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The Top 8 Things You Believe About Drugs That Are WRONG

The Top 8 Things You Believe About Drugs That Are WRONG

1)   Brand name drugs are more expensive because they are better.  Simply not true. Generic drugs are every bit as effective as brand name drugs. The FDA wouldn’t allow it any other way.  By the way, generics could be cheaper too but please don’t get me started… 2)   Newer drugs are always best. Simply not true. Most “new drugs” are variations of existing medications.  Think regular Co... »

The Top 5 “Must Ask” Questions After A Cancer Diagnosis

The Top 5 “Must Ask” Questions After A Cancer Diagnosis

You’ve been diagnosed with cancer so you and your family want to do everything possible to beat it and get on with your life. Understandable but some tests, treatments and procedures may do more than good. In other words sometimes less is more. It’s important to figure out if the treatment options given to you will actually make you live longer and what the quality of your life will be. You may no... »

Pregnant? Here Are A Few of the Things You MUST Know

Pregnant? Here Are A Few of the Things You MUST Know

So, you’re having a baby or thinking about having a baby or just having sex. Here are the things to do before you’re pregnant or as soon as you know you’re pregnant: Prenatal vitamins. They will protect your baby’s spinal cord so that it forms normally. The sooner you start the better. On the way into the bedroom before you play is good…well maybe not, but you get the drift. Seriously. This is the... »

The Top 5 Ways to Spend Less on Prescriptions

The Top 5 Ways to Spend Less on Prescriptions

Most of us, when we want to buy something, shop around for the best deal. But for some reason, when it comes to medicines, we don’t.  And there’s absolutely no earthly reason why buying medicine is different than buying anything else.  Here are my top five tips on how to save money when shopping for a prescription: Generics are as good as brand names and are cheaper. ALWAYS ask if a generic is ava... »

The Golden Turd: Is Your Poop Worth Money??

The Golden Turd: Is Your Poop Worth Money??

The next time you hear someone say “that’s not worth crap,” you might want to correct them. It turns out crap can be worth quite a lot! Not all poop, granted, but under the right conditions the contents of your colon can be downright golden in value. Before I explain why, let me take a step back. One of the biggest breakthroughs in medicine—ever—was antibiotics. They have literally saved millions ... »

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