One of the best supplements for the Pancreas that you can take, is Spirulina, said my Alternative Remedy Doctor. “Very good for Diabetes, Liver, Kidneys and Pancreas” he said.
The UK´s National Health Service (NHS) describe the symptoms for Pancreatitis which sound rather painful. Whilst I had not been diagnosed with Pancreatitis by my GP, I had noticed some symptoms described by the NHS, in particular, abdominal pain. I have been taking Spirulina for threee years now, and those symptoms disappeared a while back.
Spirulina Is a Superfood
Please remember that Spirulina is a superfood, not a medicine. Taking Spirulina supplements regularly has resulted in tremendous benefits to me in terms of my blood sugar control, increased energy, a much clearer and sharper mind with a vastly improved memory, control of IBS and Candida and muscle growth. Regularly consuming Spirulina has improved my quality of life immensely. I have also played my part by exercising regularly and watching my diet.
Can Spirulina Cure Cancer?
There are some controversial claims on the internet that Spirulina can cure Cancer of the Pancreas and other Cancers. Here at whyspirulina.com we are not going to endorse such claims until we see clear scientific and medical evidence.
Whilst it does look promising and in terms of nutrition there is no doubt, it’s an excellent superfood to add to your diet. However, we have found no evidence that Spirulina is a cure, but it does appear to act in some cases to help symptoms by “inhibiting” cancer growth*. A 2016 Chinese study found that Phycocyanin one of the “major pigment constituents of Spirulina” inhibits pancreatic cancer tumor growth in vivo. A 2014 Czech study confirms this. Adding that it was a potent antioxidant and anti-proliferative agent, noting that it decreased the proliferation of experimental pancreatic cancer*.
If you are looking for a supplement to help you, a friend or a loved one with Pancreatitis or worse, early stage Pancreatic Cancer, you may wish to discuss with your GP, your Specialist Doctor or Medical Practitioner whether the Superfood Spirulina would be a good idea to add to your diet? If your doctor says yes, please ensure you obtain your supply from a secure supplier.
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Studies on animals have found that; Spirulina “decreased the proliferation of experimental pancreatic cancer”. And the Chinese study found it inhibits tumor growth. A Mexican report from 2014 also described the promising prospects, highlighting the anti-proliferation properties of Spirulina. A 2016 report on the use of Spirulina in the support of chemotherapy patients with “advanced oncologic disease”, looked at 120 patients with; “solid tumors (breast, lung, GI tract, prostate, malignant melanoma, oropharynx, gynecologic, sarcoma and pancreas cancer”. It concluded; “that the use of Spirulina represents an effective alternative in the nutritional support in patients with advanced oncologic disease”*. Spirulina is packed with nutrition so its highly effective in that regard.
Spirulina – The History
How well researched is Spirulina? Is it safe for me to take?
Great questions that we answer on our page; “What is spirulina about“. We are also developing an FAQ . Please click though for further information to be reassured that its right for you. If you have any doubts, you should, of course, check with your Doctor too.
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