Wellness

Colon Cancer Screening During a Pandemic (a.k.a. Why is March Blue?)

Colon Cancer Screening During a Pandemic  (a.k.a. Why is March Blue?)   PowerPoint Presentation Colon Cancer Screening During a Pandemic  (a.k.a. Why is March Blue?)   written by Julia Korenman, M.D.on Sunday, September 27, 2020 Every March, I blog about colon cancer screening for colon cancer awareness month. This year, the state shut down. Our endoscopy centers shut …

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Diet, Our Microbiome, and Our Risk For Heart and Kidney Disease

written by Marsha Seidelman, M.D. on Friday, August 14, 2020 Last week, I attended – virtually, of course – the annual International Conference on Nutrition in Medicine cosponsored by the GW University School of Medicine and the Physician’s Committee for Responsible Medicine. Dr. Wilson Tang is the Research Director of Heart Failure and Transplant at …

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Intermittent Fasting – Is there any scientific basis for it?

written by Marsha Seidelman, M.D. on Sunday, January 19, 2020 Intermittent fasting has become popular both for weight loss and health improvement.  People have adapted this to be anything from alternate day fasts, drastically restricting calories for 2 days each week(a 5:2 plan), or restricting eating to a certain number of hours per day, usually …

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