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2603, 2012

Is It Necessary to Lower Cholesterol?

Hey Doc… Ever since I started taking Lipitor for my cholesterol, I am waking up with aches and pains.  Could there be a connection? -R.V. in Cathedral City- Dear R.V., There is no question that [...]

2203, 2012

The Health Consequences of Too Much Adrenaline

Hey Doc… You have referred to problems related to excess adrenaline in a number of your columns.  Why is this important and what can be done about it?                                                                                                                 -J.T. In Indian Wells- Dear J.T., [...]

2103, 2012

The Health Consequences of Low Blood Sugar

Hey Doc… I find that there are certain times of the day that I can’t keep my eyes open.  Can anything be done?                                                                                                                 -S.L. in Cathedral City- Dear S.L., What you are experiencing is [...]

2902, 2012

Hey Doc Series/ My PSA Is Elevated, What Are Your Thoughts On This?

I’m a 62 year old male and my PSA is elevated at 7.5.  My doctor has referred me to an urologist to have a biopsy. What are your thoughts on this? -M.T. in Indian Wells- [...]

2702, 2012

My Doctor Has Put Me On Bio-Identical Hormones. I Don’t Feel Different…What Gives?

Hey Doc… I am a 54 year old woman and I prefer natural approaches to health.  My doctor has put me on bio-identical hormones; frankly, I don’t feel any different.  What gives? -S.L. in La [...]

2202, 2012

Hey Doc Series/ Osteoporosis, An Affliction for Both Men and Women:The Truth

Hey Doc… I am a 55 year old woman and recently had a bone density exam. My doctor told me I have osteopenia, and prescribed Fosamax. I read the potential side effects and I am concerned. [...]