Patients often make an appointment with me to get help reducing the number of drugs they're taking. Because I'm a geriatrician and was a pharmacist, I have a real passion for the appropriate use of medication.
Patients are surprised when, looking through their list, the first thing I suggest dropping is a vitamin. This leads to a lengthy and interesting conversation (sometimes an argument).
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Advice on avoiding cancer or a recurrence
By Mary Brolley, MD Anderson staff writer
Lorenzo Cohen, Ph.D., started out a typical, meat-eating kid, then teenager.
Since then he's become a cancer researcher devoted to living a healthier lifestyle.