Ways to Avoid the Flu

2013-02-26T22:31:50+00:00

What are some suggestions to avoid catching cold this season? --R. P. Albany, New York Answer: The common cold has been around for eon, even though it has morphed a bazillion times. It’s brilliant at

Shocking Cholesterol News

2013-01-16T21:13:04+00:00

Dear Pharmacist, I saw Dr. Oz interview a doctor on television about cholesterol. The guest said your total cholesterol doesn’t matter and I read that in your book 6 years ago. Suzy, I take a

What Works for Weight Loss

2013-01-16T21:11:30+00:00

Dear Pharmacist, What are some natural dietary supplements that can help me lose weight, or at least manage it during the holidays? –C.A., Gainesville, Florida Answer: When it comes to weight management, nothing works better

Strange Causes for Seizure Disorders

2012-12-04T12:05:11+00:00

Dear ReadersThis is the EXTENDED more comprehensive version of the article that printed in your local paper:    Dear Pharmacist,  My brother suddenly developed seizures, at the age of 26, never having a history. I’ve searched

The Benefits of Vitamin A

2012-12-04T11:59:10+00:00

  A friend of mine suggested that I get more vitamin A to help my immune system.  I’ve always heard that vitamin D is better. Do you think that’s a good idea? --P.K., Rockwall, Texas

How To Look 15 Years Younger

2012-10-31T10:56:10+00:00

Dear Pharmacist, I met you at a book signing and was in awe of how good you look at 49 yo, your skin was radiant and you look 30 something, not a deep wrinkle on

Fatigue Solutions That Make Sense

2012-10-31T10:50:50+00:00

Dear Pharmacist,  Dr. Oz said magnesium was the number one thing for exhaustion. Do you agree? What are the best supplements? --C.T., Charlotte, North Carolina   Answer: I adore him and know it’s impossible to