New study shows that grape seed extract kills head and neck cancer cells

Head and neck cancer, the 6th most common malignancy among men worldwide, kills close to 12,000 Americans every year.  Those who survive have a high chance of recurrence, and only about ½ of them are still alive 5 years after the diagnosis.  Important risk factors include the use of tobacco, alcohol, and to a lesser extent, infection with the human papilloma virus (HPV).   Some of the early signs and symptoms include a persistent sore throat, hoarseness, difficulty or pain with swallowing, and a … [Read more...]