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  • Keto Diet: Right for You? August 1, 2019

    Considering Keto: Is It the Right Diet for You?

    The truth is that a silver bullet for weight loss likely ... Continue Reading

  • 7.22.2019: Tune Into This! July 22, 2019

    To My Patients and Friends,

    In this newsletter installment, I highlight a couple of articles that discuss the positive impacts that an active, healthy and engaged lifestyle can have upon our cognitive health. On this note (pun intended), I don’t think it’s possible to overemphasize the important role music can play in keeping our brains (and ... Continue Reading

  • Fight Fatigue July 9, 2019

    Wake-up Call: Fight Fatigue at Its Roots

    Are these ordinary signs of aging? Exhausted throughout the day, joy in life slowly diminishing, active lifestyle becoming a distant memory. No, no and no. Feeling tired all the ... Continue Reading

  • 6.12.2019 Newsletter: Early June 2019 June 12, 2019

    To my Patients,

    Here’s a smattering of the latest health news highlights…enjoy!

    How Many Steps? Early June Newsletter: Larry Leibowitz, MDHow many steps?

    Traditionally, we’ve thought of 10,000 steps per day as the ideal for maintaining good health. For many, this may seem daunting. However, a new ... Continue Reading

  • 5.21.2019 Newsletter: Stay Calm and Read This May 20, 2019

    To my Patients,

    Here are the latest health news highlights…enjoy!

    Keep those caps on—Telomeres: Larry Leibowitz, MD May NewsletterKeep those caps on

    Good news: we actually can impact how we age!  Telomeres—the important protective caps of genetic material found at the ends of chromosomes—tend to become shorter as our ... Continue Reading

  • Medicinal Cannabis Part 2: Where We Stand Today April 12, 2019

    medical marijuana and where we are today - larry leibowitz, mdPart Two: Where We Stand Today

    Now, we find ourselves in relatively uncharted territory.

    Although the production, use, and sale of Cannabis Sativa remains illegal at the federal level, most states have relaxed their own restrictions to one degree ... Continue Reading

  • Medicinal Cannabis Part 1: Where We’ve Been April 12, 2019

    history of marijuana - larry leibowitz, mdMedicinal Cannabis: Where We’ve Been and Where We Stand Today

    With so much in the news regarding medicinal marijuana, and with individual state laws evolving at a rapid pace, I thought this would be a good time to review the history, politics and ... Continue Reading

  • Spring Training April 2, 2019

    Spring Training: Ramping Up after a Long, Sedentary Winter

    Whether you went into hibernation as the result of a record cold winter season, or took time off from your usual exercise routine because of a busy ... Continue Reading

  • Medical Marijuana Myths April 2, 2019

    Smoking Out the Myths: Medical Marijuana

    Does medical marijuana offer a solution to treating epilepsy, chronic pain, anxiety and neurogenerative diseases? Or is it an untested, potentially unsafe treatment that will eventually turn out to be ... Continue Reading

  • Adult ADD April 2, 2019

    Attention Please: ADD/ADHD is Not Just a Childhood Condition

    In the 21stcentury, it’s standard procedure to test unfocused, impulsive and restless children who struggle to achieve in school for Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) and Attention Deficit ... Continue Reading