Category: Pharmaceuticals

Apr
22
2017

Medical treatments for Obesity – Part 4: Contrave

The side effects of obesity are significant and long lasting. Medical therapies that work have eluded physicians until now! This is Part 4 of a six part series on obesity. Introducing a novel medication, Contrave …

Apr
17
2017

Medical treatments for Obesity – Part 3: Saxenda

We all know the effects – heart attack, diabetes, stroke and breast cancer to name a few. Medical therapies that work have eluded physicians until now! This is Part 3 of a six part series on obesity. This chapter introduces Saxenda …

Apr
14
2017

Medical treatments for Obesity – Part 2: Belviq

The side effects of obesity are significant. Medical therapies that work have eluded physicians until now! This is Part 2 of a six part series on obesity. Introducing Belviq …

Apr
12
2017

Medical treatments for Obesity – Part 1: Qsymia

The side effects of obesity are significant. Medical therapies that work have eluded physicians until now! This is Part 1 of a six part series on obesity. This chapter introduces Qsymia …

Feb
06
2017

How should I treat my children’s teething pain and fussiness? Beware Belladonna – the beautiful lady!

Given the Food and Drug Administration’s recommendation, Dr. Jim highlights the advice of the American Academy of Pediatrics and the American Academy of Family Physicians when it comes to teething.

Dec
15
2016

Nexium, Prilosec, Prevacid and Protonix increase incidence of stroke, researchers report

Are proton pump inhibitors safe? Do they cause stroke and heart attack? Hold onto your hats! Or should I say your hearts and maybe even your brains! Within the last…