Parabens and How to Avoid Them

2017-05-16T00:05:30+00:00

Parabens are a category of preservatives used in cosmetics, medications and foods. If you read labels you’ll see them listed by their name or an E number such as methylparaben E218), ethylparaben (E214), propylparaben (E216),

What If No One Can See Your Pain?

2017-04-12T23:26:17+00:00

From time to time, when yet another celebrity dies tragically from an overdose of painkillers, people ask me if I think prescription painkillers should be banned.  The answer is no, and today I'll tell you

Post Hysterectomy Stupidity

2017-02-28T14:17:41+00:00

For years, doctors have prescribed unopposed estrogen (estrogen without progesterone) to women who've had hysterectomies.  The thought process has always been, why give progesterone to patient who no longer has a uterus?   Many practitioners still

LIST OF GLUTEN-FREE MEDICATIONS, AND VITAMINS

2013-12-10T07:09:32+00:00

All of the following medications are gluten free unless otherwise noted   Certain name brands, including physician-formulated brands, work extremely hard to keep their products free of common allergens, including gluten. I can't vouch for