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3 Tips for the Ladies

In honor of October, Breast Cancer Awareness Month, we asked Dr. Mel what every woman should know about the most common cancer among women. She shared these 3 tips.

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I have learned through personal experience, as well as from observing the same phenomenon in friends, family, and patients over the years, that true wellbeing extends far beyond our physical

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Dads and Grads

June is known for so many things… Father’s day, graduations and promotions, June gloom, the summer solstice…Since I just returned from a trip to my hometown of Loris, SC, I

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Death of the Diet

“The key to achieving long-term health is not to follow a diet mindset, but rather to establish healthy habits that last year-round.”   How cancer develops is complex, but we

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Spring Crossroads

With Easter and Passover behind us, I am now reflecting on a crossroads. Just prior to the spring holidays, it was Nutrition Awareness Month (and before that, Cancer Prevention Month!).

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Awaken Your Alpha

This episode is about Epidemiology (the study of risk factors) With multidisciplinary training and experience in medical oncology, epidemiology, and clinical cancer genetics, Dr. Palomares, affectionately known as “Dr. Mel”,

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Daye in a Warrior

Working Toward a Cancer Free World with Dr. Mel Palomares What’s your cancer risk?  Trained in oncology, epidemiology, and genetics, Melanie R. Palomares, M.D., M.S., affectionately known as “Dr. Mel”,

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Legacy in the Making

012: What You Need to Outsmart Cancer – Dr Mel Palomares EPISODE GUEST: Dr Mel Palomares, triple board certified Preventative Oncologist is on a mission to create a cancer-free world.

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Women Lead Radio

The Cancer Prevention Movement Join us on Women Lead Radio as Donna Netwig, your host of Women on the Journey; Tales From the Trenches, has a conversation with Dr. Mel

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  1. Clinical Cancer Research 2021: https://clincancerres.aacrjournals.org/content/early/2021/01/05/1078-0432.CCR-20-3609
  2. Blood (journal of the American Society of Hematology) 2019: https://ashpublications.org/blood/article/134/Supplement_1/2843/423433/Low-Dose-Tamoxifen-LDTam-As-a-Breast-Cancer-BC
  3. NAWRB Magazine 2016: https://www.nawrb.com/superfoods-help-fight-cancer/
  4. International Innovation 2014: https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/fullarticle/207545
  5. Cancer Cell 2014: https://europepmc.org/article/med/24735924
  6. Science Daily 2011: https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2011/06/110606092736.htm
  7. Duarte View 2010: https://irp-cdn.multiscreensite.com/e69bb949/files/uploaded/view_pgs-9-10_for_web.pdf
  8. ABC News 2009: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/Healthday/story?id=7412473&page=1
  9. Health Day 2009: https://consumer.healthday.com/cancer-information-5/breast-cancer-news-94/no-verdict-yet-on-grape-seed-extract-vs-breast-cancer-626325.html
  10. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers, and Prevention 2007: https://cebp.aacrjournals.org/content/16/12_Supplement/B133
  11. Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) 2007: https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/fullarticle/207545
  12. Oncology News International 2006: https://www.cancernetwork.com/view/grape-seed-found-be-natural-aromatase-inhibitor
  13. Journal of the National Cancer Institute (JNCI) 2006: https://academic.oup.com/jnci/article/98/18/1275/2521754
  14. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers, and Prevention 2006: https://cebp.aacrjournals.org/content/15/7/1324.article-info
  15. Journal of Clinical Oncology 2005: https://ascopubs.org/doi/full/10.1200/JCO.2005.05.157
  16. Medscape General Medicine 2005: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1681426/
  17. OB/Gyn News 2005: https://cdn.mdedge.com/files/s3fs-public/issues/articles/70322_main_26.pdf
  18. Oncology Times 2005: https://journals.lww.com/oncology-times/fulltext/2005/04100/Diet___Breast_Cancer__New_Research_Reported_on_the.36.aspx
  19. Cancer Research 2004: https://cancerres.aacrjournals.org/content/64/7_Supplement/307.4