By: Joe Graedon February 15, 2003 0 Comments
    #442 Open Show Format

    Open Lines. Topics include: Thyroid function and new research on thyroid testing. Addiction to anti-anxiety drugs. How can patients phase off drugs like Ativan or Xanax? Are there any alternatives to …

    By: Joe Graedon February 14, 2003 0 Comments
    #A-74 How Can You Tell if You’re Really in…

    If you think you are in love, you probably are...but have you picked the right person to love? Today's show will help you determine if that special person will make a great partner for the long term o…

    By: Joe Graedon February 8, 2003 0 Comments
    #441 Health Care in Crisis

    More than 41 million Americans have no health insurance. What impact does that have on the health care system? Hospitals are absorbing huge costs in caring for the uninsured. How does that affect ever…

    By: Joe Graedon February 1, 2003 0 Comments
    #440 Making Sense of Dietary Guidelines

    Have you become totally confused about making healthy food choices? The government has created the USDA Food Pyramid to "simplify" our decision making. But our guest, Walter Willett, MD, PhD, says the…

    By: Joe Graedon January 31, 2003 0 Comments
    #A-72 How Important is School Lunch?

    Is your child flunking lunch? A lot of schools now provide fast food in the cafeteria along with vending machines that sell sodas and candy. One principal is bucking that trend. We will discuss her de…

    By: Joe Graedon January 25, 2003 0 Comments
    #439 Open Show Format

    Open Lines. Topics include: How much vitamin A is enough and how much is too much? We'll discuss the consequences of consuming high doses of this nutrient, which is found in cold liver oil and som…

    By: Joe Graedon January 24, 2003 0 Comments
    #A-71 New Treatments for Sexual Dysfunction

    Viagra became a household word almost overnight. Now Levitra will soon offer competition. How do they compare and what other drugs are in the pipeline for erectile dysfunction? How do hormones affect …

    By: Joe Graedon January 18, 2003 1 Comments
    #438 Natural Remedies for Colds

    What do you do when you come down with a cold? Is Nyquil your preferred treatment...or do you reach for the vitamin C? On this show you will learn about the benefits and risks of cold and flu remedies…

    By: Joe Graedon January 17, 2003 0 Comments
    #A-70 Fit or Fat? Shedding Holiday Weight

    Did you gain a few pounds over the holidays? Are you continuing to overeat because you are feeling stressed out and overwhelmed? Is the cold weather making it hard to get mobilized to exercise? What c…

    By: Joe Graedon January 11, 2003 0 Comments
    #437 Overcoming Stress and Anxiety

    There are uncertain times and people are feeling a great deal of stress. This in turn can have many negative effects on health from anxiety and depression to hypertension and headaches. How can we lea…

    By: Joe Graedon January 4, 2003 0 Comments
    #436 Which Blood Pressure Drugs Are Best?

    A large government-sponsored study has shown that old-fashioned inexpensive diuretics work at least as well as the newer medications drug companies promote so aggressively. Even more shocking, the cho…