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Colorectal Cancer Risk Linked to Red and Processed Meat Consumption

Colorectal Cancer Risk Linked to Red and Processed Meat Consumption Individuals with a common genetic variant who eat red or processed meats may elevate their colorectal cancer risk. This is according to research presented at the American Society of Human Genetics meeting. Additionally, the study investigators claim they have discovered another specific genetic variant that indicates.. Read More

Should PSA Screening to Detect Prostate Cancer be Routine?

Should PSA Screening to Detect Prostate Cancer be Routine? Prostate cancer is the most common type of cancer in American men behind skin cancer. This year alone, there are expected to be close to 233,000 newly diagnosed cases. Although this number is high, prostate cancer death rates are still relatively low. Roughly 98.9% of men diagnosed with the disease will survive for 5.. Read More

Do Healthy Women Benefit from Routine Pelvic Exams?

Do Healthy Women Benefit from Routine Pelvic Exams? The pelvic exam is a routine part of a women's gynecologic examination, but a new review performed by the American College of Physicians demonstrates that for healthy women it is likely doing harm rather than good. The doctor's group is now issuing new guidelines that advise against it. Read More

Double Mastectomy Does Not Lower Death Rate for Unilateral Breast Cancer

Double Mastectomy Does Not Lower Death Rate for Unilateral Breast Cancer Undergoing a double mastectomy for early-stage breast cancer is not linked to a reduction in mortality risk when compared to breast-conserving therapy plus radiation. However, the number of women undergoing the procedure continues to rise. This is the result of new research published in JAMA. This is not the first.. Read More

Some Facts You May Not Know About Second Opinions

Some Facts You May Not Know About Second Opinions It is always a good idea to seek a second opinion following a diagnosis of a serious condition. Many patients worry about informing their doctor that they intend to get a second opinion, but they should not. Most doctors are comfortable with the request, as it is standard practice for patients to seek a second.. Read More

Dr. Hal Blatman and Pain-Management

Dr. Hal Blatman and Pain-Management A Revolutionary Approach to Pain Management. Dr. Hal Blatman's insights into the nature of fascia and how pain is perceived may transform the field of pain management. Read More

Dr. Joe Bosiljevac - Anti-Aging and Integrative Medicine

Dr. Bosiljevac has a comprehensive practice in wellness and longevity. This encompasses his knowledge and experience with conventional medicine combined with Natural Medicine. He continues to strive to be on the forefront of new developments in the medical arena. He functions outside the restraints of an.. Read More

Tips for Selecting the Right Physician and Health Care Plan

Tips for Selecting the Right Physician and Health Care Plan Selecting a new physician can be complex, especially if you have recently moved to a new location or changed your insurance plans. Asking for recommendations from contacts such as relatives, coworkers, and neighbors is a common means of beginning your search. However, others may not have enough information to tell.. Read More

A Conversation with Dr. Thomas Sudhof - 2013 Winner of Nobel Prize in Medicine or Physiology

A Conversation with Dr. Thomas Sudhof - 2013 Winner of Nobel Prize in Medicine or Physiology A Conversation with Dr. Thomas Sudhof - 2013 Winner of Nobel Prize in Medicine or Physiology Read More

Dr. George Canellos - One of the Founding Fathers of Modern Oncology

Dr. George Canellos - One of the  Founding Fathers of Modern Oncology Dr. George Canellos is one of the founding father's of modern oncology. In 2011 he was honored by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. for Lifetime Achievement at The National Physician of the Year Awards. Read More

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