The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is alerting clinicians of an emerging untreatable multidrug-resistant organism in the United States. There are many forms of Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE), but of the 37 forms reported in the U.S., 15 have been reported in less than a year.

The popular British diet called “The Fast Diet” is taking the US by storm! The diet is based on the concept of “intermittent fasting.” Dr. Michael Mosley, the book’s author, defines fasting as 500 calories a day for women and 600 for men. Dr. Michael Mosley, the book’s author, defines …

Are you duct-taping your body?

Thursday, 24 October 2013 by

It’s about 6:30 in the evening when Nancy arrive at your friend Sue’s house. She has been eagerly anticipating this day for weeks since it’s been forever that you’ve seen each other. “She has been such a great friend,”Nancy recalls, as past memories of high school flood your mind. Her heart…

Once again, the overuse of antibiotics are making the news, this time for causing long term and sometimes even fatal health consequences. The FDA warned on Tuesday that the antibiotic Azithromycin, sold as Zithromax can cause a potentially fatal irregular heart rhythm in some patients. A study in the New England Journal of Medicine last May compared the