Tag: Mike Roizen

Do airport security scanners cause cancer?

Q. Is the radiation from those full-body airport scanners harmful? — C. Reilly, via email A. “Assume the position: Put…

7 years ago

Do good fats equal healthy brain, and bad fats equal Alzheimer’s?

Fond of your brain? Treasure your memories? If you didn’t hear this the first 99 times, we YOU Docs hope…

7 years ago

Sometimes, 'watch and wait' is the right strategy for prostate cancer

Q. My husband has been diagnosed with early-stage prostate cancer (confined to the prostate gland), and his doctors recommend a…

7 years ago

Skipping prescriptions a dangerous habit

Q. My father died of a heart attack, and now my husband has very high blood pressure (145/90). I’m afraid…

7 years ago

How to lower the risks of travel after surgery

Q. Four weeks ago, I had face, brow and neck lifts, eyelid surgery and implants in the U.S. I will…

7 years ago

Dry-mouth solutions, heel-pain relief, memory-saving steps

Q. I’m 75. Seven months ago, I suddenly developed “Sjogren’s-like” symptoms. I take prescription lozenges for my severe dry mouth,…

7 years ago

Cool off constant hot flashes

Q: I am 69. I had my first hot flashes 20 years ago, and they continue unabated to this day.…

7 years ago

The breakfast special that curbs afternoon cravings

Having trouble passing the vending machine without swapping some quarters for an afternoon candy bar? You could try a new…

7 years ago