Posts Tagged "obesity"

Fat-clogged cells explain why obesity can cause cancer

Posted on Mar 21, 2019 in Cancer, Chronic Disease

Hear what Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the November 12, 2018 Advanced Medicine Show (click link above to listen to the show) A new discovery could explain why obese people are more likely to develop cancer, scientists say. A type of cell the body uses to destroy cancerous tissue gets clogged by fat and stops working, the team, from Trinity College Dublin, found. Obesity is the biggest preventable cause of cancer in the UK after smoking, Cancer Research UK says. And more than one in 20 cancer cases – about 22,800 cases each year in the UK –...

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Speak to yourself nicely: People who say they are sickly are more likely to be, even if they’re physically active

Posted on Aug 2, 2018 in Health & Wellness

Hear what Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the May 7, 2018 Advanced Medicine Show It’s time to stop being too hard on yourself. According to a study, your perception of your fitness, especially compared to your peers, may affect your actual physical health. The study, which was led by researchers from Stanford University, had determined that individuals who believe they’re not as active as people who are the same age could be at risk of dying younger compared to those who perceive themselves as more active – even if both groups have the same activity levels....

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Medical Rewind – June 29th

Posted on Aug 17, 2015 in Uncategorized

If you missed Medical Rewind with Dr. Rashid A. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell, be sure to go to www.MedicalRewind.com to listen to the show replay. 1st up for RSB & Dr. Buttar is actually a promising study out of Tufts University which happily challenges Michelle Obama’s calorie counting philosophy toward beating obesity, as nutrition experts proclaim “research has shown that a diet rich in healthy fats can be better for people, particularly if those fats help offset consumption of foods containing high levels of salt, sugar and refined grains”.   RSB & Dr. Buttar will give their...

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Obesity Now Costs the World $2 Trillion a Year

Posted on Aug 4, 2015 in Health & Wellness

Listen to what Dr. Rashid A. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the June 15th Medical Rewind Show ***************************** Half the world’s population could be obese by 2030, warns a McKinsey Global Institute report The global cost of obesity has risen to $2 trillion annually, according to a new report, more than the combined costs of armed violence, war and terrorism. The McKinsey Global Institute report says currently almost 30% of the world’s population is obese, and that if present trends continue, that almost half the population will be clinically...

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Medical Rewind – June 15th

Posted on Aug 3, 2015 in Medical Rewind

If you missed Medical Rewind with Dr. Rashid A. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell, be sure to go to www.MedicalRewind.com to listen to the show replay. First issue on the operating table is the ever growing epidemic of obesity in the world, as a McKinsey Global Institute report warns half the world’s population could be obese by 2030. RSB & Dr. Buttar will also delve into the world of orthodontics as they answer how extracting a tooth can possibly lead to cardiac arrest. They will also tackle the significance of the discovery of a immune system mechanism that attacks viruses such as the...

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