For Release: May 5, 2009¬† Sharai C. Amaya, MD, and Anthony N. Imudia, MD, Win 2008 Donald F. Richardson Memorial Prize Paper Awards Chicago, IL — The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) awarded the 2008-09 Donald F. Richardson Memorial Prize Paper Awards to ACOG Junior Fellows Sharai C. Amaya, MD, for her research paper “Dietary Impact...

If you know an overweight friend you might suggest to them that they may want to increase their soy intake. If you have read any of my past blogs you will know that not every soy product is a good choice.  However a recent study in Japan that was reported in the Journal  of Nutrition showed that increasing soy which as the isoflavones may decrease the risk of type...

In a new study published online in the Journal of the American Medical Association, http://jama.ama-assn.org/cgi/content/abstract/302/22/2437 (JAMA. 2009;302(22):2437-2443), the authors conclude that “among women with breast cancer, soy food consumption was significantly associated with decreased risk of death and recurrence.” This research conclusion is...