Functional Foods in Cancer Prevention and Therapy

Functional Foods in Cancer Prevention and Therapy presents the wide range of functional foods associated with the prevention and treatment of cancer. In recent decades, researchers have made progress in our understanding of the association between functional food and cancer, especially as it relates to cancer treatment and prevention. Specifically, substantial evidence from epidemiological, clinical and laboratory studies show that various food components may alter cancer risk, the prognosis after cancer onset, and the quality of life after cancer treatment. The book documents the therapeutic roles of well-known functional foods and explains their role in cancer therapy. The book presents complex cancer patterns and evidence of the effective ways to control cancers with the use of functional foods. This book will serve as informative reference for researchers focused on the role of food in cancer prevention and physicians and clinicians involved in cancer treatment. Discusses the role of functional foods in cancer therapy Presents research-based evidence of the role of herbs and bioactive foods in cancer treatment and prevention Provides the most current, concise, scientific information regarding the efficacy of functional foods in preventing cancer and improving the quality of life Explores antioxidants, phytochemicals, nutraceuticals, herbal medicine and supplements in relation to cancer prevention and treatment Contains a clinical approach to the use of functional foods to prevent and treat cancer Emphasizes the role and mechanism of functional foods, including the characterization of active compounds on cancer prevention and treatment

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  • Author : Yearul Kabir
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Pages : 522 pages
  • ISBN : 0128165383
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Functional Foods in Cancer Prevention and Therapy

Functional Foods in Cancer Prevention and Therapy
  • Author : Yearul Kabir
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 22 March 2020
GET THIS BOOKFunctional Foods in Cancer Prevention and Therapy

Functional Foods in Cancer Prevention and Therapy presents the wide range of functional foods associated with the prevention and treatment of cancer. In recent decades, researchers have made progress in our understanding of the association between functional food and cancer, especially as it relates to cancer treatment and prevention. Specifically, substantial evidence from epidemiological, clinical and laboratory studies show that various food components may alter cancer risk, the prognosis after cancer onset, and the quality of life after cancer treatment.

Functional Foods and Nutraceuticals in Cancer Prevention

Functional Foods and Nutraceuticals in Cancer Prevention
  • Author : Ronald Ross Watson
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 28 February 2008
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Cancer is a leading cause of death among adults but research shows that the chances of developing cancer can be reduced by lifestyle changes. Increasing numbers of people use dietary vegetables, medicinal herbs, and plant extracts to prevent or treat cancer. Their availability as "over the counter" supplements has contributed to an explosion in the use of herbal extracts and related compounds for health enhancement. This vital resource brings together the worlds leading experts’ research, their conclusions and recommendations on

Bioactive Foods and Extracts

Bioactive Foods and Extracts
  • Author : Ronald Ross Watson,Victor R. Preedy
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 11 November 2010
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Though there is considerable historical and anecdotal record for the use and efficacy of the cancer preventative properties of vegetables, fruits, and herbs, modern healthcare professionals require scientific evidence and verifiable results to make defensible decisions on the benefits, risks, and value of botanicals and their extracts in the prevention and treatment of cancers. Presenting research-based evidence of the role of herbs and bioactive foods in the prevention and treatment of cancer, Bioactive Foods and Extracts: Cancer Treatment and Prevention

Nutraceutical and Functional Foods in Disease Prevention

Nutraceutical and Functional Foods in Disease Prevention
  • Author : Keservani, Raj K.,Sharma, Anil K.,Kesharwani, Rajesh K.
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 13 July 2018
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Current research on health, nutrition, and preventative care will always be in demand. As the battles against ailments such as diabetes and heart disease continue, medical professionals are seeking to create a healthier society through nutrition and dietary-based tactics. Nutraceutical and Functional Foods in Disease Prevention is a comprehensive publication providing current research on the dynamic fields of pharmaceutical and biomedical science in relation to nutrition. This book examines the interactions and associations between nutritive value and its therapeutic applications

Functional Foods, Nutraceuticals, and Degenerative Disease Prevention

Functional Foods, Nutraceuticals, and Degenerative Disease Prevention
  • Author : Gopinadhan Paliyath,Marica Bakovic,Kalidas Shetty
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 15 August 2011
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Functional Foods, Nutraceuticals and Degenerative Disease Prevention is a compilation of different segments of functional foods and nutraceuticals focusing on their mechanism of action in the human body leading to disease prevention. Numerous chapters deal with different functional foods in terms of their efficacy, highlighting the mechanism of action of their ingredients. The book focuses on the biochemistry and molecular biology of the disease prevention process rather than simply compiling the benefits of functional foods and nutraceuticals. Aimed primarily at

Oncological Functional Nutrition

Oncological Functional Nutrition
  • Author : Maira Rubi Segura Campos,Armando Manuel Martin Ortega
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 10 September 2021
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Oncological Functional Nutrition: Phytochemicals and Medicinal Plants presents the anticancer activities, metabolism, mechanism of action, doses, and sources of various phytochemicals and medicinal plants. Broken into five parts, this book addresses cancer epidemiology, molecular and therapeutic bases of cancer, macro and micronutrients in cancer prevention and treatment, phytochemicals in the cancer treatment, and medical plants as potential functional foods or resources for the obtention of metabolites with anticancer activity. Written for nutritionists, food scientists, health professionals, oncologists, endocrinologists, natural product

The Role of Functional Food Security in Global Health

The Role of Functional Food Security in Global Health
  • Author : Ronald Ross Watson,Ram B. Singh,Toru Takahashi
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 02 November 2018
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The Role of Functional Food Security in Global Health presents a collective approach to food security through the use of functional foods as a strategy to prevent under nutrition and related diseases. This approach reflects the views of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, the World Health Organization, the World Heart Federation and the American Heart Association who advise Mediterranean, Paleolithic, plant food based diets, and European vegetarian diets for the prevention of cardiovascular disease. In addition,

Advances in Nutraceutical Applications in Cancer: Recent Research Trends and Clinical Applications

Advances in Nutraceutical Applications in Cancer: Recent Research Trends and Clinical Applications
  • Author : Sheeba Varghese Gupta,Yashwant V Pathak
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 23 October 2019
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Dietary supplements and nutraceuticals such as Vitamin A and D, Omega-3 and probiotics are used as part of the cancer treatment as complimenting the main therapy. Several Nutraceuticals have shown to boost the immune responses, while emerging clinical studies and other research suggests that some plant-based agents may, indeed, impact late-stage cancer, influencing molecular processes corrupted by tumor cells to evade detection, expand clonally, and invade surrounding tissues. Advances in Nutraceutical Applications in Cancer: Recent Research Trends and Clinical Applications

Nutraceuticals and Functional Foods in Human Health and Disease Prevention

Nutraceuticals and Functional Foods in Human Health and Disease Prevention
  • Author : Debasis Bagchi,Harry G. Preuss,Anand Swaroop
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 15 October 2015
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Functional foods and nutraceuticals, dietary supplements, and natural antioxidants have established their potential roles in the protection of human health against disease. Nutraceuticals and Functional Foods in Human Health and Disease Prevention examines the benefits, efficacy, and success of properly designed nutraceuticals and functional foods in human health and their possible application in disease prevention. The book demonstrates diverse disease pathophysiology and how nutraceuticals and functional food can be used to combat and prevent disease. The book discusses global food

Natural Products in Cancer Prevention and Therapy

Natural Products in Cancer Prevention and Therapy
  • Author : John M. Pezzuto,Nanjoo Suh
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 04 January 2013
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Chemoprevention of Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma with Berries, by Gary D. Stoner and Li-Shu Wang Cancer Prevention by Different Forms of Tocopherols, by Chung S. Yang and Nanjoo Suh Cancer Chemopreventive and Therapeutic Potential of Guggulsterone, by Inas Almazari and Young-Joon Surh Inhibition of UVB-Induced Nonmelanoma Skin Cancer: A Path from Tea to Caffeine to Exercise to Decreased Tissue Fat, by Allan H. Conney, You-Rong Lou, Paul Nghiem, Jamie J. Bernard, George C. Wagner and Yao-Ping Lu Cancer Chemoprevention and

Functional Food Components in Health and Disease

Functional Food Components in Health and Disease
  • Author : Edited by Danik Martirosyan,Garth Nicolson,DANIK M. MARTIROSYAN, .
  • Publisher : CreateSpace
  • Release : 01 July 2011
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The 9th International Conference "Functional Food Components in Health and Disease" at the University of San Diego, in California was held with great success continuously since 2004. This conference reviewed functional food components for the prevention and management of chronic diseases from a multidisciplinary perspective. The forever growing field of functional foods for chronic diseases brings together research scientists, medical doctors, food manufacturers and consumers who are committed to the present day major health issues to discuss the contribution of functional

Nutraceuticals and Cancer

Nutraceuticals and Cancer
  • Author : Fazlul H. Sarkar
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 22 November 2011
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This book is about Nutraceuticals in cancer therapy, specifically targeted and Adjuvant therapy. It shows several approaches for possibly reducing systemic toxicity. This book illustrates the role of several dietary agents, collectively called nutraceuticals or natural agents in the prevention and/or treatment of human malignancies known to be mediated through alterations in multiple molecular targets. This book contains sixteen chapters which begin with historical perspective on the value of natural agents in the prevention of human malignancies followed by

Functional Foods, Ageing and Degenerative Disease

Functional Foods, Ageing and Degenerative Disease
  • Author : C Remacle,B Reusens
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 09 June 2004
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Degenerative diseases linked to ageing populations are a growing problem for the developed world. Edited by two authorities, this important collection reviews the role of functional foods in helping to prevent a number of such degenerative conditions, from osteoporosis and obesity to immune system disorders and cancer. The book begins with a number of introductory chapters which discuss the regulation of functional foods in the EU, the role of diet generally in preventing degenerative disease. Part one then examines bone

Bioactive Compounds and Functional Foods in Health and Disease

Bioactive Compounds and Functional Foods in Health and Disease
  • Author : Danik M. Martirosyan,Giulio Pasinetti,Francesco Marotta
  • Publisher : CreateSpace
  • Release : 01 February 2012
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The 10th International Conference "Functional Food Compounds in Health and Disease” at the University of California, Santa Barbara in California was held with great success continuously since 2004. This conference reviewed functional food components for the prevention and management of chronic diseases from a multidisciplinary perspective. The forever growing field of functional foods for chronic diseases brings together research scientists, medical doctors, food manufacturers and consumers who are committed to the present day major health issues to discuss the contribution of

Functional Foods for Chronic Diseases

Functional Foods for Chronic Diseases
  • Author : Danik M. Martirosyan
  • Publisher : D&A Inc.
  • Release : 01 July 2006
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Chronic diseases sych as cardiovascular, cancer, diabetes and obesity are a global epidemic in various developed countries and there is an unprecedented level of interest in this area of research. This book represents a collection of selected reviews on modern approaches in herbal remedies, food additives, and non-traditional plants. The contribution of varios scientists from different parts of the world, including participants in an international conference entitled, "Functional Foods for the Prevention and Treatment of Chronic Diseases," compose this book.