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Calcium Supplements: Pros, Cons & Expert Tips

Everyone needs calcium, right? It seems many people are concerned about avoiding osteoporosis. No one wants to break a bone or develop stooped posture. So should we all load...

5 Worst Drugs that Cause Dry Eye Disease

Dry eye disease is irritating and painful. As an optometrist, I know there are many possible causes, but the medicines you take might be the culprit.  Drugs are a...

The Problems With High SPF Sunscreens

High SPF sunscreens offer little to no extra protection, and they may also be putting you at risk of long-term skin damage, a newly released report from EWG reports.

Sunscreens 2020: 3 Do’s and 3 Don’ts

There’s no doubt that you should be lotioning up: Almost 9,500 people in the United States are diagnosed with skin cancer every day, according to the American Academy of...

4 Foods That Can Mess With Your Meds

High blood pressure and heart disease meds, statins, dairy and Coumadin can all have bad interactions with certain drugs. Make sure you're not blocking the effectiveness of your meds...

A Decision-Making Guide to ED Drugs

The 8 most important factors to consider when deciding whether to try Erectile Dysfunction (ED) drugs An estimated 30 million men in the United States are thought to suffer...

OTC Heartburn Drug Eyed for COVID-19

Many people turn to the over-the-counter drug Pepcid (famotidine) after they’ve eaten spicy food, and a new trial is testing whether the heartburn medication may also fight COVID-19. Pepcid...

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