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Ginseng And Prostate Diseases


Published on in Toronto promotes health and wealth with refined ginseng powder for prostate diseases.

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Ginseng And Prostate Diseases

  1. 1. Ginseng and Prostate Diseases
  2. 2. Prostate Gland
  3. 3. Structure of the Penis
  4. 4. The Prostate <ul><li>The prostate is a gland. It helps make semen, the fluid that contains sperm. </li></ul><ul><li>The prostate surrounds the tube that carries urine away from the bladder and out of the body. </li></ul><ul><li>A young man's prostate is about the size of a walnut. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Prostate Problems <ul><li>It slowly grows larger with age. </li></ul><ul><li>If it gets too large, it can cause problems. </li></ul><ul><li>This is very common after age 50. The older men get, the more likely they are to have prostate trouble. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Some Common Prostate Diseases <ul><li>Prostatitis - an infection, usually caused by bacteria </li></ul><ul><li>Benign prostatic hyperplasia, or BPH - an enlarged prostate </li></ul><ul><li>Prostate cancer - a common cancer that responds best to treatment when detected early </li></ul>
  7. 7. Factors Causing Prostate Problems <ul><li>Age- Men age 50 and older run a greater risk. </li></ul><ul><li>Race- Prostate cancer is most common among African-American men. </li></ul><ul><li>Family history- If your father or brother has had prostate cancer, you are more likely to have it too. </li></ul><ul><li>Diet- Eating high-fat food with few fruits and vegetables may raise your risk. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Examination and Diagnosis <ul><li>Digital Rectal Examination (DRE) </li></ul><ul><li>Test for PSA (prostate-specific- antigen): PSA levels can be high in men with an enlarged prostate gland or with prostate cancer </li></ul><ul><li>An ultrasound exam that takes computer pictures of the prostate </li></ul><ul><li>Confirm this with a prostate biopsy </li></ul>
  9. 9. Ginseng and Prostate <ul><li>Panax Ginseng Increases Testosterone levels, and decreases enlarged prostate </li></ul><ul><li>It also inhibits cancer cells proliferation in a variety of cancer such as prostate cancer. </li></ul><ul><li>It relieves the symptoms of prostate disease and enlargement. </li></ul><ul><li>Panax Ginseng tends to increase testosterone levels (that helps zinc absorption) while reducing prostate weight. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Panax Ginseng Results <ul><li>Anti-tumour effects were found in 6-year fresh ginseng powder. ( PubMed Link – </li></ul><ul><li>Certain ginsenosides and organic germanium arrest the growth of cancer cells. </li></ul><ul><li>Adaptogen balances the body in maintaining the body fluid to a slightly alkaline pH. </li></ul><ul><li>For more info: </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>