• Why are womens’ “free” mammograms costing so much $$?

    September 05, 2017

    The Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) required payers to completely cover a screening mammogram for each woman over age 40. This was intended to look for breast cancer in women with zero symptoms at average risk for cancer.... read more

  • Probiotics for Anxiety and Depression?

    March 25, 2017

    We are always eager to find evidence supporting safer and more effective treatments, especially for mental health conditions. Recently a meta-analysis suggested probiotics have a positive impact on the central... read more

  • Most Americans Gain ZERO Benefit from Nutritional Supplements

    March 07, 2017

    What? Vitamins don’t help me? A nice plain English summary from the NY Times explains how typical Americans without a previously diagnosed nutritional deficiency do NOT gain any health advantages from taking a handful of supplements each morning... read more