Category Archives: Cancer

Steve Jobs, Swayze and Landon’s Cancer Deaths Avoidable?

Updated: 2/17/2019, Marc Woodard Years ago I  was motivated to learn more about Pancreatic Cancer after hearing of Patrick Swayze’s diagnosis. Eighteen years earlier I recalled how shocked I was to hear about Michael Landon’s death from the same type of cancer in 1991.  And Steve Jobs in 2011. I thought what a loss of such talented and productive people.” These events highlighted the insidious nature of cancer in general. But especially brought national attention (more…)

How did They Live Past 116

Healthy relationships contribute to long life spans Updated: 22 December 2018 How do average people live well past 100 years of age and significantly longer with a 95 year average lifespan? Does it have anything to do with genetics, environment, habit, diet, exercise or something more or absent thereof? First let’s examine some of the longest living centurion biographies on record. And after reviewing these biographies, we’ll connect the dots to make a correlation to their longevity lifestyle secrets. (more…)

“FDA Bans Hydrogenated Trans Fats”

Updated: 14 Nov 2018, Marc Woodard In order to understand how unhealthy Trans Fats are it is necessary to first define and relate to them and how this unhealthy fat got into our food in the first place. And why the FDA agrees it’s not fit for human consumption. Hydrogenated Trans fats were invented in the 1890s. What took the FDA so long to put a ban on the hydrogenation of vegetable oils?And even with a ban does this keep Trans Fats out of our diet? (more…)