Dr. Eve Glazier

Dear Doctors: I’m 55 years old and a former marathon runner. Now my right hip hurts all the time, not only when I walk but also when I’m lying down. I can’t even sleep on my right side any more. I was told I need a hip replacement. What does [...]
By Ask the Doctors • July 31, 2018
Dear Doctors: Is there anything I can do to reduce my risk of prostate cancer? No one in my family has had cancer but I just turned 55 and I want to do whatever I can to stay healthy. Dr. Elizabeth Ko and Dr. Eve [...]
By Ask the Doctors • July 25, 2018
Dear Readers: When we first began writing this column, we wondered how we would know if it was reaching anyone. The answer came almost immediately, via your letters, all of which are read. It has been heartwarming [...]
By Ask the Doctors • July 23, 2018
Dear Doctors: I’m about to turn 60 and when I spend the afternoon playing with my 7- and 9-year-old grandsons, I’m wiped out. Is there anything that I can do to feel and be more energetic? I want to be an active grandmother and not just sit on the sidelines. [...]
By Ask the Doctors • July 19, 2018
Dear Doctors: I played a pretty rough game of tennis a few weeks ago and developed an ache in my right elbow that turns out to be bursitis. What can I do to ease the pain? Our [...]
By Ask the Doctors • July 17, 2018
Dear Doctors: News reports are saying that researchers have figured out how stress causes a heart attack, and that it all starts in the brain. I’ve already quit smoking, I exercise, and have switched to a healthy diet. But how am I going to control my brain?
By Ask the Doctors • July 13, 2018
Dear Doctors: I have heard several stories on the news recently about carbon monoxide-related deaths and they have me concerned. Where does carbon monoxide come from and how do I protect my family?   Carbon monoxide, also [...]
By Ask the Doctors • July 11, 2018
Dear Doctors: When I was growing up, I saw my physician annually for a physical exam. So I was surprised to hear from my daughter that the physician she chose through her health plan doesn’t believe in them. Do you agree? If not, what should a physical exam include? [...]
By Ask the Doctors • July 9, 2018
Dear Doctors: I understand that Alzheimer’s disease causes memory loss and leads to dementia. But when someone has Alzheimer’s, what is the actual cause of death? Alzheimer’s disease is a progressive disease of [...]
By Ask the Doctors • July 5, 2018
Dear Doctors: I’m having trouble keeping my resolution to get more exercise, and one of my co-workers swears that an activity tracker or an exercise app will help me stay focused. What are they, exactly, and why would they work? Dr. Elizabeth Ko and Dr. [...]
By Ask the Doctors • July 3, 2018