MEDICAL COMPASS

0 82
Cumulative impact of lifestyle changes can be significant By David Dunaief, M.D. Most often associated with tremors and other movement disorders, Parkinson’s disease is a neurodegenerative...

0 245
Diet plays a large role in quality of life as we age By David Dunaief, M.D. What if I told you that approximately 85 percent of...

0 62
Once you've had one stone, your risk for others increases By David Dunaief, M.D. Kidney stones can have no symptoms, but more often they present with...

0 196
Simple methods to prevent constipation can help By David Dunaief, M.D. For some reason, there’s a social stigma associated with hemorrhoids, although we all have them....

0 206
Focusing on fiber can provide dramatic results By David Dunaief, M.D. Diverticular disease, or diverticulosis, is a common malady that affects us as we age. Thirty-five...

0 252
Reducing oxidative stress with diet may lower risk By David Dunaief, M.D. The likelihood we will have cataracts that affect our vision increases as we age,...

0 159
Collaborate with your physician on lifestyle changes that improve risks By David Dunaief, M.D. Hypertension, also known as high blood pressure, is commanding a lot of...

0 294
Sauces, breads and soups are hidden sources of salt By David Dunaief, M.D. All of us should be concerned about salt or, more specifically, our sodium...

0 422
The list of fiber's health benefits is growing By David Dunaief, M.D. According to the most recent USDA survey data, Americans are woefully deficient in fiber,...

0 364
Family history and disease risk play big roles By David Dunaief, M.D. Is drinking alcohol good for you or bad for you? It’s one of the...