Do Our Kids Really Need More Drugs?

As if our children’s breakfast of Ritalin and Prozac wasn’t enough, new guidelines issued by the American Academy of Pediatrics (A.A.P.) are recommending cholesterol-lowering drugs called statins to our children starting as early as age 8 in hopes of preventing heart problems as adults. The push to aggressively screen and medicate for high cholesterol in children…

Know How To Spot Skin Cancer

Skin cancer, among other dangers of prolonged sun exposure, can be quite deadly. While highly curable if caught early, skin cancer can creep up on you if you’re not paying attention. Moles that bleed, change shape, color or size are cause for alarm. Men need to watch their back, and especially the top of their head and the…