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4 Ways to Get Rid of Persistent Hiccups
4 Ways to Get Rid of Persistent Hiccups
Most of us have experienced rapid and continuous hiccups, which are quite annoying. These hiccups are mostly benign, and there are four ways to get rid of them. ...
05-17-2022
Ask a Dentist: Causes and Cures for Shrinking Gums
Ask a Dentist: Causes and Cures for Shrinking Gums
A lingering glance in the bathroom mirror may bring you the unsettling realization that your gums are shrinking or red, or that your teeth are longer. What’s going ...
05-12-2022
The Misinformation of Medical Misinformation
The Misinformation of Medical Misinformation
I, like most OB-GYN physicians nationwide, received a very strange email from the Office of the Surgeon General through the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology. “The Office ...
05-10-2022
Tips on How to Improve Your Oral Hygeine Routine
Tips on How to Improve Your Oral Hygeine Routine
Ok, so how should I brush my teeth? Well, you need to pay particular attention to all the red and swollen areas of the gums. But when I ...
05-5-2022
Ask a Doctor: How Do I Drop My Pandemic Stress Load?
Ask a Doctor: How Do I Drop My Pandemic Stress Load?
The past two-plus years of the COVID-19 pandemic have created a biologically toxic load of stress for many, if not most, people around the world. Social isolation—created by ...
05-3-2022
Covid ‘Vaccine Fog’ and What to Do About It
Covid ‘Vaccine Fog’ and What to Do About It
People in most countries in the world are already generally vaccinated—by official counts, over 5 billion of the world’s population has received at least one dose of COVID-19 ...
04-26-2022
Fatigue Might Not Mean You’re Tired – 5 Major Causes and Solutions
Fatigue Might Not Mean You’re Tired – 5 Major Causes and Solutions
The busy modern person has much to do and worry about every day. Many of us work long hours and get little sleep. The occurrence of three meals ...
04-3-2022
Ask a Doctor: Is There a Way to Help Prevent or Reverse Diabetes?
Ask a Doctor: Is There a Way to Help Prevent or Reverse Diabetes?
Have you had a pre-diabetes scare? Are you looking to turn your health around before it’s too late? If so, you know better than anyone how scary it ...
04-3-2022
The Truth About the ‘Stealth’ Variant
The Truth About the ‘Stealth’ Variant
US officials had predicted that Omicron would be the variant to end the pandemic. However, varying degrees of pandemic lockdown measures are still being carried out in recent ...
04-1-2022
Why Do My Eyelids Twitch?
Why Do My Eyelids Twitch?
There's a saying that "twitching on the left eyelid forecasts fortune, while twitching on the right eyelid forecasts disaster." While it's true that eyelids do occasionally twitch, an ...
03-31-2022
Natural Ways to Combat Brain Fog After Covid
Natural Ways to Combat Brain Fog After Covid
As we continue to learn about the SARS-CoV-2 virus that caused a world pandemic, researchers and those who have contracted COVID-19 are seeing a rise of memory and ...
03-30-2022
Not Everyone Can Intermittent Fast, Here’s Why
Not Everyone Can Intermittent Fast, Here’s Why
More and more people have gastrointestinal problems, sometimes with symptoms patients don't recognize are related to their gastrointestinal systems. Besides seeing the doctor for the right medicine, some ...
03-28-2022
Why Some People Won’t Get Infected, Even After Covid Exposure
Why Some People Won’t Get Infected, Even After Covid Exposure
Recently an unprecedented study was conducted in the UK; a Covid-19 “Human Challenge Trial.” In it, 36 unvaccinated young adults were recruited to be injected with the coronavirus ...
03-18-2022
Doctor: What to Do After COVID Vaccines
Doctor: What to Do After COVID Vaccines
Ask a Doctor: "What can people who have health problems linked to the COVID-19 vaccine do to help themselves?"   STORY AT A GLANCE Dr. Ann Corson summarizes ...
03-14-2022
Ask a Doctor: Avoiding COVID-19 After A Family Member Catches It
Ask a Doctor: Avoiding COVID-19 After A Family Member Catches It
Ask a Doctor: “Someone in my family has been sick for a few days and just tested positive for COVID-19. What can I do to help myself from ...
02-12-2022
Secrets of Korean Medicine, Part 23: Thyroid Disease Can Be Fully Cured by Fortifying the Tonsils
Secrets of Korean Medicine, Part 23: Thyroid Disease Can Be Fully Cured by Fortifying the Tonsils
We all have a butterfly in our throat. It is the thyroid gland that rests between the protruding cartilage at the anterior of the throat—referred to as "Adam's ...
04-1-2016
Ask a Doctor: Is It Safe to Use a Natural Anti-Inflammatory Supplement Long-Term?
Ask a Doctor: Is It Safe to Use a Natural Anti-Inflammatory Supplement Long-Term?
Question: Do you think there are any long-term consequences of taking a supplement for joint support that contains 1,500 milligrams ginger, 140 milligrams turmeric, and 40 milligrams curcumin? ...
06-29-2014
Ask a Doctor: Which Probiotic is Right for You?
Ask a Doctor: Which Probiotic is Right for You?
Q: These days the shelves are full of different probiotics. Do you have any guidelines for choosing among them? Do you recommend any brands in particular? Dr. Ann ...
06-22-2014
Ask a Doctor: Underactive Thyroid
Ask a Doctor: Underactive Thyroid
What is the best way to tell if you have an underactive thyroid, or hypothyroidism?
04-7-2014
Ask a Doctor: Going Gluten-Free
Ask a Doctor: Going Gluten-Free
Is there any risk or downside associated with following a gluten-free or grain-free diet if you are not highly sensitive to or allergic to gluten?
03-11-2014