Shocking facts about prescription drug use…

As I walked by the pharmacy counter in my local Wegmans yesterday I observed that the line to pick up prescriptions was longer than any of the food check-out lines. That should tell you something. While medications are necessary at times, when it gets to the point where the majority of us are medicated every […]

Health Atrocities that are Viewed as Normal

I’ve been in the health field for 30 years and believe me, I’ve heard it all.  (Yes, that’s me in the picture above—thought you’d like a visual of what it’s like to talk to me and tell me your story.) I’m not judgmental when people tell me the health atrocities they believe in or subscribe […]

The Over-Medication of Americans

I remember back as a kid listening to Rolling Stones’ records with my older brother and sister and hearing Mick Jagger sing about something called “Mother’s Little Helper.” I was about five years old at the time and had no idea that he was referring to frazzled housewives popping anti-anxiety pills, but sadly it appears […]