Tag Archives: Preventable

The Most Common Cancer Among Boys and Young Men is Almost Completely Preventable

Dear Mr. Dad: I’m a single mother and my teenage son rather sheepishly told me that he thinks there’s something wrong “down there.” When I asked what he meant, he said something doesn’t feel right.  He’s not the kind of kid who complains about is health very much, so I took him to his pediatrician… Read More »

Is Macular Degeneration Preventable?

An intriguing presentation about the possible link between age-related macular degeneration (AMD) and processed food consumption literally caught my eye. As presented in the featured video, ophthalmologist Dr. Chris Knobbe, founder and president of the Cure AMD Foundation, suggests the common assertion macular degeneration is caused by aging or genetics is a mistaken one. Given… Read More »