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phytochemical

[fie-toe-KEM-ih-kul] substance made by plants that may produce health benefits when eaten or ingested; for example, antioxidants. See also antioxidants.

Phytochemicals

... interest in phytochemical supplements. Some laboratory studies in cell cultures
and animals have shown that certain phytochemicals have some ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/herbsvitaminsandminerals/phytochemicals

Quercetin

Quercetin is a type of plant-based chemical, or phytochemical,
known as a flavonoid (see also Phytochemicals). ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/dietandnutrition/quercetin

Diet and Nutrition

... Quercetin. Quercetin is a type of plant-based chemical, or phytochemical, known
as a flavonoid (see also Phytochemicals). Sea Vegetables. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/dietandnutrition/index

Vitamin C

... of fruits and vegetables in preventing cancer is due to a combination of many
things such as vitamins, fiber, and other phytochemicals and not to ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/002529-pdf.pdf

American Cancer Society Guidelines on Nutrition and ...

... Antioxidants include vitamin C, vitamin E, carotenoids (such as beta-carotene
and vitamin A), and many other phytochemicals (chemicals from ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/002577-pdf.pdf

Will a vitamin a day keep cancer away?

... Toward the end of the last century, scientists observed that people with healthy
diets, and with higher levels of certain phytochemicals ("phyto" for ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/expertvoices/post/2011/08/16/will-a-vitamin-a-day-keep-cancer-away.aspx

August 2011

... Toward the end of the last century, scientists observed that people with healthy
diets, and with higher levels of certain phytochemicals ("phyto" for ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/expertvoices/2011/08/default.aspx