Beginnings

Beginnings

Earlier this year l accepted a faculty position with Duke University. While I continue to see and treat patients in the community, the position at Duke allows me the opportunity to explore my research interests. I now have access to the latest developments in cancer...

What is your toxic load?

What is your toxic load? My friend and colleague Dr. Tasneem Bhatia heads up the Atlanta Center for Holistic and Integrative Medicine and recently posted a survey to assess one’s “toxic load” at http://doctortaz.com/toxic/what-is-your-toxic-load/...

Exercise, weight control reduce risk of breast cancer

Exercise, weight control reduce risk of breast cancer Modifiable Risk Factors. That is what physical activity and maintaining a healthy weight are called when it comes to the risk of breast cancer. I think it is important that we emphasize to women (and men) that they...

The Obesity-Cancer Challenge

The Obesity-Cancer Challenge Wonderful to see a leading institution like MDACC focused on the link between obesity and cancer. As oncologists, we need the public to understand that obesity, like smoking, increases your risk for...