Tag: You Docs

Cartoons can lead kids to bad food habits

Wow! That’s Dora the Explorer on a box of frozen treats. And you know what Dora’s discovered inside that box?…

4 years ago

Dialysis for high cholesterol? Not for most

Q: I’ve heard I can have my high cholesterol filtered out of my blood, just like kidney dialysis. Is that…

6 years ago

Drug-free options for arthritis relief

If you’re one of the 50 million North Americans living with nagging arthritis pain, don’t be discouraged by recent news…

6 years ago

Menu, calories and miles to go before you burn it off

With slight apologies to Robert Frost, when it comes to making menu choices, it appears you’ll eat less if you…

6 years ago

Find ways to stay healthy on the night shift

Q. I work in a hospital and my husband works in an airport. For years, we’ve had to work night…

7 years ago

Keeping those achy joints working this winter

Ask anyone with achy, arthritic joints what they do on cold, short days, and the answer is, “Stay inside and…

7 years ago

Could your multivitamin be killing you?

If you shoved your multivitamins into a dark corner after the recent scare headlines — yep, one actually said “Your…

7 years ago

Vitamin D’s a superhero but you shouldn’t take too much

Since you’re reading this column, we bet you’re aware that the news about vitamin D-3 — the superhero of nutrients,…

7 years ago