Generic Meds May Not Be a Good Idea

2019-08-12T23:02:19+00:00

I’ve always been a proponent for generic medications because they are more affordable and supposedly contain the same biologically active ingredient. For years, I’ve highly recommended them to people who couldn’t afford the name brand,

Generic Meds May Not Be a Good Idea 2019-08-12T23:02:19+00:00

Ease Depression & Anxiety Now

2019-07-06T13:08:06+00:00

Dear Pharmacist Suzy, Last week, you gave a ‘Dumb’ Award to “anti-depressant drugs and the doctors who prescribe them for every woman who is tired or tearful.” I struggle with depression, and my medications don’t

Ease Depression & Anxiety Now 2019-07-06T13:08:06+00:00

Eating Lettuce Can Make You Sleepy

2019-07-02T01:54:09+00:00

This summer, and especially around the 4th of July, lots of people are barbecuing. It's easy and outdoorsy, but the word “grill” and “lettuce” shouldn’t be in the same sentence should they?  Why not? It

Eating Lettuce Can Make You Sleepy 2019-07-02T01:54:09+00:00

Metformin’s Pros and Cons

2019-06-22T17:45:42+00:00

Introduced in 1995 when I was just 30 years old, metformin quickly gained traction in the medical arena as the drug of choice to use in diabetes. Prior to its introduction in the United States,

Metformin’s Pros and Cons 2019-06-22T17:45:42+00:00

Statins are Drug Muggers of DHEA

2019-05-29T00:23:36+00:00

DHEA is dubbed the “Fountain of Youth” hormone, and it is produced in high quantities during your younger years. After age 30, it slowly begins to decline. It may eventually flat-line, especially if you are

Statins are Drug Muggers of DHEA 2019-05-29T00:23:36+00:00

Albuterol Helps Kids Undergoing Tonsillectomies

2019-05-04T18:18:19+00:00

If your child has to undergo a tonsillectomy, there is important research newly published in JAMA Pediatrics that I’d like to share with you today. It’s called The REACT Randomized Clinical Trial. About 30 years

Albuterol Helps Kids Undergoing Tonsillectomies 2019-05-04T18:18:19+00:00

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