Endocrinology

  • hyperthyroidism

What’s hyperthyroidism and how would you know?

By |August 15th, 2016|

What is HYPER-thyroidism?  It’s a very confusing topic of discussion as there is both hyperthyroidism and hypothyroidism.  But the truth is, millions of people have an OVER•active thyroid gland … and many don’t even know it!

So to better clarify […]

The first bacteria resistant to last resort antibiotic

By |June 10th, 2016|

A Pennsylvania patient suffering from urinary tract infection caused by the bacterial species known as Escherichia Coli was given antibiotics that had no effect in eliminating the bacterias.

The reason for this is a gene in the bacteria that […]

  • nsaids

How safe are NSAIDs (ibuprofen) actually?

By |May 4th, 2016|

Importance
Non steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) has been widely used in clinical practice for a long time. Although these drugs have several major risk factors, they are currently being used very frequently world wide for the treatment of pain, […]

  • green tea

10 AMAZING benefits of Green Tea … could it be the SECRET to Japanese longevity?

By |September 21st, 2015|

Green Tea is arguably the healthiest drink on planet Earth.  Native to China and India, it has been consumed and hailed for its health benefits for centuries around the world, yet is only now gaining favor and popularity here in […]

  • hyperthyroidism

Hyperthyroidism anyone? So how would you know?

By |August 4th, 2015|

It’s a very confusing topic of discussion.  You have hyperthyroidism and hypothyroidism.  I even get this confused at times, and I’m a trained MD.  But the truth is, millions of people have an OVER•active thyroid gland … and […]