Monthly Archives: July 2010

Health Tools

Health Tools

Blood Alcohol Estimator DON’T DRINK AND DRIVE! See how little alcohol is required to change the alcohol content ...
Q&A: Alcohol and Diabetes

Q&A: Alcohol and Diabetes

Enjoying life is important, no matter what age you are or condition you have.  One of our users ...
Q&A: Preventing SIDS

Q&A: Preventing SIDS

Q: How can I prevent SIDS in my baby? A: Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) is the sudden, ...
Q&A: Preventing Birth Defects

Q&A: Preventing Birth Defects

Q: How do I prevent birth defects in my baby? A: A birth defect is an abnormality of structure, ...
Q&A: Newborn Precautions

Q&A: Newborn Precautions

Q: What precautions should I take when caring for my newborn? A: 1.  Recognize that you are often ...
Q&A: Discontinued Inhalers

Q&A: Discontinued Inhalers

Q: I have used an albuterol inhaler for a few years. I picked up my prescription from the ...
Q&A: Asthma and H1N1

Q&A: Asthma and H1N1

Q: Am I considered a high risk candidate for H1N1 flu infection if my asthma has been dormant ...
Q&A: Flu Shots

Q&A: Flu Shots

Q: My 9-year-old daughter has asthma. She had her flu shot late in the season in April 2009. ...
Renaisa S. Anthony, MD, MPH

Renaisa S. Anthony, MD, MPH

Growing up in Detroit, Dr. Anthony witnessed the disease burden that falls disproportionately on inner-city and minority populations, ...
Q&A: Protein in Urine

Q&A: Protein in Urine

Q: The doctor told my mother that there’s protein in her urine. What does this mean and how ...
Eno Nsima-Obot, MD

Eno Nsima-Obot, MD

Born in the United Kingdom, Dr Nsima-Obot was one of the top ten graduating students from University of ...