Nigella Sativa Kills 89% of Lung Cancer Cells in Vitro: Researchers have just shown that nigella sativa (also known as black seed or black cumin) seed oil killsup to 89% of human lung cancer cells (A-549) after just 24 hours, while a non-oil extract from the seeds killed up to 77% of the cancer cells.
The extracts were prepared from seeds obtained at a local market. Nigella sativa is a powerful medicinal herb which has been used for thousands of years in traditional Chinese, Ayurvedic, Unani and Arabic medicine. It is best known for its potent anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties, and has been used to suppress coughs, treat kidney stones, diarrhea and stomach pain. But modern science has now also uncovered nigella’s powerful anti-diabetes and anti-cancer effects.
This super herb has already shown potent activity against cancer of the breast, prostate, kidney, pancreas, liver, colon and cervix in previous…
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