January 26, 2015




  • Beware Medication Interactions
    Wellness Tip

    Beware Medication Interactions

    by Berkeley Wellness

    If you take medications for several chronic diseases, talk to your doctor about the risk of "therapeutic competition." From hypertension to COPD, some drugs can exacerbate other chronic diseases.

  • The Land of  Dr. Oz
    Be Well

    The Land of Dr. Oz

    by John Swartzberg, M.D.

    On TV, Mehmet Oz suggests treatments for everything from endocrine disorders to cancer, and gives guidance about nutrition, weight loss, mental health and sexual health. Often that advice, especially when it comes from some of his guests, is dubious.