Archive for February 2015

Don’t know what to say to someone with cancer? Listen.

Wednesday was National Cancer Day, and messages of prevention and fighting cancer were abundant on the internet and social media. Cancer is, without a doubt, a common enemy of all people everywhere. While I cringe when I hear the word “hate” in almost every context, I can say it with total comfort when it comes […]

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American Heart Month: Pay it forward

February is American Heart Month, and it is a wonderful time for review of our lifestyles—what are we doing to prevent heart disease? What are we doing for ourselves, and what are we doing for others? I remember meeting John Rumberger, PhD, MD, FACC, a true pioneer of cardiovascular preventative medicine, approximately 17 years ago. […]

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