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Does Heart Disease Treatment Need Major Revision?

[The following is copied from my blog site quantitativemedicine.net– worth looking at in its own right – and should be of interest to anyone, as it illustrates how dysfunctional translation from medical science to medical practice has become. What we … Continue reading

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In The News…And It Matters

Measure it or…Else. A nationally known ‘longevity’ doctor recently died of prostate cancer at 58. Yes, it could happen to anyone but, I confess this fact makes me oddly angry. Primarily because he was apparently a kind and good man … Continue reading

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How To Get The Health Rewards of Exercise

Exercise Step by Step From too many superhero movies, the ubiquity of the fashionable ‘six pack’ or the success of ‘The Paleo Diet’ and ‘Train Like a Caveman,’ we seem to think health consists in being able to run miles, … Continue reading

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The Myth of “Eat Right and Exercise”

Reposted from my ‘Friday Boost’ sent to my patients: I received an email the other day that included the well-worn phrase “eat right and exercise.” The writer was making an ironic comment on such advice. And it was a good … Continue reading

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The Practice Of Quantitative Medicine

The study of high energy physics has been compared to finding out how a watch works by throwing it against the wall to examine its parts. If you think about high energy colliders like CERN- the organization’s name is now … Continue reading

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