There is an old World War II song that states, “Save the bones for Henry Jones, ‘cause Henry don’t eat no meat.” When the war was upon us, it was difficult to get meat, and most families made soups containing ...
When I was growing up, every home had a black frying pan. The blacker it...
It seems today that the immigrants entering our country are being singled out as undesirable and not welcomed in this land of freedom.
I am sure you have heard and sung the carefree little camp song that went something like this: “Row, row, row your boat/Gently down the stream/Merrily, merrily, merrily, merrily/Life is just a dream.”
I am familiar with one herb in the plant kingdom that has kept people healthy through the centuries.
This column is dedicated to Mittens, my family’s beloved and deceased cat.
Mrs. C, 34, works as a clerk in a duplicating shop. When she consulted me about night wheezing and shortness of breath, the first question I asked was whether she had experienced the wheezing and chronic coughing at work. It ...
It seems that doctors are not taking patients’ pain seriously.
How do your children behave at home, at play and at school?
St. Francis of Assisi (think of the new pope) wrote a wonderful poem called “The Hymn of the Sun.”
E. coli: A motile, rod-like bacteria found in the intestines (gut) in man and many animals that, under certain conditions, can cause infection of the urinary and gastrointestinal tract requiring medical care.
Emotional: Feeling abandoned, forsaken, destitute, depleted, drained, exhausted, empty-headed.
A few years ago, I wrote an article titled “Don’t Rush With the Flush.”
Many of my religious patients refer to the medical condition known as arthritis as “Arthur,” and when Arthur ain’t so kind to them, he’s arthritis or just plain irritating.
Basically, the body eliminates foreign material by coughing. Now, the cough may be caused by dust, mold, vapors from spray cans, dusting powders, perfumes or a host of other irritants that might be in the air. However, there is one ...