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Eating red meat increases cancer risk. Why is red meat so bad? Recent research revealed at least part of the answer as chronic inflammation. Read on to find out more information on the connection between red meat and cancer.

Eric Dean Mininberg, MD
(404) 350-9853
95 Collier Rd NW Ste 5015
Atlanta, GA
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Oncology (Cancer)
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Medical School: Univ Of Va Sch Of Med, Charlottesville Va 22908
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Donald J Filip
(404) 355-9243
105 Collier Rd Nw
Atlanta, GA
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Hematology / Oncology

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1938 Peachtree Road Northwest
Atlanta, GA
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M
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Oncologist
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Spencer S Brewer Jr, MD
(404) 355-4031
1938 Peachtree Rd NW Ste 407
Atlanta, GA
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Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology
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Male
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Medical School: Duke Univ Sch Of Med, Durham Nc 27710
Graduation Year: 1952
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Hospital: Piedmont Hosp, Atlanta, Ga

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Randolph Martin York, MD
(404) 350-9853
95 Collier Rd NW Ste 5015
Atlanta, GA
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Oncology (Cancer)
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Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med, Augusta Ga 30912
Graduation Year: 1969
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Hospital: Piedmont Hosp, Atlanta, Ga

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Robert Stevens Allen, MD
(404) 355-9243
105 Collier Rd NW Ste 3040
Atlanta, GA
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Oncology (Cancer)
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Male
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Medical School: Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med, Augusta Ga 30912
Graduation Year: 1980

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Dr.Sheryl Gabram
(404) 778-1900
1968 Peachtree Road Northwest
Atlanta, GA
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F
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Oncologist
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Adam Wayne Nowlan
(404) 605-1755
1968 Peachtree Rd Nw
Atlanta, GA
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Radiation Oncology

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Dr.Perry Ballard
275 Collier Road Northwest #500
Atlanta, GA
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M
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Oncologist
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Hospital: Piedmont
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Linda Keller Wobeck, MD
(404) 605-3319
1968 Peachtree Road North West South
Atlanta, GA
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Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
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Female
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Medical School: Emory Univ Sch Of Med, Atlanta Ga 30322
Graduation Year: 1993

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Connection Between Red Meat and Cancer

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By Beth Bence Reinke

Yet another study—this one including more than half a million people—confirms what our docs have been warning us about: Eating red meat increases cancer risk. So we can’t help but wonder, Why is red meat so bad? Recent research revealed at least part of the answer as chronic inflammation. Scientists discovered that red meat introduces a certain sugar molecule that the body doesn’t recognize, therefore causing an inflammatory immune response. This response leads to chronic inflammation—a known risk factor for cancer. But there is good news: As the inflammation goes down, so does the risk. Speaking of chronic inflammation, instead of using nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID) to reduce it, simply reach in your spice cabinet. According to Bharat Aggarwal, PhD, professor of cancer medicine at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, natural anti-inflammatories like curcumin (found in turmeric and curry powder) are effective against chronic inflammation without the side effects of prescription or OTC drugs. Aggarwal recommends taking 500 mg of curcumin a day.
—Beth Bence Reinke

Author: Beth Bence Reinke

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