Archive for February, 2013

Use Caution with Supplements Before Surgery

For many years now, we have recognized the potential conflicts between natural dietary supplements, herbal products and vitamins. Most individuals don’t think of these products as ‘medicines’ and very few will tell us they are taking them, even though they feel that like any other medication these products will have certain health benefits. What is […]

Oxygen in facial skin care…right for your skin?

As I was scanning the Internet for recent trends, an article in the New York Times caught my eye concerning the re-emergence of oxygen and oxygen based therapies in skin care. Frankly, some of the information caused me to hold my breath. Even a review of my colleagues uncovered offerings of oxygen facials in the […]