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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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New Study Highlights the Power of Heart Scans

A new study published in the latest issue of the medical journal Lancet shows that a CT Heart Scan is a better predictor of heart attack risk than cholesterol levels or C-Reactive Protein.  Heart Scans provide a direct look at … Continue reading

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Losing The Danger of Being Fat Without Dieting

Obesity is a growing problem in the USA with more than 60% of the population now classified as overweight and more than 30% are obese.  We tend to think of overweight people as destined to be at high risk for … Continue reading

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Cut Your Alzheimers Disease Risk in Half

A study published this week in the Lancet Neurology indicates that up to half of the cases of Alzheimers Disease may be related to just seven risk factors.  The implication is that avoiding or improving these risk factors in your … Continue reading

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