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Health Articles by Dr. Lavine

More Bad News About Anti-Depressants

New research shows a 50% to 75% increase in gastrointestinal bleeding among those taking antidepressants, even when the drugs are taken for as little as 7 days.

Gluten Sensitivity – Part 3 – Stumbling Upon a Cure

A reader forwarded me this letter written by a chronic pain sufferer who found relief on a gluten-free diet. With his permission, I'm sharing this letter with you.

Gluten Sensitivity Part Two – What You Need to Do About It

Part 2 of this article on gluten sensitivity outlines a self-care plan which should help nearly anyone whose digestive tract is reactive to the gluten protein found in wheat.

Guest Article – Facts to Consider Before Having Hip Replacement Surgery

If you're contemplating hip replacement surgery, here are some facts to consider.
Creationism vs Evolution – The denial of reality by Adam Frank in The New York Times

Creationism vs Evolution – The denial of reality by Adam Frank in The New York Times

Adam Frank's editorial in the NY Times about the politicalization of science. Does it get you feeling outraged, too?

Gluten Sensitivity Symptoms and What They Mean For You

Many are finding health renewal in adopting a gluten-free eating approach. Could you benefit from eliminating gluten from your diet?
Chiropractic Pillows: Pillow Talk Courtesy of Guest Author Dr. George Russell

Chiropractic Pillows: Pillow Talk Courtesy of Guest Author Dr. George Russell

My colleague George Russell fields questions about pillows and how to get the most out of a night's sleep.

Quiz: How You Can Lower Your Risk of Cardiovascular Disease

Which professional group contributes the most to the prevention of cardiovascular disease? Check out the answer to today's quiz.
Just do this – part 2

Just do this – part 2

There's much more to fitness than just muscle strength and cardiac endurance. Here are a few simple balance challenges to incorporate into your daily life.

Guest Post – Dr. Karen Erickson’s Rules for Health

Dr. Karen Erickson offers simple guidelines for health.

Tendonitis symptoms and our new knowledge

As our scientific knowledge of tendon problems grows, chiropractic principles of treatment are proving effective.

Tendonitis Symptoms and Our New Knowledge Base

As our scientific knowledge of tendon problems grows, chiropractic principles of treatment are proving effective.

Knee Injections Not Recommended by Orthopedic Association

The American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons now recommends against the use of hyaluronic acid (Synvisc) injections for arthritic knees. That doesn't leave many proven options for people with knee pain...

Breathing Exercises for Natural Anxiety Relief, Pain Control and More

Three simple breathing exercises to help you relax and gain mental clarity.

Why Doctors Push Diagnostic Tests You Don’t Need

A paper from the Canadian Medical Association Journal in 1986 describes the sad overuse of advanced medical technology, even where it hasn't proved itself to be useful.

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