Benign (non-cancerous) growth occurring in the bladder, cervix, colon, rectum, or other mucous membranes. Symptoms are bleeding from the rectum or the vagina, or blood in the urine. Often a hereditary disease.

Increase fiber intake by eating raw vegetables and fruits, whole grains. Avoid alcohol, caffeine, fried or processed foods, tobacco.

Vitamins A, C, E, beta-carotene, calcium, coenzyme Q10.