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Eating Well and Exercising Better Than Doing Each One Alone

You’ve probably heard your doctor tell you to eat better and exercise more. It can be tempting, though, to think that if you exercise a lot you can probably eat…

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You Wanted To Know: When That Person You Love Won’t See the Doctor

On a periodic basis, I have patients come to my office who obviously don’t want to be there. Often a concerned spouse or loved one has dragged them there in…

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You Wanted to Know: Dealing with Persistent Dandruff

There’s nothing more embarrassing than white flakes of dandruff in your hair or on your shoulders. The success of the many antidandruff shampoos available in pharmacies across the US shows…

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You Wanted to Know: A Broken Heart

No one enjoys having their heart broken. But for some people who have experienced an emotionally traumatic event like the loss of a loved one or a break up, a…

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You Wanted to Know: Prenatal Vitamins for Hair

Prenatal vitamins are a must for pregnant women who need higher amounts of vitamins and minerals like folic acid and iron to keep their growing babies healthy. Taking these vitamins…

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You Wanted to Know: Pancreatitis

Acute pancreatitis is usually hard to miss, with severe abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting and often a fever. It’s also important not to miss it, since leaving it untreated could lead…

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You Wanted to Know: Sarcoidosis

Recently, I’ve received several questions about sarcoidosis, a relatively uncommon but serious health condition that can affect any organ in the body. One of my viewers, Julie, asked for more…

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You Wanted to Know: Calcium

Today I want to talk about one of the body’s most important (and one of my favorite) minerals: Calcium.  Calcium is the most abundant mineral in the body, and serves…

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You Wanted to Know: Colon Cancer Screening Options

Though none of the screening options to detect colon cancer are particularly fun, they are some of the most important and scientifically proven things you can do to safeguard yourself…

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You Wanted to Know: Muscle Cramps

Whether it’s the excruciating pain of a charley horse or a dull, achy pain in your neck, nearly everyone has had or will experience a muscle cramp at some point….

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