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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Philomena F Mc Andrew, MD
(310) 888-8680
9090 Wilshire Blvd Fl 2
Beverly Hills, CA
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Oncology (Cancer)
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Female
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Medical School: Univ Of Pa Sch Of Med, Philadelphia Pa 19104
Graduation Year: 1978

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(310) 888-8680
9090 Wilshire Blvd Fl 2
Beverly Hills, CA
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Oncology (Cancer)
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Female
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Medical School: Univ Of Southern Ca Sch Of Med, Los Angeles Ca 90033
Graduation Year: 1995

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Agustin A Garcia, MD
(310) 420-9364
310 N San Vicente Blvd Fl 3
Los Angeles, CA
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Oncology (Cancer)
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Medical School: Univ Anahuac, Esc De Med, Mexico Df, Mexico
Graduation Year: 1988
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Hospital: Lac-University Of Southern Ca, Los Angeles, Ca

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(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
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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 Ste 160
Beverly Hills, CA
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Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
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Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ca, Los Angeles, Ucla Sch Of Med, Los Angeles Ca 90024
Graduation Year: 1974
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Hospital: Memorial Hosp Of Gardena, Gardena, Ca
Group Practice: Beverly Hills Radiation Onclgy

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(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
Education
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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(310) 888-8680
9090 Wilshire Blvd
Beverly Hills, CA
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Hematology / Oncology

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(310) 423-0709
8700 Beverly Blvd
Los Angeles, CA
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Oncology (Cancer)
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Male
Education
Medical School: Yale Univ Sch Of Med, New Haven Ct 06510
Graduation Year: 1974

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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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