Dr Oz Swimsuit Recipes (Drink & Salad)

Dr Oz: Ultimate Swimsuit Slimdown It’s time for bathing suit season…again! But this time, you’ll be ready! With Doctor Oz’s Ultimate Swimsuit Slimdown, you’ll look and feel like a million bucks in any bathing suit, regardless of problem areas. Dr Oz shared a Swimsuit Slimdown Drink and Salad Recipe, plus a cellulite lotion called Aminophylline Cream. More »

Holistic Well being Care Gadgets

Right here are some fantastic Holistic health care gadgets shown on the Dr. Oz show, promoted by Dr. Andrew Weil, the Holistc Wellness Care guru. More »

 

Doctor Oz Advises Kids To Get H1N1 Shot But Not His Own 4 Children !!!

Dr. Mehmet Oz, talk show host and Vice-Chair and Professor of Surgery at Columbia University is perhaps the most well-known doctors in the U.S.
Dr. Oz stating that when it comes to the swine flu shot, neither his wife nor his four children will get the vaccine.

Today’s Show Sherrie Harris Total Loss Of 156 Pounds

Get 400 delicious weight-loss recipes, weight-loss tools, daily inspiration and more from Joy Bauer – Today show’s official diet expert.

Medical Quiz #3- Answer (see prior post)


This was a toughy. The answer is #4 Furuncular myiasis. This is a human botfly larvae (Dermatobia hominis) emerging from a nodule on the patient’s upper arm. The fly’s eggs are carried by mosquitoes after the female fly catches the mosquito and attaches its eggs to the body. The eggs hatch and enter the human body when the mosquito is feeding on it. The larvae develops in the subcutaneous skin and after 8 weeks the larvae emerges (like in the photo) and drops off into the soil. They develop in the soil into small gray botflys.

Too Many Tests, Too Many Doctors


I’ve written often about the primary care doctor shortage and the crazy system of health care financing that we have in the United States. To get a clear example of this, check out the great op ed article in the New York Times, titled “Many Doctors, Many Tests, No Rhyme or Reason.

The Dr Oz Show – December 16 2009 [Part 1]

Learn to ID an indiscriminatory disease: Dr. Oz lists the 5 warning signs of depression.

Ricin – what you should know


The poison Ricin was found in a Las Vegas Hotel room and one man is hospitalized and unconscious after exposure. Because it takes a deliberate act to poison with Ricin, this brings up concerns about National Security and many questions that are not yet answered.

Giving Thanks

Exercise Your Brain

(Homer Simpson’s brain)

Women, Now You Can…PEE STANDING UP!

Thanks to Rich in Boston for alerting me to the fact that women can now pee (“urinate” for you purists) standing up. You might think it is gross to talk about, but for women who are tired of laying toilet paper on the seats or using their quads until they tremble with fatigue, this is a novel idea. I like the handy little cardboard. Hope it is biodegradable, just like pee.

Oatmeal for Cholesterol


The recent news about Vytorin and Zetia not being effective for lowering cholesterol was front page headlines across America and in the medical blogosphere. What didn’t get any attention was the new research that shows “oatmeal lowers cholesterol even more than we thought 10 years ago “.