I know it is not Monday, but today is World Menopause Day. According to the International Menopause Society (IMS), the theme for World Menopause Day 2023 is Cardiovascular Disease. Let’s celebrate this day by raising awareness! Most women believe that breast cancer is the number one cause of death and disability in women. However, it […]
Clinical Trials Find No Relationship Between Dietary Fat Intake and Death from Coronary Heart Disease
Foods high in saturated fats like butter, whole milk and red meat may not be as unhealthy as officials have been telling us! A reanalysis of clinical trials from the 1970′s and 1980′s used as the basis for these warnings has found no relationship between dietary fat intake and death from coronary heart disease. You
New Research on the Survival Benefit Of A Double Mastectomy In Treating Unilateral Breast Cancer Bilateral mastectomy is increasingly used to treat unilateral breast cancer. A JAMA study has found that there is no survival benefit to opting for a double mastectomy over breast-conserving surgery combined with radiotherapy for breast cancer patients. The percentage of California women diagnosed
Does estrogen have a positive or negative effect on your risk of heart disease? Dr. Harman, MD, PhD, discusses a study that could tell us the truth.