Tag Archives: medicine

Pills and the planet: Environmentally-friendly steps for your medicine cabinet

Most people might not guess that pills (or creams, patches, and inhalers, for that matter) have a big impact on the environment — but they do. Climate change is leading to noticeable effects on the environment, as well as to consequences for our health, such as rising rates of asthma and new patterns of infectious… Read More »

Ask the Doctor: D. Todd Detar, DO, Answers Questions about Osteopathic Medicine and His Role in the Community

D. Todd Detar, DO Q. What attracted you to medicine? A. While studying health education at the University of Delaware, a college sports injury ended my life’s dream of becoming an NFL player. One of my coaches saw an opportunity for me to work as a trainer for the Philadelphia Phillies, and over time, I… Read More »

Health based medicine diet soda

For example, those people may think that having a diet soda multiple times a week is much healthier than drinking one case of soda with sugar. Consumption of sugar medicine beverages, artificially diet beverages, and fruit juice and incidence of type 2 diabetes: systematic review, meta-analysis, and estimation of population soda fraction. Just take good… Read More »