How to Be a Superhero

How to Be a Superhero

  An interesting fact about superheroes: Most of them have to go through some pain to get to the place where they are recognized for their extraordinary abilities. They may have to wander some monumental path of discovery and enlightenment, or they may have to...
The Doctor-Patient Relationship

The Doctor-Patient Relationship

One reason I’m excited about this new venture into direct primary/patient care is finally having the focus and time to foster best communications and relationships with my patients.   Said communication goes both ways: it need be an intricate,...
Health Tip Collection

Health Tip Collection

Vitamins Where to start? Think about starting with a multi-vitamin. Typically, a multi-vitamin has 7 ingredients:     Vitamin DMagnesiumCalciumZincIronFolateVitamin B12 **But if you struggle with constipation a multi-vitamin with iron may worsen the problem....
Fever… How hot is too hot pt 2

Fever… How hot is too hot pt 2

 In the last blog, here, I explained why we develop a fever sometimes due to infection. I also explained some other characteristics of the person with a fever that would require that I take a closer look: overall appearance, extremes of age, a poorly...