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“Blood test finds 50 types of cancer” – we’ve been down this path before

Shoddy, incomplete, fawning news coverage of screening tests is one of the most clearly established problems in health news coverage – something HealthNewsReview.org has revealed countless times over the past 15 years. A public relations news release 22 days ago – from “a healthcare company whose mission is to detect cancer early” – touted study… Read More »

Ask the doctor: I drink eight bottles of wine a week and I want to quit. Should I cut down gradually or go cold turkey?

Q: I drink a lot, far more than the recommended amount and have done so for about 10 years. I would easily put away eight bottles of wine a week, in addition to a couple of beers here and there and the odd whiskey. I have promised my wife I will address it but she… Read More »

60 lbs down with keto diet

Dad lost 91 lbs thanks to keto and running! I’m doing upper body weights and yoga. Hi Martina, thank you for this post! I know atkins recommends limiting dairy to 4 ounces a day during induction. They are the most common sources of hidden carbs. As your body gets keto-adapted, it will use ketones more… Read More »