast cancer survivors.
A continuing challenge in weight loss treatment is attaining maintenance of weight loss. The goal of this study was to develop a counseling method that would assist African American breast cancerExpand
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Phase II randomized clinical trial of lycopene supplementation before radical prostatectomy.
An inverse association has been observed between dietary intake of lycopene and the risk of prostate cancer. We investigated the effects of lycopene supplementation in patients with prostate cancer.Expand
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Pharmacokinetics of 6-Gingerol, 8-Gingerol, 10-Gingerol, and 6-Shogaol and Conjugate Metabolites in Healthy Human Subjects
Background: Ginger shows promising anticancer properties. No research has examined the pharmacokinetics of the ginger constituents 6-gingerol, 8-gingerol, 10-gingerol, and 6-shogaol in humans. WeExpand
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Soy Isoflavones in the Treatment of Prostate Cancer
Epidemiological studies suggest an inverse association between soy intake and prostate cancer (Pca) risk. We have previously observed that soy isoflavone genistein induces apoptosis and inhibitsExpand
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Effect of soy isoflavone supplementation on markers of oxidative stress in men and women.
Dietary intake of soy has been linked with decreased cancer risk, and the active compounds in soy that have been identified include the isoflavones genistein and daidzein. Since these compounds haveExpand
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Inhibition of the prostaglandin-degrading enzyme 15-PGDH potentiates tissue regeneration
A shot in the arm for damaged tissue Tissue damage can be caused by injury, disease, and even certain medical treatments. There is great interest in identifying drugs that accelerate tissueExpand
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Biomarkers of Psychological Stress in Health Disparities Research.
Psychological stress can contribute to health disparities in populations that are confronted with the recurring stress of everyday life. A number of biomarkers have been shown to be affected byExpand
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