Cancer Prevention Tips West Hollywood CA

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.

Scott M Eisenkop, MD
(818) 905-1901
4835 Van Nuys Blvd
Sherman Oaks, CA
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Women's Cancer Center
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Oncology

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(213) 226-6352
1562 Blue Jay Way
Los Angeles, CA
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Oncology (Cancer)
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Graduation Year: 2007

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Leland Mitchell Green, MD
(310) 888-8680
9090 Wilshire Blvd Ste 200
Beverly Hills, CA
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Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
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Male
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Medical School: Suny-Hlth Sci Ctr At Brooklyn, Coll Of Med, Brooklyn Ny 11203
Graduation Year: 1975
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Hospital: Cedars Sinai Med Ctr, W Hollywood, Ca; Century City Hosp, Los Angeles, Ca
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(323) 964-1440
6200 Wilshire Blvd Ste 1510
Los Angeles, CA
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Oncology (Cancer)
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Male
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Medical School: Univ Of The Philippines, Coll Of Med, Manila, Philippines
Graduation Year: 1982
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Hospital: City Of Angels Med Ctr, Los Angeles, Ca
Group Practice: Queen Of Angels Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center

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(310) 423-8045
8700 Beverly Blvd
Los Angeles, CA
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Oncology (Cancer)
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Male
Education
Medical School: A Einstein Coll Of Med Of Yeshiva Univ, Bronx Ny 10461
Graduation Year: 1978

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Richy Agajanian, MD
(562) 869-1201
11480 Brookshire Avenue
Downey, CA
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The Oncology Institute of Hope and Innovation
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Oncology
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Residency Training: University of California, Irvine College of Medicine
Medical School: UCLA Olive View Medical Center/ Cedars Sinai Medical Center,
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Member Organizations: American Society of Clinical Oncology American Medical Association American Society of Hematology Armenian American Medical Association Society of General Internal Medicine Medical Oncology Association of Southern California Pi Kappa Fraternity
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(310) 659-6770
150 N Robertson Blvd
Beverly Hills, CA
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Radiation Oncology

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(310) 855-6387
8700 Beverly Blvd Rm 4310
West Hollywood, CA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Cornell Univ Med Coll, New York Ny 10021
Graduation Year: 1947

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(310) 888-8680
9090 Wilshire Blvd
Beverly Hills, CA
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West Hollywood, CA
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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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