The FDA approves a new pill for weight loss. Still minimally effective, Dr. Terry Simpson advises that this weight loss drug is not worth the minimal results that come at high risk. Healthy lifestyles trump miracle pills every time.
Joan Rivers died after suffering a condition that was a rare, and an unexpected event. Dr. Terry Simpson shares information on the odds of recovery in these situations, and the limitations of modern medicine in such cases.
Food insecurity breeds obesity by allowing the view that having some extra weight is healthy. The most basic of all insecurities is overcome with obesity. Leading to an endless cycle of obesity this can be combated not by surgery, but by availability of fresh foods, and teaching people how to cook.
Breakfast alone can be fun, but when you have it because your wife is in a “memory care” center it brings little joy. My mom is not coming home – she is in a “memory care” center, living out the remainder of her days because a disease has robbed her mind.
Update about Ebola virus. Ebola virus is one of the most deadly virus known to man and the current outbreak began in February in Guinea in western Africa. When the Peace Corps members come home, how do we handle them?