Magnesium and Cancer

By | 2017-10-26T01:32:49+00:00 August 24th, 2017|Categories: Ovarian Cancer News and Research|

As always, please talk to your doctor before starting any kind health regimen. This may also be helpful in managing chemo-induced neuropathy. (We hope so!)

About 60% of Americans are deficient in magnesium, including up to 60% of patients who are critically ill.

Magnesium is a critical mineral that is involved in over 600 enzymatic reactions, including those important for brain, heart, and skeletal muscle functions.1Interestingly, about 60% of Americans are deficient in magnesium, including up to 60% of patients who are critically ill.

In regard to cancer, magnesium intake has been associated with the incidence of some cancers and has been studied as a protective agent against chemotherapy-induced nephrotoxicity and neurotoxicity.

Read the full story here: http://www.cancertherapyadvisor.com/fact-sheets/magnesium-cancer-fact-sheet/article/683990/