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March 1, 2016
by Dan Pearson
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This is majorly useful.

ShareNot to say that medications aren’t important, even life-saving. They frequently are. But just as doctors usually begin a treatment regimen with the least invasive option first, a diet long of fruits and vegetables would go a long way toward … Continue reading

October 2, 2015
by Dan Pearson
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We go pink

ShareBut not for the whole issue. Just the box on page 1. But that box contains some very important information. It was even written by an oncologist. Read it. But don’t weep. Just get busy. It’s a key to cancer … Continue reading

May 21, 2015
by Dan Pearson
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A prescription-level dose of music therapy

ShareNormally we offer an over-the-counter dose, but today we’re toying with a possible overdose. The occasion: Dave Letterman’s departure from the late night scene. Everybody who is anybody musically has been on Late Night. Who stands out as #1? Paul … Continue reading

March 24, 2013
by Dan Pearson
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A word to all doctors… and patients

Share Six and a half years ago (August of 2006), I was diagnosed with colon cancer. I had surgery, chemotherapy, and radiation, the whole nine yards, and have pretty much felt fit as a fiddle ever since. I remember coming … Continue reading