August 13, 2018

Some foods and parts of foods may increase cancer risk or help prevent cancer.

Researchers have studied how these types of food and parts of foods could affect cancer growth:

Plant-based foods. These include naturally-occurring chemicals called phytochemicals:

  • Carotenoids, found in red, orange, yellow, and some dark-green vegetables

  • Polyphenols, found in herbs, spices, vegetables, green tea, apples, and berries

  • Allium compounds, found in chives, garlic, leeks, and onions

To read the full article, click the photo below.




Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Please reload

Recent Posts
Please reload

Please reload



Your feedback is important. If this

is an urgent matter, please contact your clinic. For all other inquiries, please...


  • Facebook Social Icon
  • Twitter Social Icon
  • Instagram Social Icon
  • LinkedIn Social Icon
  • YouTube Social  Icon

The Oncology Consultants Overcoming Cancer

logo is a registered trademark.

Texas Medical Center
2130 W. Holcombe Blvd., 10th Fl.
Houston, TX 77030
Memorial City
925 Gessner Rd., Ste. 600
Houston, TX 77024
23960 Katy Freeway, Ste. 325
Katy, TX 77494
Sugar Land
17520 W Grand Pkwy S., Suite 460
Sugar Land, TX 77479
Greater Heights 
1631 North Loop West, Ste. 410
Houston, TX 77008
11920 Astoria Boulevard, Ste. 150
Houston, TX 77089
13215  Dotson Rd., Ste. 340
Houston, TX 77070
7789 Southwest Fwy, Ste. 460
Houston, TX 77074
1920 Country Pl. Pwy, Ste. 370
Pearland, TX 77584
Precision Cancer Center
10405 Katy Freeway, Ste. 150E
Houston, TX 77024