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Fighting Cancer with Graviola

The medicinal properties of graviola has been recognized since the ancient days. There has been extensive research done in modern times which shows that graviola is a cancer alternative remedy. And they continue to explore the hidden healing power of this plant.

The active compounds and chemical in the graviola plant were shown to have anti-tumor properties which are selective against tumor cells. Other properties found in graviola include anticancerous, antitumorous, and antiviral properties.

With graviola, enzyme processes in cancerous cells are inhibited by its natural compounds. Their toxicity is only for cancerous cells and not in health cells. IN other studies, graviola stem and leaves have shown their active toxic effects against cancer cells. The selective toxic effect is exhibited by the natural compounds in graviola against different cancer cell lines including lung, prostate, breast tumor, liver cancer, pancreatic, colon and breast cell lines. Very low dosages exhibited high toxicity particularly to ovarian, breast, cervical, bladder, and skin cancer cell lines.

Other activites of graviola compounds include antiparasitic, insecticidal, and antimicrobial activities. The antioxidant potential of graviola leaves makes it an effective scavenger of free radicals.

Nutritional and antioxidant deficiencies result in a compromised immune system which are very much related to the presence of cancer today. Cells in the body mutate to cancer cells if the immune system is not able to fight off free radicals that cause these. Radiation or chemotherapy treatment may slow down cancer and allow remission, but the cancer is not eliminated and so it is not cured.

You might be wondering why mainstream medical establishments have not accepted the finding on graviola plant as a more effective treatment for cancer. It can be profit motivated since natural medicines are far less costly than chemotherapy. Evidence has also been suppressed … Read More..

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