So 'Vitamins don't work,' eh?

by Lee Hieb, M.D. -- The big news in health this month was that "Vitamins don't work." That headline was reported on the Drudge Report, and multiple sources picked up on three studies more…

Not everyone's opinion equal on Obamacare

by Lee Hieb, M.D. -- So Republicans are changing their strategy on Obamacare. Instead of "Stop Obamacare," now their slogan is "Tinker with Obamacare." This turnaround is apparently a result of polls, which more…

Yes, there is science behind taking supplements

by Lee Hieb, M.D. -- Physicians have been saying for years that "vitamins just make expensive urine." That statement is cute, but simply not true. Recently the news reported studies presumably showing a more…

Eat, don't medicate, your way to health

by Lee Hieb, M.D. -- There are four scientifically based pillars of anti-aging, or if you prefer, wellness medicine: diet, exercise, sleep/stress management and bioidentical hormone replacement. More diseases – and possibly all more…

Medicine's arrogance makes people suffer

by Lee Hieb, M.D. -- If you have been reading this column you know that I think modern wheat is a dangerous substance responsible for most of the diseases of modern civilization. I more…

9 ways Obamacare has killed jobs already

by Lee Hieb, M.D. -- Obama and the architects of health-care reform are long on theory, but short on the reality of medicine. But there is a reality, whether or not the theorists more…