A drug-free way to kick your winter cough

The holidays are in full swing — and so, unfortunately, is cold and flu season. So today’s topic was a no-brainer. Anything that promises an effective end to an incessant hacking cough is going to catch my attention as a doctor. Especially if it offers a safe alternative to all the risky cold and flu […]

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A cold sore today… dementia tomorrow?

Fact: Most people are infected with the Herpes Simplex Virus 1 (HSV1) — the most common form of the herpes virus — by age 70. And here’s another, far more frightening fact: For over thirty years now, researchers have been exploring a link between the herpes virus and Alzheimer’s disease. With results indicating that patients […]

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Kids grow into obesity — not out of it

There’s a reason my first book was called Feed Your Kids Well. It’s my firm belief that the way we’ll eat for the rest of our lives is embedded in us as infants, toddlers, and young children. This isn’t to say our palates won’t expand (or contract, for that matter). But I’d bet that, if […]

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