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The BRCA Gene & Breast Cancer

May 28, 2013

Scientific Literature & Abstracts

Angelina Jolie’s Double mastectomy: What We Know About BRCA Mutations and Breast Cancer (TIME health)

http://healthland.time.com/2013/05/14/angelina-jolies-double-mastectomy-what-we-know-about-brca-mutations-and-breast-cancer    

S.G. Komen website/Inherited Gene Mutations

http://ww5.komen.org/BreastCancer/InheritedGeneticMutations.html

BRCA gene test for breast cancer (Mayo Clinic staff)

http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/brca-gene-test/MY00322

BRCA Mutation (Wikipedia article)

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/BRCA_mutation

Association for Molecular Pathology v Myriad Genetics (Wikipedia article)

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Association_for_Molecular_Pathology_v._Myriad_Genetics

 


Introducing: Momentum Physical Therapy

May 21, 2013

Scientific Literature & Abstracts

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Updates In Heart Health: Probiotics & Niacin

May 14, 2013

Scientific Literature & Abstracts

Intestinal flora again implicated in CAD; but this time, also CV events

 http://www.theheart.org/article/1532541.do

Intestinal Microbial Metabolism of Phosphatidylcholine and Cardiovascular Risk

Tang WH

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa1109400

How Eating Probiotic-Rich Can Protect You From Heart Disease

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/donna-gates/probiotics-_b_1543045.html?view=screen

Choline and TMAO: Eggs Still Don’t Cause Heart Disease

http://chriskresser.com/choline-and-tmao-eggs-still-dont-cause-heart-disease

Potential of probiotics in controlling cardiovascular diseases

Saini R, et.al

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3023901/

Niacin: Throwing the baby out with the bathwater

A. Doneen, MSN and B. Bale, MD

http://www.baledoneen.com/announcements/journal-of-arteriology-volume-2-march-2013

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The Future Of American Football

May 7, 2013

Scientific Literature & Abstracts

American football industry is on its deathbed

 John Kass

 http://articles.chicagotribune.com/2013-04-24/news/ct-met-kass-0424-20130424_1_future-football-players-nfl-draft-the-nfl

Collateral Damage

Matt Calkins

http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2013/may/01/tp-collateral-damage/?print&page=all

The Fight for Junior Seau’s Brain

Steve Fainaru and Mark Fainaru-Wada

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/sports/concussion-watch/in-brawl-for-seau-brain-a-proxy-war-over-concussion-science/?fb_action_ids=615363405158024&fb_action_types=og.recommends&fb_source=aggregation&fb_aggregation_id=288381481237582