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Turmeric Root Extract May Treat and Prevent Prostate Cancer

According to University of Alabama researchers, Curcumin was found to decrease the mRNA and protein expression of the oncoprotein MDM2 and enhance the expression of tumor modulator p21.

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Scientifically Studying Ecstasy

MDMA (commonly known as the empathogen “ecstasy”) is classified as a Schedule 1 drug, which is reserved for compounds with no accepted medical use and a high abuse potential. Two researchers from Stanford, however, call for a rigorous scientific exploration of MDMA's effects to identify precisely how the drug works, the data from which could be used to develop therapeutic compounds.

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