Tag: prostate cancer

Treating Advanced Prostate Cancer with Diet: Part 2

[Music] dr. Ornish and colleagues were able to show an apparent reversal in the progression of early stage localized prostate cancer with a plant-based diet and lifestyle program and researchers at the University of Massachusetts and elsewhere showed a similar diet may help slow the progression of even advanced prostate cancer or a period of…


Carnitine, Choline, Cancer and Cholesterol: The TMAO Connection

“Carnitine, Choline, Cancer and Cholesterol: The TMAO Connection” Earlier this month, a research team at the Cleveland Clinic offered a novel explanation as to why meat intake may be related to mortality. “Numerous studies have suggested a decrease in atherosclerotic disease risk — heart disease our #1 killer –” “in vegan and vegetarian individuals compared…


How Our Gut Bacteria Can Use Eggs to Accelerate Cancer

[Music] we are walking communities comprised not only about Homo sapiens hosts but also of trillions of symbiotic commensal microorganisms within the gut and on every other surface of our bodies there are more bacterial cells in our gut than there are human cells in our entire body in fact only about 10% of the…


Omega 3s, Prostate Cancer, and Atrial Fibrillation

“Omega 3’s, Prostate Cancer, and Atrial Fibrillation” 2013 was a bad year for fish oil. Claims were crushed that the long chain omega 3’s in fish oil, EPA, and DHA would stop the progression of heart disease. And then DHA was associated with increased risk of prostate cancer, and monumentally failed to treat macular degeneration….


Prostate Cancer and Organic Milk vs. Almond Milk

[Music] concern has been expressed about the fact that cow’s milk contains estrogens and could stimulate the growth of hormone sensitive tumors concerned that the consumption of dairy products could both promote the conversion of precancerous lesions and mutated cells to invasive cancer and enhance the progression of hormone-dependent tumors this was initially postulated based…


Lifestyle Medicine: Treating the Causes of Disease

[Music] though I was trained as a general practitioner my chosen specialty is lifestyle medicine yes most of the reasons people go to see their doctors is for diseases that could have been prevented but lifestyle medicine is not just about preventing chronic diseases but also about treating them and not just treating the disease…


Nutrition and Prostate Cancer Prevention: ELLICSR Kitchen Asks

Thanks for coming in today Dr. Fleshner, so I wanted to ask you what are the most important things, nutrition wise that people should do in order to prevent prostate cancer? Well we don’t really know the science, the science of nutrition and cancer is very complex because of all populations of people eating different…


Alkylphenol Endocrine Disruptors and Allergies


The Okinawa Diet: Living to 100

“The Okinawa Diet: Living to 100” The dietary guidelines recommend that we try to choose meals or snacks that are high in nutrients but lower in calories to reduce the risk of chronic disease. By this measure, the healthiest foods on the planet, the most nutrient dense, are vegetables, containing the most nutrient bang for…