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Is a Colonoscopy Worth the Risk?

16 Oct 2019

There are several pitfalls associated with a colonoscopy, not the least of which is death. One international team of experts weighed the evidence to determine the risk-benefit ratio. You may be surprised by the results. You'll want to take these precautions when undergoing a colonoscopy.

Vitamin A Can Save Your Skin

14 Oct 2019

Recent data show eating the equivalent of two large carrots each day may be enough to reduce your risk of skin damage. Vitamin D, vitamin B3 and astaxanthin offer additional benefits; I'll share how to easily enjoy those advantages.

Cancer and the New Biology of Water

13 Oct 2019

Could tumors be caused by a problem with the water in your cells? According to this physician, the core cause of malignancy may not be your genes or even your cells' mitochondria. Rather, the cytoplasm, or the structured water in your cells, may be to blame.

Garlic and Onion Help Prevent Mammary Tumors

07 Oct 2019

Garlic and onions are frequently used to season food. One study found women who dined daily on raw garlic and onion experienced a 67% reduction in risk of mammary tumors. While mortality rates are declining, incidence is rising. Sofrito may be a tasty way of adding these raw ingredients into your daily routine.

A flavonoid a day keeps the doctor away

26 Aug 2019

Imagine finding a simple way to ward off diseases and infection - and potentially live longer - just by eating flavonoid-containing foods. More than 6,000 distinct flavonoids have been identified, and every one communicates a unique benefit to your body. Found in fruits, vegetables, nuts and herbs, they're not just good for you, but essential for optimal health.

Dietary intake of vitamin A may prevent skin malignancy

19 Aug 2019

Vitamin A comes in two forms: carotenoids and retinoids. Research has found those getting the most from their dietary intake also had the lowest risk of skin malignancy. But, vitamin A does more than protect your skin and promote healthy aging. While supplementation may not be recommended, there are easy ways to get enough from your food.

Chemo could spread disease and create more aggressive tumors

24 Jul 2019

Mammary tumors not only are among the most commonly found tumors, but conditions in which neoadjuvant treatment may be recommended before removal. However, it's important to consider these facts before determining the treatment you pursue.

How to deal with a life changing diagnosis

18 Jul 2019

Life sometimes sucks. Which is exactly when you as a friend or loved one may become totally speechless. This survivor tells what to say to someone struggling with a tumor (or any awful) diagnosis. And since actions speak louder than words, what actions are most needed.

The metabolic approach to cancer treatment

30 Jun 2019

Thousands die from it every day, so do this quickly to identify three critical measurements and find out exactly how advanced this life-threatening disease is, how much of a handle you have on the disease and how well you're progressing as you go through treatment.

The most dangerous 'nonprofit' harming your health

19 Jun 2019

One nonprofit organization has exerted significant influence worldwide on public policy and nutritional guidelines. Recently unveiled documents demonstrate its links to Coca-Cola and other food giants. Eating real food is your best option.