IMC Article Archive: RECENT WRITINGS ARCHIVE
Genomic Medicine: Dawning of “Personalized” medicine or an invasion of fear and hype in a broken health care system?
by Bob Dozor, MD The entire human genome has been mapped; well – sort of! We now know every single chemical constituent of DNA and how DNA does its job! Moreover, very soon, we will be able to map every … Continue reading
by Bob Dozor, MD Without a doubt getting adequate CALCIUM is essential for bone health and important for other functions. This has led more that half of US women who are middle aged or older to take calcium supplements. But recent … Continue reading
The prostate gland is vaguely understood by most guys. For one thing, men just don’t think about their health as much as women do. In all likelihood, this costs men much of the 5 year life- expectancy gap between the … Continue reading
The Breast Cancer Epidemic One woman in eight will develop breast cancer in her lifetime, making it – in developed countries (except for Japan) – the most common cause of cancer death. Breast cancer accounts for 500,000 deaths annually. i[i] … Continue reading