Every Monday since October 24, 2005, Richard Béliveau, Ph.D., publishes a column in the section Votre Vie (Your Life) in the Journal de Montréal in which he describes the latest developments on maintaining health through diet in an easy-to-read and engaging style. Thanks to the generosity of the Journal de Montréal, you can download and consult all of the columns in high resolution PDF format from our website.
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Chemotherapy: the Essential Role of the Immune System
Chemotherapeutic medications are used in the treatment of several cancers because of their ability to block the uncontrolled growth of cancer cells. One recent study has shown that the involvement of the immune system plays a crucial role in the efficacity of these treatments. Download the column.
Hot Dogs Lead to an Early Grave
Delicatessan meats are popular foods because of their low cost and ease of consumption. Nevertheless, eating these foods can involve a threat to one's health as consumers of sausage, bacon, smoked meat and ham have a 45% higher risk of early death. Download the column.