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Dry Eye, Dry Eye Syndrome, Keratoconjunctivitis Sicca- Omega 3 Fatty Acids

 There is a growing body of research supporting the use of omega 3 fatty acids supplements to treat dry eye, an uncomfortable condition that arises when the eye produces fewer tears.  The New

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Hodgkin Lymphoma Survivor? Had Radiation? Protect Your Heart…

Appropriate early management of CHD risk factors and stimulation of physical activity and supplementation may reduce CHD risk in Hodgkin Lymphoma survivors. The bad news is that if you underwent radiation

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Mesothelioma and Curcumin

Curcumin inhibited MPM cell growth in a dose- and time-dependent manner while pretreatment of MPM cells with curcumin enhanced cisplatin efficacy. That’s a fancy way of saying that the more curcumin

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DCIS + Lumpectomy + Radiation Reduces Mortality At What Cost!?

“How exactly radiotherapy affects survival (of DCIS patients)  is an important question that should be explored in future studies.” The DCIS study linked and excerpted below is an excellent example

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Is “Vaping,” “Juuling,” “E-cigs,” Unhealthy or Not?

“What we have to do is make a best guess based on what we currently know about electronic cigarettes aka vaping.” I am a long-term cancer survivor. My son is a healthy college student who used

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Cryoablation Outperforms Radical Prostatectomy

“for PCa (cryoablation) using individualized cryoneedle delivery based on biopsy-proven cancer mapping achieved acceptable oncologic and functional outcomes with low rates of incontinence and complications.” You’ve

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Lisa’s Story-Leukemia Diagnosis of “Not Necessarily”

Does this mean I’m going to die?” Lisa asked innocently to Dr. Nantel, the hematologist at the Vancouver General Hospital. He had just diagnosed her with leukemia. “Not necessarily” was his reply Does

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Intraarterial Chemotherapy for Retinoblastoma-Pros and Cons

This article reviews the potential benefits and risks related to intra-arterial chemotherapy for retinoblastoma. While the treatment minimizes systemic toxicity as the chemotherapy is administered directly

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Myeloma Survival, Genetics and Epigenetics

Epigenetic mechanisms modulated by environmental cues such as diet, disease or our lifestyle take a major role in regulating the DNA by switching genes on and off… Genetically speaking, multiple

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Green Tea Extract and Alzheimer’s Prevention

“We all know that currently there is no cure for Alzheimer’s once symptoms emerge, so our best hope is early intervention…” Green tea extract is a wonder drug. I take it for heart

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