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Scantastic

We doctors love our metrics. I can measure your weight, height, cholesterol level, blood type, BMI, etc. I can easily check your

Is Alzheimer’s a Form of Diabetes?

Last month I got a little personal. This month I am taking you to the very cutting edge of  scientific thought. There

Three Words

Normally, since it’s February, I would write an article about romance and your sex life. Extolling women to understand the basic urges

Resolve to Stop Resolving

Rather than belabor the whole New Year’s Resolution thing I wanted to start out the new year with a top 5 stories

Holiday Health

As I write this in mid November sitting by the fireplace by the pool it’s such a nice almost summer like day that

Asprin … To Take or Not To Take

Today I take on aspirin. Why not? I have already talked about the overuse of statin drugs, the crazy dietary recommendations including salt

And They’re Off!

Maybe it’s just me but I think you should practice what you preach. Can you really take advice on weight loss from

Salt of the Earth

Having written about cholesterol and saturated fats I now turn the Eye of Sauron towards another perennial topic which is sodium restriction. Excessive

Medical Mythbusters

Sometimes that’s how I feel. I am by no means a lone voice crying out in the woods in talking about the

Chronic Care Management (CCM) You Want It & You Want It Now!

I have written separately about the way that Medicare and other insurance companies are going to change the way they reimburse doctors. The