Newsletter Posts

Belief Opens All Possibilities

You’re driving, and you come to an intersection. Do you turn left, right, or continue ahead? If you know your destination, the decision usually isn’t hard, but sometimes you get new information, like a roadblock up ahead, or a strong storm coming at you from the left,...

Cancer Genes Are Often Ignored

"You don’t know what you don’t know.” That simple sentence implies a lot. Most of the gaps in our knowledge are in areas where we don’t think we have gaps in our knowledge, because we never heard the right information. Modern news media in particular plays on this, as...

Cancer and Mutations — All Environmentally Driven

Have you ever read a book and found a typo? A professional book which was edited and reviewed still had an error in it. Or something going through an automated assembly line fails — the process works thousands of times in a row, but then you get a dud. Even highly...

Altered Personalities — Your Genes Have Many Faces

Six Americans trapped in Iran in 1979 were in hiding. A CIA master of disguise, Tony Mendez, was sent to extricate them. Discovery would mean painful death for Tony and the Americans. Tony created a fake film company, gave the Americans Canadian passports, disguised...

With Cancer-Shift the Odds in Your Favor

Gambling —it’s never a good idea, yet each year people flock to Las Vegas to do just that. Why is it a bad idea? Because in each game played there, the “House” has the odds tilted in its favor, so that eventually and on average, the players lose money. There is no way...

Prayer Can Improve Your Health and Lengthen Your Life

We all have beliefs. We believe we will wake up tomorrow, even though most of us have no idea how that can happen or how sleep works. We go to bed fearlessly, confident of awakening tomorrow. We have faith in the ability of pilots to fly planes, and we believe that if...

Intermittent Fasting — the Good Fad

A fad is something that becomes popular quickly, but then often fades away. But some fads stick around because they have lasting value. Something that gains popularity quickly may or may not have value, but if it does, it continues to be popular, and eventually...

Cell Communication Drives Behavior

The scientific process is excellent at gathering data. But the interpretation of that data is left up to people, who can make mistakes, especially if operating from a biased mindset. Just because a study is carefully done by top notch researchers, don’t expect that...

Cancer is Selfish

Who are we? What are we? There are two main views in the world that attempt to answer the questions. The first is that there was a “Big Bang” or undirected natural forces came together to eventually develop higher and higher levels of complexity, organization, and...

The Top Superfood

According to the Pew Research Center, a nationwide polling firm, only 20% of U.S. adults say they trust the government to “do the right thing”, but when it comes to their trust as to how well the government "ensures good food and medicine”, 62% trust the government....