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Category Archives: Disease

A Steep Price for Prevention

This morning I read that Angelina Jolie announced she had recently undergone a double mastectomy based on her genetic risk for breast cancer. Talk about extreme prevention! I have always liked Angelina as an actress and as a person. I respect her intelligence and her conviction for making the world a better place. So why… Continue Reading

The Theory of My Cancer

How does a guy who has a disciplined, high quality diet, exercises regularly, rarely eats junk food, avoids chemicals like the plague, and has taken a fist full of high quality supplements every day for the past 12 years get leukemia? This is the question that has been on my mind since I was diagnosed… Continue Reading

The Arch-Enemy: Inflammation

While a critical and necessary part of our immune system, inflammation is the root cause of many chronic conditions that plague the modern western world. Heart disease, cancer, Alzheimer’s, arthritis… all share chronic inflammation as a main ingredient. Cholesterol. The culprit of heart disease. Did you know that one half of all heart attack patients… Continue Reading