Irritable Bowel Syndrome

The symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome – diarrhea, constipation, abdominal pain, bloating and flatulence are very unpleasant. As one of my patients so eloquently put it, “Irritable bowel syndrome sucks!” And you know, she’s right. The symptoms of irritable...

Tuberculosis is Alive & Well!

Tuberculosis is alive and well, especially for individuals on medications which weaken immune system function. The list of these immune suppressive medications has exploded over the past decade. Doctors increasingly use medications that weaken the immune system to...