Health


Published on August 19, 2014 - Page 13
DEAR DR. ROACH: You recently wrote that you do not recommend healthy people take supplements. What about training athletes? I’m thinking creatine...
Published on August 19, 2014 - Page 13
Q. You have sometimes written about ways to treat athlete’s foot, but you haven’t mentioned the best one: BLEACH! On the rare occasion that I get a...
Published on August 19, 2014 - Page 13
A large international study questions the conventional wisdom that most people should cut back on salt, suggesting the amount most folks consume is...
Published on August 19, 2014 - Page 13
RESTON, Va. (AP) — It had all the makings of a public-health horror story: an outbreak of a wildly deadly virus on the doorstep of the nation’s...
Published on August 19, 2014 - Page 15
WASHINGTON (AP) —The United States’ top disease detective calls Ebola a “painful, dreadful, merciless virus.” The World Health Organization has...
Published on August 18, 2014 - Page 8
Q. When my brother was young, he took a drink from a bottle of pop, not realizing there was a wasp inside the bottle. It stung him far down his...
Published on August 18, 2014 - Page 8
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal health regulators have approved a novel device that can preserve donated lungs outside the body for possible...
Published on August 18, 2014 - Page 9
DEAR DR. ROACH: I would like your opinion on enlarged prostate. My primary-care doctor sent me for a blood test and said my PSA number was too high...

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