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When it comes to New Year’s resolutions, most people are miserable failures. According to a recent study, 45% of Americans make them, but a mere 8% attain success. Not surprisingly, “losing weight” tops the list of American’s most popular resolutions; “staying…read more
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Q: My doctor tells me my cholesterol is too high. I’m a 69 year old active woman with a total cholesterol of 314. I’ve incorporated virgin coconut oil into my daily diet, and I’m certain that’s what raised all my numbers….read more
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This article originally appeared on Dr. Sinatra’s website. Those of you who have been with me for a while know how concerned I am about electromagnetic radiation (EMRs). This colorless, odorless electro-pollution is all around us, in fact we’re living in…read more
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This year, we continued to provide an alternative to bland, “party-line” health news reporting. Here are some of the top stories we covered this year from a critical, Intelligent Medicine perspective. 1) The Demise of the Low-SatFat Diet: 2014 saw…read more
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Q: Six months ago my HgbA1c was 5.9 which was very concerning but now my most recent bloodwork indicates it’s up to 6.5. I’m on a low carb diet but the only remaining sugars in my diet result from three…read more
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Last week, I discussed ways to maintain your physical health over the holiday season, but what about your mental health? It should come as no surprise that the holiday season can be one of stress, conflict, even loneliness for many….read more
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by Ronald L. Hoffman, M.D.
How to Talk with Your Doctor is a book for patients and doctors alike. It arms patients with the tools and knowledge they need to communicate better with physicians about using the best high-tech and alternative treatments. At the same time, it helps doctors balance their skepticism of complementary and alternative approaches with open-mindedness.
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