Navigation Links
Women advised to avoid ZEN bust-enhancing supplements because of possible cancer risk
Date:12/8/2011

ncreased ZEN levels in their serum.

"In fact the European Union has banned using ZEN to fatten up cattle, a technique used in the USA since 1969, because of its links with precocious puberty" says Professor Fentiman.

"Recently it has been suggested that some ZEN derivatives can increase the growth of hormone-dependent breast tumours. It has also been reported that, depending on the dose, ZEN can either promote or prevent breast cancer. So the jury on whether its links with breast cancer are positive or negative is well and truly out at this stage."

The authors drew a number of conclusions from their review:

  • There is a lack of information on the human metabolism of ZEN and disagreement on the mechanisms of ZEN oestrogenic action in human tissue.
  • The presence of this mycoestrogen in cereals, milk, and meat, and the possibility of ZEN involvement in the development of new breast tumours, warrant further investigation.
  • Future studies should investigate the effects of ZEN on the growth stimulation of hormone-dependent cancers and identify the key genes that promote hormone-dependent cancers.
  • ZEN promotes programmed cell death and reduces the proliferation of cancer cells when administered at certain doses.
  • Although ZEN is a common diet toxic mycoestrogen, the potential risk to human health appears to only occur when it is absorbed in concrete concentrations or over a long period of time.
  • A molecular biomarker of dietary exposure to ZEN and its derivatives will allow the detection and control of harmful food intake.
  • The interaction of ZEN with anti-oestrogens and anticancer agents and antioxidants requires further investigation.

'/>"/>
Contact: Annette Whibley
annette.wizard@gmail.com
Wiley-Blackwell
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Freshman womens binge drinking tied to sexual assault risk
2. Binge drinking by freshman women tied to sexual assault risk, according to new research
3. Hispanic Women More Likely to Die of Breast Cancer
4. Stress reduction and mindful eating curb weight gain among overweight women
5. Being overweight not such a stigma for African American women
6. Rotating night shift work linked to increased risk of Type 2 diabetes in women
7. Rotating Shift Work May Boost Womens Diabetes Risk
8. Research With Worms May Shed Light on Womens Fertility
9. Advanced age should not deter women from breast reconstruction after cancer
10. LSUHSC research finds many women not receiving recommended breast cancer adjuvant treatment
11. Poorly contracting uterus in diabetic women increases risk of caesarean birth
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/14/2014)... Clearwater, Florida (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 ... Summer Open House event will be held at the ... Wednesday July 16th from 4-8pm. Wine and other refreshments ... advantage of retail discounts on beauty products ... skin treatment known as dermaplaning. , Dermaplaning (also ...
(Date:7/14/2014)... SUNDAY, July 13, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Along with ... people with Alzheimer,s disease and other types of dementia, ... their quality of life, the researchers said. "These ... variety of benefits for people with dementia and their ... Lerner, of Case Western Reserve University and University Hospitals ...
(Date:7/14/2014)... HealthDay Reporter SUNDAY, July ... a faltering sense of smell might signal the early ... smell test could spot who needs more extensive screening ... ability to identify odors was associated with the loss ... "We,re trying to be able to diagnose Alzheimer,s ...
(Date:7/14/2014)... -- Stress can slow a woman,s metabolism and lead to ... women, average age 53, who were asked about their stress ... included 930 calories and 60 grams of fat. The Ohio ... to burn off those calories and fat. On average, ... previous 24 hours burned 104 fewer calories in the seven ...
(Date:7/14/2014)... Norton HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, ... mentally stimulating games may have bigger brains and sharper thinking ... looked at the connection between playing games such as puzzles, ... their 50s and 60s. Researchers found that people who ... on tests of memory and other mental functions. And, based ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Botanica Day Spa to Feature Dermaplaning at Upcoming Open House 2Health News:Botanica Day Spa to Feature Dermaplaning at Upcoming Open House 3Health News:Cataract Surgery a Plus for Someone With Dementia, Study Says 2Health News:Could a Simple Smell Test Help Spot Alzheimer's Early? 2Health News:Could a Simple Smell Test Help Spot Alzheimer's Early? 3Health News:Stress May Leave You Heading to the Cookie Jar 2Health News:Can Games, Puzzles Keep Aging Minds Sharp? 2Health News:Can Games, Puzzles Keep Aging Minds Sharp? 3
... , WASHINGTON, Aug. 28 The Catholic Health Association ... goal of health coverage for all people in the United States. ... consideration. , , "Our message has always been ... of the association. "Health care must respect and protect human dignity ...
... psyllium seems to ease symptoms, study finds , FRIDAY, Aug. ... as irritable bowel syndrome may find relief by consuming ... and perhaps more bowel upset -- from bran, a new ... and irregular bowel habits, affects about one in 10 Americans. ...
... continues to grow and expand even in adulthood. Just ten years ... we no longer remember when we heard this word for the ... new words become just as familiar to us as words we ... Academy of Finland,s Neuroscience Research Programme (NEURO) is how the process ...
... new pandemic flu virus creates a surge of patients ... to protect health care workers given their important role ... impact. Respiratory Protection for Healthcare Workers in the Workplace ... the Institute of Medicine, recommends the best means to ...
... , , MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 28 ... loss contest where three big losers can enjoy big prizes, including ... makeover and a $500 shopping spree. , , ... than 30 years--and we,ve seen what a huge impact losing a ...
... Aug. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Hard to Treat Diseases (the "Company") ... the beginning of August, 2009, Mellow Hope transported another 46,000 ... third batch of this year. After the launch of Hepatitis ... market share keeps growing steadily for HTDS and the product ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Catholic Health Association Reaffirms Long-Standing Commitment to Reform Health Care But Waits to Endorse Any Specific Bill 2Health News:Soluble Fiber, But Not Bran, Soothes Irritable Bowel 2Health News:Familiar and newly learned words are processed by the same neural networks in the brain 2Health News:Now Three Big Losers Can Win Big With New OPTIFAST(R) Weight Loss Contest 2Health News:Hard To Treat Diseases (HTDS.PK) - 46,000 India Doses of Hepatitis A 2
(Date:7/14/2014)... 2014  Diomics, Inc., provider of X-Swab™, a ... United States Patent and Trademark Office has issued ... biologic sample collection materials, devices made from them, ... diagnostics. The primary method of ... of DNA from a number of commercially-available swabs ...
(Date:7/14/2014)... , July 14, 2014  Otonomy, Inc., a ... of innovative therapeutics for diseases and disorders of the ... publicly filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with ... a proposed initial public offering of shares of its ... sold in the offering will be offered by Otonomy. ...
(Date:7/14/2014)... -- Mylan Inc. (NASDAQ: MYL ) today announced that ... Abbott (NYSE: ABT ) whereby Mylan ... specialty and branded generics business ("the Assets") in an all-stock ... 105 million shares of the combined company worth approximately $5.3 ... July 11, 2014, representing an approximately 21% ownership stake. The ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Diomics Announces Issuance Of U.S. Patents For Novel Biologic Sample DNA Collection Materials For Use In Forensics And Diagnostics 2Otonomy Files Registration Statement for Proposed Initial Public Offering 2Mylan To Acquire Abbott's Non-U.S. Developed Markets Specialty And Branded Generics Business In An All-Stock Transaction 2Mylan To Acquire Abbott's Non-U.S. Developed Markets Specialty And Branded Generics Business In An All-Stock Transaction 3Mylan To Acquire Abbott's Non-U.S. Developed Markets Specialty And Branded Generics Business In An All-Stock Transaction 4Mylan To Acquire Abbott's Non-U.S. Developed Markets Specialty And Branded Generics Business In An All-Stock Transaction 5Mylan To Acquire Abbott's Non-U.S. Developed Markets Specialty And Branded Generics Business In An All-Stock Transaction 6Mylan To Acquire Abbott's Non-U.S. Developed Markets Specialty And Branded Generics Business In An All-Stock Transaction 7Mylan To Acquire Abbott's Non-U.S. Developed Markets Specialty And Branded Generics Business In An All-Stock Transaction 8Mylan To Acquire Abbott's Non-U.S. Developed Markets Specialty And Branded Generics Business In An All-Stock Transaction 9Mylan To Acquire Abbott's Non-U.S. Developed Markets Specialty And Branded Generics Business In An All-Stock Transaction 10Mylan To Acquire Abbott's Non-U.S. Developed Markets Specialty And Branded Generics Business In An All-Stock Transaction 11
... New England, many providers of durable medical equipment and services ... to the havoc created by Hurricane Irene.  Of particular concern ... for people who require a ventilator for breathing ... other lung diseases or chronic heart failure.   ...
... Pa., Sept. 2, 2011 VWR International, LLC, a ... today that it has acquired INTERNATIONAL P.B.I. S.p.A., based ... INTERNATIONAL P.B.I. is a leading supplier for laboratory equipment ... expertise in the microbiology field.  The Company represents several ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Hurricane Irene Spurs Emergency Home Medical Services for Patients 2Hurricane Irene Spurs Emergency Home Medical Services for Patients 3Hurricane Irene Spurs Emergency Home Medical Services for Patients 4VWR International, LLC Acquires INTERNATIONAL P.B.I. S.p.A. 2
Calculate accurate growth percentiles and Z scores using the latest CDC growth charts....
PDA-version of the leading portable drug reference....
PDA application containing all 7,000+ Physicians' Current Procedural Terminology codes developed by the American Medical Association....
More than 200 key diagnostic and treatment tables culled from Tierney's Current Medical Diagnostics and Treatment 2003....
Medicine Products: