Originally published in Family Health Magazine.
Your child is coughing, sniffling, and sneezing and you want to help her feel better—fast. To the rescue: these simple, drug-free strategies doctors swear by to help their own children conquer their worst symptoms.
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Americans are heavier than ever—so what’s our problem? We are confused! We have so much information thrown at us, so many diets touted as THE diet for you, our minds are spinning!
Read more about “Diet fads to avoid” here.
U.S. News & World Report just came
After much talk about Donald Trump’s failure to release any of his health records, today he appeared on the Dr. Oz show to reveal some much-anticipated answers.
Except, in typical Donald Trump fashion, he didn’t reveal much of anything.
For the record, this is NOT a politically
2016 wasn't all bad. The medical field enjoyed some amazing new discoveries, and the health conscious benefitted from some interesting new research. A recap is always helpful, so here are my favorite health breakthroughs to remember!
1) A WAY TO FIGHT CANCER CELLS WHILE SPARING THE
It's time to set the record straight and debunk this myth!!!
Does wearing reading glasses make you more dependent on them?
If you put off reading glasses in your 40's will it make your eyes stronger?
This is a question I tackle with my patients almost every day.
Here are my do's and don'ts for safe makeup trends this holiday season!
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So you’re sneezing, coughing and you have a runny nose. Are you sick or do you have allergies? The differentiation can be frustrating for patients and their doctors!
The reason it can be hard to tell the difference is that many symptoms of a cold can
The statistics are everywhere and they are alarming:
Nationally 1 in 4 are addicted to opiates; up to 125 people die every day from overdosing on heroin and opioid pain medications
Over all, drug overdoses now cause more deaths than car crashes. The drugs that are killing
As we journey through this cold and flu season, I hope many of us heed Nona’s advice about chicken soup being good for a cold. When it came to sleep, it was my Papu who always said getting a good night’s rest keeps the cold
Did your home team make the Super Bowl this year? If so, congratulations!
Also, you may be more likely to get the flu.
[spacer height="default"]Sorry to be the bearer of bad news, but it’s actually a super interesting phenomenon!
The findings come from a study just published in