Just like mosquitos are the vectors of spread for malaria, a landmark article published recently in one of the most prestigious medical journals described large food corporations as the vectors of spread for chronic disease. Unlike “infectious disease epidemics, however, these corporate disease vectors implement sophisticated campaigns to undermine public health interventions.” Most mosquitoes don’t have as good PR firms.
Dr. Weil, 4/8/2016
Along with the obvious lifestyle choices - such as not smoking - diet may play a role in preventing or lessening the risk of developing lung cancer.
Jon Barron, 01/23/2016
Recently, if you read the headlines, you might be starting to think that cancer is something of a chameleon--changing appearances whenever you look at it.
Kate Bratskeir, 01/13/2016
We've long known that hookah is about as unhealthy as smoking cigarettes.
The study shows that lung cancer can take root and stay concealed in your lungs for more than 20 years before it becomes apparent.