Helicobacter Pylori and Gastric Cancer

October 29th, 2014 @

More than 700,000 people will die of gastric cancer this year.  Yet it doesn’t receive nearly enough attention. Considering that gastric cancer, is the third most common cause of cancer death globally with the numbers of cases and deaths expected to increase in coming years gastric cancer receives little attention from research funding agencies or … Read More »

Does a healthy lifestyle really reduce the risk of developing colon cancer?

October 27th, 2014 @

My favorite studies are the kinds that confirm what we already knew via the scientific method.  As a surgical oncologist, lots of my patients ask me if diet and exercise has an impact on cancer.  Well I always believe that diet and exercise have an overall impact on a person’s health, so answering in the … Read More »