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Nutritional Supplementation As A Treatment For Prostate Cancer

While prostate cancer is the second most common cancer among men, traditional treatments including cancer drugs, radiation, and surgery can have unpleasant side effects. Consequently, some men seek alternative remedies as part of their cancer treatment. Although researchers continue to study the role nutrition plays in the prevention and treatment of prostate cancer, there are several key nutrients that hold promise. Lycopene According to the American Cancer Institute, laboratory research indicates that lycopene -- an antioxidant nutrient found in tomatoes -- may help lower the risk of prostate cancer. Read More