Cancer

Can pain be talked away?

The recent Journal of Practical Psychiatry has a paper of cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) for chronic pain. Basically, they say that there is emotional and psychiatric factors in the patient with chronic […]

Prostate cancer prevention with fruit

Traditionally in Europe, Pomegranate has been considered as the food for prostate cancer prevention. A recent study of 14 years duration and 130,000 men with self-reported consumption of vegetable and fruit showed a […]

Move stress out of the “being”

  How cancer initiates I spent twenties years studying cancers, both as a surgeon and a medical scientist. Some cancers are congenital, such as retinoblastoma; some are genetic, as to certain types […]

Fat in the ham

About fifteen years ago my PhD advisor, a PhD faculty at the department of medicine at University of British Columbia, invited us to his family house. I was watching him preparing food. […]

Drink coffee or not?

Many patients told me that drinking coffee is good. Many doctors drink coffee. Most of the residents drink coffee. So drinking coffee can’t be bad. Here are some of the most up-to-date […]