In the journal PLOS One, researchers from the University of California-San Diego (UCSD) School of Medicine report how they analyzed the link between vitamin D and cancer to determine what blood level of vitamin D was required to effectively reduce cancer risk. The study included all invasive cancers, excluding skin cancer. One of the authors, Cedric Garland, adjunct professor in the UCSD School of Medicine Department of [...]
Doctors in the US were able to keep a woman with deadly multiple myeloma - an incurable bone marrow cancer - free of all signs of living cancer cells for over 6 months.
To support the American Heart Association and Wear Red Day, Premier Specialty Network is reminding you to wear red tomorrow, Friday, February 1 2019!
Rheumatology Sullivan, MO: Dr. Romila Aslam, M.D. PSN is proud to work with Dr. Aslam and BJC to provide Rheumatology services in Sullivan, MO. Dr. Romila Aslam specializes in rheumatology and has over 20 years of experience in the field of medicine. American Board of Rheumatology Certified December 2008 American Board of Internal Medicine. Certified [...]
Rural individuals face many health disparities compared to urban individuals. Poverty and poor access to healthcare contribute greatly to these disparities. Overall, rural communities are in poorer health than others.
This seminar is designed for primary care physicians, gastroenterologists, gastrointestinal surgeons and their associates who participate in the care of patients with gastrointestinal and hepatic disorders.
Dr. Mirza specializes in the treatment of genitourinary malignancies including prostate, bladder, kidney, testicular and penile cancers. He performs open, endoscopic, laparoscopic and robotic surgeries.
Clinically, Dr. Lee's main areas of interest include bladder, kidney, penile, prostate and testicular cancers. In addition, he will be running a basic science laboratory where he will focus on translational bladder cancer research.
Dr. de la Paz is a Board Certified Urologist and has a special interest in the treatment and management of stone disease, benign prostatic hyperplasia and vasectomies. He is a member of the American Urological Association and Endourological Society.