Diabetes and Duck Dynasty

By now, most of us are familiar with the rowdy, family-oriented and simply entertaining Robertson family featured in A&E’s reality television show, Duck Dynasty.  The show provides glimpses into a successful and close-knit family business built on long beards and famous duck calls and is downright fun to watch. Episodes are filled with the exciting adventures of … Continue reading Diabetes and Duck Dynasty

Could Chemotherapy Drugs Cause Heart Failure? Debunking the Modern Myth.

A recent article by VITALS, an NBCNews.com health blog, states that breast cancer patients may be at a higher risk of heart failure due to two common chemotherapy drugs. According to the article, in a study published in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute, 12,000 women who received a chemotherapy regimen were at a 20 percent … Continue reading Could Chemotherapy Drugs Cause Heart Failure? Debunking the Modern Myth.