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Being a Pain in the Ass Can Help to Save a Life

On World Suicide Prevention Day, Rick Vazquez drops some important knowledge on depression, suicide, and what friends and family can do to help September 11, 2019 by Rick Vazquez Leave a Comment I have a pretty great life by most standards. Awesome kids. Great family. Good job. Close friends. That still hasn’t stopped me –… Read More »

Prostate cancer breakthrough: New blood test could help thousands

Scientists said the discovery could lead to a “paradigm shift in the way we diagnose prostate cancer”.  More than 47,000 men are ­diagnosed with the disease every year in the UK. Current ­prostate-specific antigen (PSA) testing spots tumours early but has a high rate of false positives. When a high PSA level in the blood is detected, a… Read More »

How might the keto diet help treat cancer?

New research in mice suggests that keeping blood sugar under control using either the ketogenic diet or a diabetes drug could help treat certain cancers by boosting the efficacy of standard chemotherapy. The ketogenic diet restricts carbs to a minimum. The ketogenic diet consists of high fat foods, foods that contain an adequate amount of… Read More »