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MANKATO — Most sushi eaters and tea drinkers would be well aware of ginger's tasty qualities, but a clinical trial now available in Mankato could shed more light on how the extract helps prevent colon cancer.
Doctors at the University of Minnesota are the first in the country to use a breakthrough brain cancer treatment.
Author: Kent Erdahl
Published: 11:13 PM CST February 14, 2019
Updated: 11:16 PM CST February 14, 2019