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Dr. David Minkoff recently spoke at RAADfest 2021. Dr. Minkoff answers the big question “Are bad genes and aging really barriers to having a long productive life?” To live long, you have to avoid the leading causes of death.

In the US the leading causes of death are:

  • Iatrogenic – 783,936
  • Heart Disease – 659,041
  • Cancer – 599,601
  • Accidents (unintentional injuries) – 173,040
  • Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases – 156,979
  • Stroke (cerebrovascular diseases) – 150,005
  • Alzheimer’s Disease – 121,499
  • Diabetes – 87,647
  • Nephritis, Nephrotic Syndrome & Nephrosis – 51,565
  • Influenza & Pneumonia – 49,783
  • Intentional self-harm (suicide) – 47,511

Take control of your health and watch this video!


About Dr. Minkoff

Dr. David Minkoff graduated from the University of Wisconsin Medical School in 1974 and was elected to the “Phi Beta Kappa” of medical schools, the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha Honors Medical Fraternity for very high academic achievement. He then completed both a Pediatric Residency and a Fellowship in Infectious Disease at the University of California at San Diego. He worked at the University of California and Children’s Hospitals in San Diego as an attending physician in infectious disease while conducting original research on Ribaviron, a broad spectrum anti-viral agent to fight disease. He also co-directed a neo-natal intensive care unit and worked in emergency medicine. In 1992, Dr. Minkoff’s attended a lecture by Dr. Jeffrey Bland, widely considered the father of functional medicine, during which he had a eureka moment, and began pursuing the alternative health field with a vengeance, studying under the most accomplished thought leaders on natural & integrative healing. In 1997 Dr. Minkoff and his wife set up a small clinic to help friends with their medical problems. What began as an experiment blossomed into LifeWorks Wellness Center, one of the most successful clinics for complementary medicine in the United States.