The sea cucumber is a sea animal found on the ocean floor and has been used for centuries in Chinese cuisine. This marine creature has anti-viral and anti-bacterial properties and it’s been known to treat many diseases, including cancer.
According to scientist, sea cucumber can kill cancer cells, making your immune system run at the perfect speed, which is not the case at chemo. Chemotherapy kills cancer cell, but also kills your immune system.
A compound found in sea cucumber called Frondoside A is the key for its cancer-killing activity. The recent study published in PLOS ONE has confirmed how powerful this compound is in treating various types of cancer.