Take It Easy on Energy Drinks
Week of June 24

energydrinksI’ve taught medical students for years and these days when I look out over the lecture hall, many are holding an energy drink. I’ve noticed that too, Norbert. They may not know a possible risk of drinking too much of it is heart failure... More »

Defeating Metastasis
Week of June 17

defeating metastasis

In science and medicine, we get excited when a new idea changes the way we’ve thought and that’s happening with cancer. We’re talking about the concept of sleeping cancer cells. And what’s astounding is that the healthy cells around them are keeping them asleep so they do not do harm... More »

War On Cancer Turns 50
Week of June 10

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When President Nixon declared a war on cancer 50 years ago, it rivaled the moon landing. Since then and $100 billion later, cancer deaths have been cut by a quarter...More »


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