I urge my students and now you, to construct a timeline of medical events leading up to their/your chronic conditions. It demonstrates just how often meds have been resorted to. So, what’s wrong with that? Drugs cause illness. Sometimes in the form or side effects, more often in a deepening of lurking DNA. The solution […]
I can’t blame them. The Father of American Pediatrics, L. Emmett Holt, MD started the process with his popular book “The Care and Feeding of Children”. Read on to understand why I say ‘Gotta love those pediatricians. They may get it wrong, but they act like they know anyway. Then tuck away the remedy I […]
One of the things that I find really gratifying in what I do, is when I have students come back and share their success stories with me. That is what today’s blog post is. Jeff Wood, Assistant Director of Sports Medicine at the University of Tennessee Athletics, has felt inspired to share with you how […]
Imagine a large linen closet, stacked deep with wide shelves. Now envision no linens. Not a pillow, extra blanket nor spare sheet. Not even a pillowcase. No room for such necessities…no room because from floor to ceiling this linen closet is piled high with meds, drugs, medicaments, pills. That was my linen closet. I was […]
Spider bites can be painful but they don’t have to be deadly, even if the spider is poisonous. A few good homeopathic remedies in your first aid kit can ease the pain and suffering of spider bites for you, your family and your livestock.
Jeff Wood, Assistant Director of Sports Medicine for University of Tennessee Athletics, makes a living helping athletes deal with overuse injuries of the shoulder and elbow, low back pain, various muscle strains such as hamstrings, and sprains involving knees, ankles, wrists, etc. Contusions from batted and thrown balls are a common problem, as well as […]