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  • 09/28/18 Newsletter – A Mini Handbook on How to Live a Long, Healthy Life October 18, 2018

    To my Patients and Friends,

    Lots of interesting topics have popped up in recent medical news; I’ve chosen to discuss the ones that I feel are most relevant to most people (or to someone they know and love)…enjoy!

    Oral contraceptives lower risk for ovarian cancer

    Newer oral contraceptive pill formulations (with lower doses of estrogen and different types ...

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  • 09/19/18 Newsletter – The Times They A-changin’ September 26, 2018

    To my Patients and Friends,

    I’ve seen a plethora of new research on dementia in the last few weeks, so I thought I’d consolidate some of it for your review… and to finish, a little something on aspirin.  Enjoy!

    The “germ theory” of Alzheimer’s Disease

    As science delves more deeply into root causes for Alzheimer’s Disease, another ...

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  • Decoding Different Diets September 25, 2018

    What Kind of Eater are You?

    In the quest for a healthier lifestyle, even inveterate beef eaters may be considering a more vegetable-centric diet. If you’re on a journey to vegetarianism or simply curious about ...

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  • Decoding Diets September 25, 2018

    Decoding Diets

    Finding the Path to Better Health Through Your Diet

    In the quest for a healthier lifestyle, even inveterate beef eaters may be considering a more vegetable-centric diet. If you’re on a journey to vegetarianism ...

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  • Pain Management: The New Approach September 25, 2018

    Fewer Pills, Lower Doses, More Vigilance: The New Approach to Pain Management

    It’s hard to imagine a medical crisis more widely discussed, dissected and debated in the last two years than opioid abuse. As a ...

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  • Pain Management: The New Approach September 25, 2018

    Pain Management

    The New Approach to Pain Management: Fewer Pills, Lower Doses, More Vigilance

    It’s hard to imagine a medical crisis more widely discussed, dissected and debated in the last two years than opioid abuse. As ...

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  • A Flu-Free Winter: Your Best Shot September 25, 2018

    Take Your Best Shot for a Flu-Free Winter

    Last year’s flu season was severe in most parts of the country and left many wondering why the flu vaccine hadn’t performed more effectively. However, it remains ...

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