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Tag: health

Another sin the bad guy sugar does. Why can’t quit

  There is still arguments regarding sugar rich diet can promote the growth of cancer. Opponents say that there is no evidence showing better survival rate with sugar restricting diet. Recently a […]

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NSAIDs: not a good drug for many people

  What are NSAIDs? Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) include Ibuprofen (Motrin®, Advil®, Motrin IB®), Naproxen (Naprosyn®, Aleve®), Nabumetone (Relafen®) and COX-2 inhibitor Celecoxib (Celebrex®). What is the problem with it? It’s been shown that there […]

Vegetarian men and depression

There seems some correlation between these two: vegetarian men and depressive symptoms, based on a study of 9668 adult male. Is there a serious relationship? However the causative relationship is hard to […]

What does a baby want

Parents has to know what the baby wants when they cry. Temperature, hunger, diaper, noise, sleepiness and colic/pain are the common reasons. Most of the time, however, there’s no reason. Simply swinging, […]

Move stress out of the “being”

  How cancer initiates I spent twenties years studying cancers, both as a surgeon and a medical scientist. Some cancers are congenital, such as retinoblastoma; some are genetic, as to certain types […]

Fat in the ham

About fifteen years ago my PhD advisor, a PhD faculty at the department of medicine at University of British Columbia, invited us to his family house. I was watching him preparing food. […]

Anti-estrogenic food

The estrogen dominance in both males and females causes issues. It is progesterone in female and testosterone in males that balances estrogen in human’s body. Estrogen dominance is due to either excess […]

Antibiotics in chronic prostatitis

Chronic prostatitis is a common and nagging condition in young to mid-age males. It can be debilitating due to the chronic and persistent nature of the condition. Physicians without enough experience in […]