Mammograms Over Diagnose Cancer by 15-25%

Mammography might not be appropriate for use in breast cancer screening because it cannot distinguish between progressive and nonprogressive cancer,” said Mette Kalager, M.D., lead author of new research linking mammograms to significant overdiagnosis of breast cancer. The new research conducted by the Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) suggests that routine mammography screening — long viewed as […]

Peri-Menopause: Hormonal Chaos! (Patient Stories: Danielle; Age 51)

This is the story of my patient Danielle. When she first came to see me she was 51years old and had been experiencing “Peri-Menopause.” This is the period of hormonal chaos that occurs before a woman’s monthly periods finally stop. It usually occurs between the ages of 45 to 55. Technically, a woman is not […]

Update: Intravenous Vitamin C Targeted by FDA

Naturopathic and other Holistic Physicians use nutritional IV’s to boost the body’s ability to heal itself. Vitamin C is among the safest of all vitamins. Our bodies cannot make, we cannot live without it and we need much higher doses when we get a cold, flu or cancer. I have used IV therapies for 25 […]

All Hormones Are Not Created Equal

Synthetic Hormones Cause Cancer – Bio-Identical Hormones Prevent Cancer October 21, 2010,  Scottsdale, AZ – A new study released yesterday from extended analysis of the Women’s Health Initiative (WHI) reveals that postmenopausal women taking combined Synthetic Hormone Therapy have an increased risk of being diagnosed with a more advanced stage of breast cancer and dying […]

Bio-Identical Hormones: Are They Safe?

Oprah Winfrey, Suzanne Somers and Robin McGraw (Dr. Phil’s wife) all rave about how “bio-identical hormones have rescued them from menopause. On her website, Oprah writes, “After one day on “bioidentical” estrogen, I felt the veil lift. After three days, the sky was bluer, my brain was no longer fuzzy, my memory was sharper. I […]