PLACEBO EFFECT IS GETTING STRONGER

 PLACEBO EFFECT IS GETTING STRONGER ‘The creative power of human thought is becoming stronger’ is a message coming from an unlikely source, the pharmaceutical industry, not exactly a bastion of the new age consciousness.  Big Pharma is...

SPONTANEOUS REMISSION OF CANCER

SPONTANEOUS REMISSION OF CANCER by Ronald Peters, MD, MPH “What one man can do, another man can do.” The Bridge, by Nikolai Chukovski Perhaps the most powerful demonstration of the natural healing power of the mind and...

SSRI ANTIDEPRESSANTS LINKED TO BREAST CANCER

SSRI ANTIDEPRESSANTS LINKED TO BREAST CANCER A meta- analysis of 61 studies in PLoS ONE found an increased risk of breast cancer for women taking an antidepressant. “Reviewing the evidence is a critical public health issue in...

TELOMERE TESTING

MindBody Medicine Center is introducing TELOMERE TESTING A blood test that will help you understand: How healthy you are Your biological age (compared to your chronological  age) How rapidly you are aging How susceptible you are to...

DO MEN NEED PSA TESTING FOR PROSTATE CANCER?

According to the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) the answer is “no”. The USPSTF is an independent panel of non-government experts in prevention and evidence-based medicine and is composed of primary care providers (such as internists,...