Movember is here and there are people growing “the mo” everywhere to raise money for prostate cancer research. Prostate cancer is no longer a taboo subject and is on many people’s minds as November presses on.
Prevention continues to be the easiest and cheapest way to prevent this all-too-prevalent disease. Here is one of my contributions (more to come) on how to prevent prostate cancer using diet and lifestyle.
What Is A Molixir?
The Molixir is beverage specifically designed to support optimal prostate health. It combines herbs, superfoods, and supplements that have been scientifically validated as being prostate-protective.
The Molixir can be consumed daily as a meal replacement. It provides all of the essential nutrients in a highly absorbable form. It is an easy and tasty way to get a variety of ingredients into the body that directly supports prostate health.
- 1 Scoop Pumpkin seed protein powder (or any other)
- 2 tsp. Pumpkin seed oil
- ½ cup Pomegranate juice 1
- 1 cup Water
- 2 droppers Nettle root tincture 2
- 1 tsp. Turmeric 3
- ¼ tsp Match Green tea 4
- 2 drops Vitamin D (2000 iu) 5
- Pinch Celtic Sea Salt
- To taste Raw honey
- Koyama S, et al. Pomegranate extract induces apoptosis in human prostate cancer cells by modulation of the IGF-IGFBP axis. Growth Hormone and IGF Research. 2010;20:55. ↩
- Konrad L, Müller HH, Lenz C, Laubinger H, Aumüller G, Lichius JJ.Antiproliferative effect on human prostate cancer cells by a stinging nettle root (Urtica dioica) extract. Planta Med. 2000 Feb;66(1):44-7. ↩
- Hung CM, Su YH, Lin HY, Lin JN, Liu LC, Ho CT, Way TD. Demethoxycurcumin Modulates Prostate Cancer Cell Proliferation via AMPK-Induced Down-regulation of HSP70 and EGFR. J Agric Food Chem. 2012 Aug 16. ↩
- Khan N, Mukhtar H. Modulation of signaling pathways in prostate cancer by green tea polyphenols. Biochem Pharmacol. 2012 Oct 3. ↩
- Wang WL, Welsh J, Tenniswood M. 1,25-Dihydroxyvitamin D(3) modulates lipid metabolism in prostate cancer cells through miRNA mediated regulation of PPARA. J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol. 2012 Oct 8. ↩