Apple (with the Skin) Keeps Cancer Away

DESCRIPTION: Apple peels appear to upregulate the tumor suppressor gene maspin and have strong antiproliferative effects on breast and prostate cancer cell growth in vitro.

Many folks peel conventional apples in the hopes of removing pesticides, unaware that many pesticides are lipophilic traveling deep within the apple. This is another reason to buy organic!

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Why The Apple Is One Of The World’s Most Healing Superfoods

This commonly overlooked superfood protects the body from nuclear fallout, kills a wide range of cancers, and keeps the arteries unclogged — to name but a few, experimentally confirmed ways in which the apple awakens your inner physician.

An Apple A Day Still Keeping The Doctor Away

Old adages usually survive because they’re based on common experience. Everyone has heard the old saying, “an apple a day keeps the doctor away.” At least one clinical study has found that this may prove out scientifically, at least for menopausal women.

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