Pathologist Hastings NE

Science now indicates that freeze'dried berries, specifically black raspberries, inhibit cancer development by restoring hundreds of cancer-altered genes to their normal state. Read on to find more information.

Susan Claire Loeffel, MD
2115 N Kansas Ave
Hastings, NE
Specialties
Anatomic And Clinical Pathology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med, Omaha Ne 68198
Graduation Year: 1977

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David Allen Demick, MD
310 University St
Hastings, NE
Specialties
Anatomic And Clinical Pathology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Il Coll Of Med, Chicago Il 60680
Graduation Year: 1980

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Susan Claire Loeffel
(402) 463-4521
715 N Saint Joseph Ave
Hastings, NE
Specialty
Pathology

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Christine A Webster
(402) 731-4145
4840 F St
Omaha, NE
Specialty
Pathology

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Poonam Sharma
(402) 449-4630
601 N 30th St
Omaha, NE
Specialty
Pathology

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David Allan DeMick
(402) 463-4521
715 N Saint Joseph Ave
Hastings, NE
Specialty
Pathology

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Elvin Gene Brown, MD
(402) 461-5185
715 N Saint Joseph Ave
Hastings, NE
Specialties
Anatomic And Clinical Pathology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med, Omaha Ne 68198
Graduation Year: 1971
Hospital
Hospital: Mary Lanning Memorial Hospital, Hastings, Ne
Group Practice: Hastings Pathology Assoc

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D Wells Goodrich, MD
(540) 668-6927
8200 Dodge St
Omaha, NE
Specialties
Psychiatry, Clinical Pathology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Harvard Med Sch, Boston Ma 02115
Graduation Year: 1947

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Nancy Elizabeth Cornish, MD
(402) 354-4554
Omaha, NE
Specialties
Medical Microbiology, Anatomic And Clinical Pathology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Vt Coll Of Med, Burlington Vt 05405
Graduation Year: 1990
Hospital
Hospital: Childrens Mem Hosp, Omaha, Ne

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Peter W Schilke
(308) 630-1398
4021 Avenue B
Scottsbluff, NE
Specialty
Pathology

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Better Berries to Fight Cancer

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By Lindsay Wilson

The next time you toss a handful of berries into your morning smoothie, reach for freeze-dried instead of fresh or frozen. Science now indicates that freeze-dried berries, specifically black raspberries, inhibit cancer development by restoring hundreds of cancer-altered genes to their normal state.

“There are certain genes that play a role in the development of cancer, and while most cancer treatments only target one gene at a time, the berries have a ‘genome-wide’ effect, meaning they target many cancer-causing genes at once,” says lead researcher Gary D. Stoner, professor of pathology, human nutrition, and medicine at Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center.

Berries are about 90 percent water and freeze-drying them removes the water while leaving the structure intact. This concentrates the cancer-preventive compounds—vitamins, minerals, phenols, and phytosterols—about 10 times, explains Stoner. He adds that fresh and frozen berries are probably protective as well, but we’d have to eat a lot more of them to get the same benefits. Also, keep in mind that some nutrients are lost when fruit is heated or cooked, so it’s best to eat your berries (freeze-dried or fresh) just as they are.

We like: Just Tomatoes, Etc.’s variety of organic dried berries, including Organic Just Raspberries ($5.50, 1.5 oz tub; justtomatoes.com ), or Wilderness Family Naturals freeze-dried organic raspberries in either whole or powdered form. ($22.45 to $18.50, 8 oz whole or powdered; wildernessfamilynaturals.com ). —LW

Author: Lindsay Wilson

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