Painful Feet. Could it be Chilblains?

2019-11-27T19:30:39+00:00November 29th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Linda has had painful feet for more than a decade. A clear diagnosis eluded her doctors for years. Fortunately, she had an appointment with an older doctor who had actually practiced for most of his career in the northern parts of Europe.  Rather than conducting a battery of tests, the new doctor actually talked to [...]

My cholesterol numbers are high!

2016-11-14T20:42:56+00:00August 23rd, 2010|Blog, Uncategorized|

Question: My cholesterol check was 48 HDL and 199 LDL and they want me to take a drug with terrible side effects. I know it is all heredity. My diet is like a nun's and I swim 1/2 mile daily. A heart scan at Rush in Chicago said that there was a 95% probability that [...]

Does a HEALTHY Woman Need Drugs?

2016-11-14T20:42:56+00:00January 2nd, 2010|Uncategorized|

Janice is healthy. She's 62 years of age and is concerned about the drugs she has been prescribed. Her sister is 5 years older and isn't using any drugs. Janice wants to know how she can be more like her older sister. Janice is taking the following drugs; Alendronate (Fosamax) see information about Actonel Nexium [...]