Medical Device Companies in the Operating Room

December 27, 2009 by mfato | 0 Comment
Interesting article about the ethics of having medical device company sales representatives in the operating room.  click on link below.. http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2009/12/24/AR2009122403368.html?hpid=topnews more >>

  New Recommendations for Vitamin D supplementation

November 17, 2009 by mfato | 0 Comment
A recent study recommends daily vitamin D supplements that are much larger than previously thought to be needed.  Patients should supplement with 1000 units daily and/or get their Vit D levels checked. http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2009/11/16/vitamin-d-shows-heart-benefits-in-study/?em more >>

  New Recommendations for Breast Cancer Screening

November 17, 2009 by mfato | 0 Comment
Take the time to read this article.  It is important that all of you are aware of new breast cancer screening guidelines. http://www.nytimes.com/2009/11/17/health/17scre.html?emc=eta1 more >>

  Chemicals in our food

November 08, 2009 by mfato | 0 Comment
Read this interesting article in the NY Times about a chemical in our foods called BPA.. http://www.nytimes.com/2009/11/08/opinion/08kristof.html?emc=eta1 more >>

  Risky Cancer Advice by Celebrities

October 23, 2009 by mfato | 0 Comment
This CNN article discusses why you should not believe everything you hear from celebrities regarding healthcare..please read C:\Documents and Settings\Owner\Desktop\Commentary Somers' cancer advice is risky - CNN_com.mht more >>