St. Thomas Medical Group Endoscopy Center specializes in colon cancer screening and the treatment of gastrointestinal problems. Our outpatient, freestanding endoscopic facility proudly serves the greater Nashville area. We provide quality care in a friendly, comfortable setting.
New Nutrition Guidelines for Preventing Cancer
New research published in the Journal of the American College of Nutrition shows six dietary guidelines that can help lower the risk of cancer, and the overall recommendation is to build your meals around fruits, vegetables and legumes.
Red Meat Linked to Breast Cancer
Using a statistical model, the researchers estimated that the women who ate the most red meat showed an increase of 6.8 cases of breast cancer for every 1,000 women over the course of 20 years.