I am constantly amazed at the marketing machine’s ability to convince people about what really defines health. This product is healthy versus this product which is unhealthy. Very rarely is there any science or data behind these claims, just money. For example, one of my favorites, which I hear quite often, is the rationalization that […]Read more »
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I probably do not have to tell anyone that medicine is expensive. Insurance coverage is becoming less valuable as the number of Americans workers with high deductible health insurance plans continues to increase. In 2016, it rose 3.2%, to a total of 24.8 million people. On average, deductibles increased by 10%. This trend does not […]Read more »
After last week’s article on makeup and the potentially dangerous chemicals used in most modern skin care products, I had some inquiries about tattoos. Are tattoos potentially dangerous due to the chemicals in the ink? That question has been discussed in several medical blogs I participate in, but there was no definitive study stating any […]Read more »