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Ginseng Fights Fatigue in Cancer Patients, Mayo Clinic-Led Study Finds

ROCHESTER, Minn. — May 31, 2012.  High doses of the herb American ginseng (Panax quinquefolius) over two months reduced cancer-related fatigue in patients more effectively than a placebo, a Mayo Clinic-led study found. Sixty percent of patients studied had breast cancer. The findings are being presented at the American Society [...]

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Is Ginseng the Answer to Cancer-Related Fatigue?

For thousands of years, practitioners of traditional Chinese medicine have used the herb ginseng to increase energy, endurance and brain power. Research shows that in many cases, the herb may help. Researchers at Mayo Clinic, including our guest Debra Barton, Ph.D., led a study with ginseng and found it may also help [...]

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Ginseng for Cancer-Related Fatigue

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EYhU3dJGgjw For thousands of years, practitioners of traditional Chinese medicine have used the herb ginseng to increase energy, endurance and brain power. Research shows that, in many cases, the herb may help. Researchers at Mayo Clinic led a study on ginseng and found it may also help fight fatigue in [...]

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Ginseng Study

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Debra Barton outlines her recent study that looked at the use of ginseng in battling cancer related fatigue. To listen, click the link below. Ginseng Study

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Ginseng Helps Fatigued Cancer Patients -

High doses of the herb American ginseng (Panax quinquefolius) over two months reduced cancer-related fatigue in patients more effectively than a placebo. Mayo Clinic researchers studied 340 patients who had completed cancer treatment or were being treated for cancer at one of 40 community medical centers. Each day, participants received [...]

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Ginseng Helps Fatigued Cancer Patients - with Downloads

High doses of the herb American ginseng (Panax quinquefolius) over two months reduced cancer-related fatigue in patients more effectively than a placebo.  Mayo Clinic researchers studied 340 patients who had completed cancer treatment or were being treated for cancer at one of 40 community medical centers. Each day, participants received [...]

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