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Fast Food, Diabetes, Heart Disease and Death
Monday, July 16th, 2012 by Dr. Robert Wascher
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A new study attaches some shocking numbers to the risk of diabetes, heart disease and death caused by fast food. FAST FOOD, DIABETES, HEART DISEASE AND DEATH The United States has long been a prolific exporter of products that reflect our unique culture. American movies, books, m... Read more
Cancer is Scary - no matter what stage or age
Friday, July 13th, 2012 by AndreaHut
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I recently spoke with a woman who told me she had been unsure about contacting me because she wondered whether her own experience with breast cancer was bad enough to warrant reaching out. She felt guilty about coming to me because she felt that she hadn't suffered enough compare... Read more
New Study: Medication Errors Linked to Half of All Prescriptions
Monday, July 9th, 2012 by Dr. Robert Wascher
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A new study shows that despite increased efforts by hospitals and pharmacists, half of all new prescriptions, on average, contain at least one error. NEW STUDY MEDICATION ERRORS LINKED TO HALF OF ALL PRESCRIPTIONS The prestigious Institute of Medicine estimates thatat least 1.5 m... Read more
Obesity, Diet, Exercise, Estrogen, Testosterone and Breast Cancer Risk
Monday, July 2nd, 2012 by Dr. Robert Wascher
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New researchconfirms suspected links between obesity, estrogen and testosterone levels, and exercise on breast cancer risk. OBESITY, DIET, EXERCISE, ESTROGEN, TESTOSTERONE AND BREAST CANCER RISK Last week, I discussed new research linking even relatively modest levels of regular ... Read more
Even Modest Levels of Physical Activity Decrease Breast Cancer Risk
Wednesday, June 27th, 2012 by Dr. Robert Wascher
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New research suggests that only 10 to 19 hours of low-level physical activity per week may cut breast cancer risk by 30. EVEN MODEST LEVELS OF PHYSICAL ACTIVITY DECREASE BREAST CANCER RISK As I discuss in my bestselling book,A Cancer Prevention Guide for the Human Race, obesity a... Read more
Increasing Number of CT and PET Scans Raise Cancer Risk Concerns
Monday, June 18th, 2012 by Dr. Robert Wascher
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A new research study reveals a striking increase in the number of CT and PET scans being performed, resulting in increased radiation exposure levels INCREASING NUMBER OF CT AND PET SCANS RAISE CANCER RISK CONCERNS Last week, I discussed new data regardingCT scans in children, and... Read more
CT Scans and Cancer Risk in Children
Monday, June 11th, 2012 by Dr. Robert Wascher
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A new clinical study suggests that performing CT scans during childhood may significantly increase the risk of leukemia and brain cancer. CT SCANS AND CANCER RISK IN CHILDREN As I discuss in my bestselling book,A Cancer Prevention Guide for the Human Race, exposure to medical x-r... Read more
New Government (USPSTF) Warning on Hormone Replacement Therapy Risks
Monday, June 4th, 2012 by Dr. Robert Wascher
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A new report by a U.S. Government task force USPSTF recommends against the use of hormone replacement therapy due to serious health risks. NEW GOVERNMENT USPSTF WARNING ON HORMONE REPLACEMENT THERAPY RISKS As I discuss in my bestselling book,A Cancer Prevention Guide for the Huma... Read more
Diabetes Pill (Metformin) Improves Survival in Patients with Deadly Pancreatic Cancer
Tuesday, May 29th, 2012 by Dr. Robert Wascher
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New research suggests that the diabetes medication metformin significantly improves survival in patients with deadly pancreatic cancer. DIABETES PILL METFORMIN IMPROVES SURVIVAL IN PATIENTS WITH DEADLY PANCREATIC CANCER Despite the many recent advances in cancer treatment, pancre... Read more
Statin Drugs Reduce Heart Attacks and Strokes Even in Low-Risk Patients
Monday, May 21st, 2012 by Dr. Robert Wascher
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A pivotal new study concludes that statin drugs sharply reduce the risk of heart attack and stroke even in patients who are at low risk for cardiovascular disease. STATIN DRUGS REDUCE HEART ATTACKS AND STROKES EVEN IN LOW-RISK PATIENTS The cholesterol-lowering drugs known as stat... Read more
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