Tag Archives: Cancer

Anti Cancer Properties of Plant Flavonoid Luteolin

Luteolin is a flavonoid which is found in abundance in celery and in lesser amounts in other vegetables and fruits. The flavonoid has been revealed in a laboratory environment of having anti-oxidant, anti-inflammatory and anti-cancer properties but outcomes from epidemiological research have been less positive.[1] Research now reveals that luteolin has the ability to restrict… Read More »

Fix for bowel cancer detection delays

The wait time for follow-up colonoscopies in bowel cancer detection has been labelled the “Achilles heel of the screening process”, according to the head of Bowel Cancer Australia The organisation is calling on federal, state and territory governments to commit to a national guarantee. The Colonoscopy Wait-time and Performance Guarantee would ensure a maximum wait… Read More »