Author Archives: David A Fein, MD

About David A Fein, MD

Medical Director - Princeton Longevity Center Princeton, NJ / Shelton, CT

New Study Says Fat Is Good For You

Fats are good for you.  So says yet another medical study that threatens to shake up the world of nutrition and dietary guidelines. The headlines from  PURE study, published in The Lancet, seem to suggest that there a benefit to … Continue reading

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Are Your Breasts As Dangerous As Angelina Jolie’s?

Celebrity health problems often make headlines.  When those problems involve the breasts of Angelina Jolie, a woman “celebrated for her curves” as Maureen Dowd wrote in the New York Times, it is sure to get even more attention.  Hearing that … Continue reading

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Coronary Calcium Identifies Those at Risk for High Blood Pressure

A new study was reported at the 2013 International Conference on Prehypertension and Cardiometabolic Syndrome in Barcelona, Spain on February 4, 2013, that looked at nearly 10 years of  follow up of cardiovascular events in a study conducted in Germany. … Continue reading

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You’re Not Who You Think You Are

By: David Fein, MD Medical Director You’re not who you think you are.  In fact, at least 90% of you isn’t you. Yes, by weight, you are mostly human.  But if we count the number of cells in your body, … Continue reading

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To PSA or Not To PSA- The Great Prostate Screening Debate

By: David A Fein, MD Medical Director It’s the second leading cause of cancer death and the most common cancer in non-smoking men. Prostate cancer claims more than 28,000 men each year.  It used to be an even more common cause … Continue reading

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The Next Ten Years

By: David A Fein, MD Medical Director This month Princeton Longevity Center is proud to celebrate our 10 Year Anniversary. From the start, many of you were quick to recognize the vital role of the new technologies offered at PLC … Continue reading

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Eating “Healthy” Could Be Making You Sick

By: David A Fein, MD Medical Director “The label says ‘no added sugar’ and it’s got lots of vitamins.  It’s healthy”, she said.  No amount of arguing seemed to convince her that the bottle of fruit juice she was holding … Continue reading

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