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Give Your Valentine a Healing Bouquet of Flowers

For Valentine’s Day, I know most of us ladies want some chocolate. I love chocolate myself, and the darker the better. You don’t need me to tell you about the health benefits of dark chocolate, there are probably 100 posts about it being uploaded as I write this. So this year, I am thinking outside […]

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Ladies Get Your Va-va-va-voom Back

Ladies, we all know there are plenty of ways to say you’re not “in the mood”, however, if you find yourself using excuse after excuse, this could be a sign of bigger hormonal problems. It’s estimated that 40 percent of adult women experience low libido, and I suspect that’s an underreported number.  Men love to use those […]

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Sam and Suzy – A Like Affair

Many people have taken notice of the relationship that Sam and I have. Close friends have asked us for years about how we do it and what the secret sauce is to our relationship. We both take this as a very high compliment and are honored. The truth is that I never really thought about […]

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What If You Could Live Your Life Over Again

Dear Pharmacist, I am 87 y.o. and at the end of my journey. I’ve been through so much, and today, I’m writing letters to special people. I wish to thank you for improving the quality of my life the past few years with your columns and books. There is so much to say… a simple […]

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The Sweeter Side of Bitter Chocolate

My wife made a resolution this year to eat healthy, but she loves candy and chocolate. Is there any compromise because I want to surprise her with something delicious without sabotaging her diet? –S.H., Dallas, Texas Answer: Ah, Valentine’s Day, when women’s fancy turns to thoughts of… chocolate! And for that matter, men also shop […]

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When You Lower Cholesterol, You Lower Sex Drive Too

Dear Pharmacist, My wife and I have always had a healthy sex life but lately, I’m not to able take care of matters.  It is affecting our relationship badly.  My physician prescribed Cialis which works, but I don’t want to rely on medicine at my age!  According to blood tests, I still have high cholesterol, […]

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Natural Options for Men with Erectile Dysfunction

Dear Pharmacist I have erectile dysfunction and routinely take Viagra. Is it safe and do you have a natural recommendation? L.B., Sacramento, California Answer: About 30 million men deal with impotence or weak erections. With the advent of Viagra in 1998, couples could finally turn off reruns of “Happy Days” and make their own. Last […]

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Natural Options for Men with Erectile Dysfunction

Dear PharmacistI have erectile dysfunction and routinely take Viagra. Is it safe and do you have a natural recommendation?L.B., Sacramento, California Answer: About 30 million men deal with impotence or weak erections. With the advent of Viagra in 1998, couples could finally turn off reruns of “Happy Days” and make their own. Last year, the […]

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Male Hormones Help Improve Female Sex Drive

Dear Pharmacist, My husband thinks I’m not in love with him anymore. I do love him, I just don’t feel like having sex anymore. I’m 51 years old. Any suggestions? J.S., Cullowhee, North Carolina Answer: You are not alone. Men and women both experience the wrath of declining sex hormones as they age. When this […]

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My Prescription for the Holiday Season

Dear Readers, Since this column prints during the holiday season, I’ve decided to write about the greatest gift we an give, love. Experiencing love can make you feel better because it causes you to release endorphins. In a day and age where prescribed anti-depressants are top-selling drugs, a little love can go a long way. […]

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