Tag Archives: Life

A day in the life of Dr. Mercola

This week, Mercola.com celebrates its 22nd anniversary. I launched the first, much smaller version of this website in 1997 to share the latest developments in natural health with the world. Thanks to health-conscious readers like you, it’s grown to become a leading source of health news and information.  When I had an active medical practice, I… Read More »

The costs of cancer in 2015: 8.7 million years of life and $94 billion in lost earnings

Cancer took more than 8.7 million years of life and $ 94.4 billion in lost earnings among people ages 16 to 84 in the United States in 2015. The calculation comes from a new report by American Cancer Society researchers that appears early online in JAMA Oncology. Cancer is the second-leading cause of death in… Read More »