• Breast Cancer Awareness

    Breasts, Sugar Cookies, and Cancer Centers

    Thursday, October 23, 2014

      As a radiation oncologist who specializes in breast cancer, the month of October is always a special time for me. For those of you who do not know, October is breast cancer awareness month. This annual campaign stands to promote awareness of breast cancer along with increasing the encouragement of women to take the […]

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    The Ketogenic Diet and Cancer: Where We Stand

    Monday, October 20, 2014

      The ketogenic diet has recently taken off as a potential treatment option for many medical issues, including obesity, diabetes, and neurodegenerative disease.   The potent improvement in metabolic dysfunction in those who are overweight or have coronary artery disease and those with other metabolic health issues has been shown multiple times in many important […]

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  • DB

    Exercise: When Less is More

    Friday, October 17, 2014

      With summer behind us and the days shortening, daily activity and exercise become even more important. No longer does the weather and late sunsets welcome us outside, easily allowing us to engage in sports, activities, and exercise.   Motivation now takes over as the key to physical activity, especially during the cold winter months, […]

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  • Bone Broth

    Let Food Be Thy Medicine

    Wednesday, October 8, 2014

      My article this week focuses on one of my favorite and rarely discussed benefits of fat: conjugated linoleic acid.   For simplicity, we will call it CLA, and to stress its importance, one of the many studies looking to supplement it to fight cancer, diabetes, or obesity recently took place. It showed some potential […]

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  • Pololu Valley, Hawaii

    On-the-Go: Healthy Travel Tips

    Tuesday, October 7, 2014

      We have officially reached vacation season. Many vacationers are undergoing crash diets and exercise programs to shape up for the beach or a visit overseas. However, few think about methods to keep the weight off and stay healthy once they arrive at their destination.   Before setting off on a trip, everyone has an […]

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Jan
26

Podcast 31: Exercise Risk and Reward

  What happens when you merge the worlds of doctor and personal trainer?   What do you find at the crossroads of medicine, theory and practice?   The Relentless Roger and the Caveman Doctor (RRCD) Podcast:  Simplifying complex issues for healthy living     The podcast exists to take our daily efforts in the physical […]

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Jan
14

Podcast 30: Are Vegetarians Murderers?

  What happens when you merge the worlds of doctor and personal trainer?   What do you find at the crossroads of medicine, theory and practice?   The Relentless Roger and the Caveman Doctor (RRCD) Podcast:  Simplifying complex issues for healthy living     The podcast exists to take our daily efforts in the physical […]

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Jan
7

Podcast 29: Responsible Supplementation

  What happens when you merge the worlds of doctor and personal trainer?   What do you find at the crossroads of medicine, theory and practice?   The Relentless Roger and the Caveman Doctor (RRCD) Podcast:  Simplifying complex issues for healthy living     The podcast exists to take our daily efforts in the physical […]

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A right frontal lobe glioblastoma multiforme.  A devastating disease.  Retrospective data has shown that in patient's with GBMs, the higher a patient's blood glucose, the worse they do with treatment.
Jan
1

An Introduction: A Ketogenic Diet for Cancer

  Caveman Doctor often discusses ketogenic diets in his posts and podcasts (whatever a podcast is).  However, he frequently gets questions regarding a ketogenic diet as well as those asking for a simple description.  Therefore, he set out to explain a ketogenic diet and cancer in less than 1,000 words.     A Ketogenic Diet […]

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Dec
23

Podcast 28: Paleo is the worst?

  What happens when you merge the worlds of doctor and personal trainer?   What do you find at the crossroads of medicine, theory and practice?   The Relentless Roger and the Caveman Doctor (RRCD) Podcast:  Simplifying complex issues for healthy living     The podcast exists to take our daily efforts in the physical […]

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Dec
9

Podcast 27: Salads and Sex?

  What happens when you merge the worlds of doctor and personal trainer?   What do you find at the crossroads of medicine, theory and practice?   The Relentless Roger and the Caveman Doctor (RRCD) Podcast:  Simplifying complex issues for healthy living     The podcast exists to take our daily efforts in the physical […]

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Dec
6

Surrounding Ourselves with Carcinogens: When in Rome

  Caveman Doctor watches very little television (ever since the National Geographic living room fiasco on ’95).  However, he was recently watching Rome, which along with John Adams and Parks and Recreation, is possibly the greatest show ever created.  They actually ran out of money and crammed several seasons into Season 2, providing Caveman Doctor […]

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Dec
1

Podcast 26: Say Sorry to Saturated Fat

  What happens when you merge the worlds of doctor and personal trainer?   What do you find at the crossroads of medicine, theory and practice?   The Relentless Roger and the Caveman Doctor (RRCD) Podcast:  Simplifying complex issues for healthy living     The podcast exists to take our daily efforts in the physical […]

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