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…

Your doctor's diet is a death wish

by Lee Hieb, M.D. -- Recently while driving through the wilds of South Dakota, I stopped at a rest stop and found a newsletter called "Add 15 Years.com," with topics such as "Obesity-Diabetes more…

America has new crop of slave masters

by Lee Hieb, M.D. -- What is slavery? It is not physical abuse, nor imprisonment, nor isolation from one's family. All those things may be part of being a slave, but they do more…