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Ask the Doctors answer their monthly letters column

By Ask the Doctors • May 10, 2021

A nutritious diet benefits skeletal health

By Ask the Doctors • February 5, 2021

I had no health conditions - no diagnoses and no medications. I have worked in mental health and am employed by a company that owns ...

By Tuxedo • December 21, 2018

I did not experience any symptoms but since I have scoliosis, I had some xrays that revealed some osteopenia. My primary care physician ran some ...

By Lefty • September 12, 2018

Plant-based diets are associated with numerous health benefits, but it's not so easy for meat eaters to ...

By Ryan Hatoum • July 18, 2018

I felt sharp pains in my stomach for several days. The pain continued to escalate so I called 911 and they took me to the ...

By Miles • April 26, 2018

Dear Doctor: Should I take large doses of Vitamin D to prevent osteoporosis? This is an ...

By Ask the Doctors • April 24, 2018

At my age of 84, I was a bit apprehensive going under anesthesia for surgery. However, it was the best option for me, and looking ...

By pickle • April 12, 2018

I did a lot of my own research online before having parathyroid surgery. Originally I thought I would go to Tampa, Florida. But as I ...

By Eagle • March 28, 2018

Dear Doctors: My sister has decided to switch her entire family to a vegan diet, including her 2-year-old twins. But I'm really worried -- is ...

By Ask the Doctors • March 26, 2018