High-soy diets can reduce the risk of breast cancer recurrence and death.

High-soy diets can reduce the risk of breast cancer recurrence and death.Amplify’d from http://www.chicagotribune.com Soy's connections to breast cancer now questionedSeptember 22, 2010Where it was once believed too much soy in a diet could increase the risk of developing breast cancer, newer findings suggest high-soy diets can reduce the risk of breast cancer recurrence and … Continue reading High-soy diets can reduce the risk of breast cancer recurrence and death.

For Women with BRCA Mutations, Prophylactic Surgery Reduces Cancer Risk

During 3 years of follow-up, none of the women who had a mastectomy developed breast cancer, while 7 percent of the women who didn’t have the surgery were diagnosed with breast cancer.Amplify’d from http://www.cancer.govFor Women with BRCA Mutations, Prophylactic Surgery Reduces Cancer RiskProphylactic surgery to remove the breasts and ovaries is an effective way to … Continue reading For Women with BRCA Mutations, Prophylactic Surgery Reduces Cancer Risk

For Women with BRCA Mutations, Prophylactic Surgery Reduces Cancer Risk

For Women with BRCA Mutations, Prophylactic Surgery Reduces Cancer RiskAmplify’d from http://www.nytimes.comPrevention: Surgery Sharply Reduces Risk of 2 Cancers By RONI CARYN RABIN Published: September 6, 2010 Recommend Twitter Sign In to E-Mail Print Reprints ShareCloseLinkedinDiggMixxMySpaceYahoo! BuzzPermalink About 1 in 400 women carry genetic mutations that put them at high risk for breast and ovarian … Continue reading For Women with BRCA Mutations, Prophylactic Surgery Reduces Cancer Risk

Internal Hernias after Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass

66 internal hernias occurred in 63 patients, an incidence of 3.1%. 1 patient presented with a traditional adhesive band and small bowel obstruction. 20% of patients had normal preoperative small bowel series and/or CT scans. The site of internal hernias varied: 44 - mesocolon; 14 - jejunal mesentery; 5 - Petersen's space.Amplify’d from http://www.springerlink.com66 internal … Continue reading Internal Hernias after Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass

Internal Hernia after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass

Internal Hernia after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, IH after LRYGBP has an incidence of 2.51%.Amplify’d from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.govObes Surg. 2006 Oct;16(10):1265-71.Internal hernia after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass for morbid obesity.Iannelli A, Facchiano E, Gugenheim J.Service de Chirurgie Digestive et Transplantation Hépatique, Hôpital Archet, Nice, France. antonio_iannelli@hotmail.comAbstractBACKGROUND: Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (LRYGBP) is associated with a relatively … Continue reading Internal Hernia after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass

Dr. Rutledge talks about the Afferent/Blind Loop Syndrome

Dr. Rutledge talks about the Afferent/Blind Loop Syndrome and the MGBAmplify’d from http://www.youtube.com AfferentLoopSyndrm Added: September 19, 2010, 05:06 PM Time: 2:27 Raw File: AfferentLoopSyndrm.mp4 Broadcast: Public Live! Views: 2 Comments: 0 Responses: 0 Delete Play Edit Annotations Captions AudioSwap Insight Promote Download MP4 Enable Revenue Sharing Read more at http://www.youtube.com See this Amp at http://amplify.com/u/avns

Rare Complication of the MGB: Blind Loop/Afferent Loop Syndrome

Rare Complication of the MGB: Blind Loop/Afferent Loop Syndrome: This rare complication of the MGB (and other bypass surgery including RNY bypass) can be a debilitating, serious and deadly complication. The most critical factor is recognition and therapy (usually with Flagyl, an antibiotic.)Amplify’d from http://www.nlm.nih.gov A service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine National … Continue reading Rare Complication of the MGB: Blind Loop/Afferent Loop Syndrome

Stomach Cancer and Fried Beef: Eating beef >4 x week => 2 x the risk stomach cancer!!!

Recent studies have further evaluated the relationship associated with methods of cooking meat and the development of specific types of cancer. One study conducted by researchers from NCI's Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics found a link between individuals with stomach cancer and the consumption of cooked meats. The researchers assessed the diets and cooking … Continue reading Stomach Cancer and Fried Beef: Eating beef >4 x week => 2 x the risk stomach cancer!!!

Stomach Cancer; Fruits, Veggies and Cereal=Good; Red/Processed Meat=Bad

gastric cancer risk was inversely associated with 1. high plasma vitamin C, (Citrus Fruits etc) 2. carotenoids, and. retinol (two types of Vitamin A: Retinol and Carotenoids; Retinol is found in animal and dairy foods. Carotenoids are found in plant foods.) 3. α-tocopherol, (Vitamin E; walnuts, peanuts, pecans, wheat, rice, corn, leafy vegetables...) 4. high … Continue reading Stomach Cancer; Fruits, Veggies and Cereal=Good; Red/Processed Meat=Bad

“Fruits and vegetables can protect against cancer.”

"Epidemiological findings suggest that foods rich in fruits and vegetables can protect against cancer."Amplify’d from pubmedhh.nlm.nih.govpidemiological findings suggest that foods rich in fruits and vegetables can protect against cancer.U.S. National Library of MedicineTitle: Fruits and vegetables protect against the genotoxicity of heterocyclic aromatic amines activated by human xenobiotic-metabolizing enzymes expressed in immortal mammalian cells.Journal: Mutat … Continue reading “Fruits and vegetables can protect against cancer.”