Various studies have proven that certain types of food can alter the activities of cancer cells in the body. Foods like tomato, grapes, and berries help to fight against cancer and reduce the risk of developing cancer. A recent study has found that tomato-rich diet helps to reduce the risk of developing prostate cancer
Researchers at the Universities of Bristol, Cambridge and Oxford University have found that men who consume tomato and its products have less chance of developing prostate cancer compare to men who consume less amount of tomato. Prostate cancer is the second most common form of cancer in men worldwide. According to researchers, tomato and its products were shown to be significantly beneficial with 18% reduction in risk found in men who eat 10 potion a week.
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Along with tomato, consumption of other type of fruits, vegetables and foods rich in fiber are important for prostate cancer prevention and also it reduces the risk of developing lung cancer and gastric cancer.