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Vegetable Consumption and Risk of Chronic Disease

Regular ingestion of vegetables may help reduce the incidence of chronic diseases, such as arthritis, myocardial infarction, angina pectoris, peptic ulcer, and bronchial asthma.

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Dietary Fruits and Arthritis

Regular consumption of fruits, such as blueberries, raspberries, strawberries, and pomegranates, may be beneficial in the prevention and treatment of arthritis.

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Callie's Cancer Part 2

Callie's Cancer Part 2
Guest Blogger Contribution.
This post is Part 2 of Callie's Cancer blog that was posted on Monday, 22 August 2016. Please see it here. As a recap; our beloved 14-year-old feline friend and companion, Callie, began a health decline several years ago. As her health decline accelerated, we feared she was dying of cancer - as...
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Sean Carney
Ken,Thank you once again for updating us about your cat's cancer. If I did not know you, and your cat, I would have a difficult t... Read More
Wednesday, January 25 2017 17:37
Linda Carney MD
Oh this is such wonderful news about Callie's improvement. Thank you very much for sharing your thoughts and her photo with us. ... Read More
Wednesday, January 25 2017 19:56
Chris Dove
What type of vegan diet did you feed her? Was it a dry commercial food or was it home made?
Thursday, February 16 2017 12:44
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Is Your Diet "Rich" Enough to get Gout?

Is Your Diet "Rich" Enough to get Gout?
Gout - the "Disease of Kings" - The incidence of gout has risen considerably in the last 40 years, affecting millions of men and women in the U.S. Gout is a type of painful inflammatory arthritis which is often referred to as the "disease of kings" because it was seen long ago in affluent classes such as...
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Sara Celeste Shannon
Are the cause gout and psuedogout the same? If no, what treatment do you recommend for pseudogout?
Tuesday, April 24 2018 17:26
Linda Carney MD
No, Sara, gout is caused by a different crystal than is pseudogout, but both pseudogout as well as gout are inflammatory arthropat... Read More
Tuesday, April 24 2018 17:38
Sara Celeste Shannon
Thank you Dr. Carney. That makes a lot of sense and I'm passing it along to my friend who is suffering with this condition. I wo... Read More
Wednesday, April 25 2018 18:22
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How do our Food Choices Promote Autoimmune Conditions?

How do our Food Choices Promote Autoimmune Conditions?
Autoimmune disease affects more than 23.5 million Americans and is a serious condition in which the body's own immune system attacks healthy cells within the body, believing that they are foreign substances. This condition can affect one or more parts of the body and is the leading cause of death in women 65 years or...
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Severe Rheumatoid Arthritis Success Stories

Severe Rheumatoid Arthritis Success Stories
Doctor John McDougall featured ten patient success stories that have cured their severe and near disabling inflammatory (mostly rheumatoid) arthritis. These stories are typical examples of results that can be obtained when following an aggressive unrefined, starch-based plant-food diet regime. They have not been selectively chosen as the "best case scenarios." Autoimmune disease is a serious...
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Etodolac is used to treat symptoms associated with osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis, including mild-to-moderate pain, infla... Read More
Monday, August 24 2015 04:42
Sean Carney
We view etodolac as having too many dangerous side effects when compared with the benefits of an oil-free whole-foods, plant-based... Read More
Monday, August 24 2015 11:41
Nice post.
Wednesday, September 14 2016 02:48
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