A cholesterol-lowering statin drug won’t stop or even slow this “browning” of your cholesterol. It will only reduce the number of cholesterol molecules.
ALS (“Lou Gehrig’s disease”) is a fast-progressing, terminal illness with no cure. However, studies have shown that you can address its cause – which is almost certainly rooted in oxidative [...]
Stiff arteries are a common and deadly complication of diabetes. But you can protect your blood vessels from diabetic damage with resveratrol, an antioxidant in red wine, that may reduce artery [...]
Colorectal cancer used to be associated with the over 50 crowd. But now, according to the American Cancer Society, it’s starting to hit younger and younger folks – with statistics on the rise for [...]
Want to reduce inflammation? Take a short walk! All it takes is 20 minutes, according to a new study.
Regular colonoscopies save lives by helping detect colon cancer-causing polyps that have already formed. But there’s something you can do to beat back colon cancer even before those polyps are [...]
I’m not a big drinker. I’ll take a nice cup of hot tea over a cocktail any day (or night). But I have lots of patients who enjoy a nice wine with dinner. And to that, I say to them, “Just make [...]
Red wine is loaded with several healthy compounds, including resveratrol. Resveratrol is an anti-ageing wonder that’s been proven to help ward off painful inflammation, especially in your joints.
In a new study on mice, researchers found that resveratrol was able to literally shrink cancer tumours in half. And it didn’t take very much to do it.
It looks like they’re not done with us yet. A disturbing new study from Harvard’s School of Public Health is recommending statin drugs for nearly all of us.