Inflammation-Dr David Seaman and Cellular Expansion-Patti McNulty

My next show on Saturday at 12 noon PST will include the following guests. Dr. David Seaman was the first person to author a scientific paper that specifically hypothesized that diets can be pro-inflammatory or anti-inflammatory. Since that paper was published in 2002, thousands of papers and numerous books have been published on the topic […]

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Does Obesity Increase the Risk of Breast Cancer among Post Menopausal Women?

A recent analysis in an article in  online  JAMA Oncology suggested that postmenopausal women who were overweight and obese had an increased risk of invasive breast cancer compared to women of normal weight. Results were based upon data from 67,142 postmenopausal women between 1993 and 1998 with a median age of 13 years of follow-up. […]

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Interviews with Dr Katie Rickel (weight loss) and Dr Laura Dabney (relationship problems) now Available.

My first guest, Dr Katie Rickel, is a licensed clinical psychologist  who works at Structure House–a residential weight loss facility in North Carolina. She has presented at several conferences  and been featured on radio and television shows including Dr Oz. More information was presented earlier on this site and can be found at: http://www.structurehouse.com   […]

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Are There More Deaths from Lack of Exercise or from Obesity?

A new study published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition concluded that twice as many deaths may be attributed to the lack of physical activity compared with the number of deaths attributed to obesity and a brisk 20 minute walk daily could reduce an individual’s risk of early death. . Physical inactivity has  consistently […]

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Can Coffee Help Prevent Obesity?

A new study published in Pharmecutical Research concluded that a chemical commonly found in coffee may help prevent some of the damaging effects of obesity. Specifically, chlorogenic acid (CGA) found in coffee significantly reduces insulin resistance and accumulation of fat in the livers of mice who were fed a high fat diet. This compound that […]

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Can NSAIDs Lower Breast Cancer Recurrence in Overweight, Obese Women

A new study published in Cancer Research concluded that the recurrence of hormone related breast cancer was cut in half in overweight and obese women who regularly used aspirin or other non steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID’s). authors said “Our study suggests that limiting inflammatory signaling may be effective, less toxic approach to altering the cancer […]

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Interview with Dr Michael A. Smith Now Available

Yesterday I interviewed Dr Michael A. Smith, Senior Health Scientist and Health and Wellness media Personality for Life Extension. In the interview he talks about the latest information on Disease Prevention and Treatment that you wont want to miss. His book on the Dietary Supplement Pyramid was published this month. More information was presented earlier […]

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Can Lifestyle Factors Reduce the Risk of Esophageal Cancer?

Recent news from the Seattle Barrett’s Esophagus Program  at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in collaboration with Brigham & Women’s College and the University of California in San Francisco have shown that a systematic approach to early  cancer detection can boost five-year survival rates from about 15 percent to more than 80 percent. They  […]

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Does Childhood Obesity Increase the Risk of Adult Cancer?

New research published in the journal of Cancer Epidemiology. Biomarkers and Prevention and Obesity concluded that obesity in adolescents has a direct link to the incidence of urothelial (bladder and urinary tract) and colorectal cancers in adulthood when obesity is defined as a Body Mass Index (BMI) in the 85th percentile and above. This group […]

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Use Alternatives to Reduce Type 2 Diabetes Risks

John LaGrace, National Awareness Director, DrugWatch.com was kind enough to provide the following guest blog written by his staff on alternatives to reduce Type 2 diabetes. I hope you enjoy it. __________________________________________________________ Doctor Mark Hyman, author of the “The Blood Sugar Solution,” described diabetes as a foodborne illness. While the exact cause of diabetes isn’t […]

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