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Media Madness: fish oil supplements and prostate cancer

by Dr. Jonny Bowden Reviewing the new study that’s been widely reported as showing fish oil supplements increase the risk of prostate cancer puts me in mind of a recent review of a Kenny G album: “There’s a lot to … Continue reading

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Effectiveness of non-drug therapies in hypertension

A review published online on August 25, 2011 in the Journal of Clinical Hypertension concludes that lifestyle interventions such as the Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension (DASH) diet, as well as nutritional supplements including coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10) and potassium, are … Continue reading

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Multivitamin supplements unrelated to breast cancer risk in large U.S. study

A Harvard Medical School study followed more than 37,000 U.S. women for 10 years and found no correlation between multivitamin use and breast cancer risk. Researchers from Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women’s Hospital recently evaluated possible associations between … Continue reading

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