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Confused about cancer? Here's what we really do know about its causes

By Jonathan R. Goodman RED meat, cellphones, plastic drinking bottles, artificial sweeteners, power lines, coffee… Which of these have been linked with cancer? If you are unsure, you aren’t alone. The problem isn’t a lack of information. Rather, we are bombarded with so much information and misinformation about what might cause cancer that it is… Read More »

Excited About The Super Bowl? Just Beware The Dangers Of This Age-Old Elixir

New England Patriots Quarterback Tom Brady, right, embraces teammate Laurence Maroney Photographer: Jon Mahoney/Bloomberg NewsBLOOMBERG NEWS The Super Bowl is one of the most popular television sporting events in the world, with over 100 million people expected to watch the Big Game. Super Bowl Sunday also happens to be one of the largest drinking festivities… Read More »

What to know about front shoulder pain

Damage to the shoulder may result from repetitive movements, manual labor, sports, or aging. A person may also injure this part of the body due to a bad fall or accident. Many people visit the doctor with front, or anterior, shoulder pain. The shoulder is a mobile structure that allows the arm to move freely… Read More »