Skin Cancer And Photo-Aging Of The Skin

Table of Contents Introduction Non-melanoma skin cancer is the most common malignancy in the United States. The estimated lifetime risk of developing malignant melanoma in the U.S. has risen from 1 in 250, in 1981, to 1 in 87, in 1996. Cumulative lifetime sun exposure and decreased protection from the earth’s shrinking ozone layer are […]

Nuts and Cardiovascular Disease

Nut Consumption and Risk of Cardiovascular Disease Total Cancer

The research paper I am reviewing today was published on December 5, 2016, in the journal Biomedical Central. The title of the paper was,”Nut Consumption and Risk of Cardiovascular Disease, Total Cancer, All-Cause and Cause-Specific Mortality: A Systematic Review and Dose-Response Meta-analysis of Prospective Studies”. For many years, I discouraged my patients from eating nuts […]