Garden Area: Cancer
Cancer, also known as malignant tumor, is a group of diseases involving abnormal cell growth with the potential to invade or spread to other parts of the body. A complex group of diseases, cancer has many possible causes. Known causes of cancer include genetic factors; lifestyle factors such as tobacco use, sun exposure, diet, and physical activity; certain types of infections; and environmental exposures to different types of chemicals and radiation.
Plants in this area:
|Garlic, Allium sativum||Amaryllidaceae||Cancer, Cardiovascular, Infectious Disease, Medicinal Garden|
|Periwinkle, Catharanthus roseus||Apocynaceae||Cancer, Medicinal Garden|
|Tea, Green, Camellia sinensis||Theaceae||Cancer, Dental, Gretchen Jones Miller Wellness Collection, Medicinal Garden|