The enemy within

by Medicine Men -- Are you feeling anxious, fearful and nervous? Psychiatrists and pharmacists tell us the demand for the anti-anxiety drug, Xanex, is so great that the medication is in very more…

Can legal leopards change their spots?

by Medicine Men -- Can the legal leopards change their spots? In the adversity of the tragic events of September 11, 2001, we hope so. We also hope this is a sincere more…

Taking action

by Medicine Men -- "It is not a question of if but of when." So concluded 200 physicians, Ph.D.'s, and a cast of the world's experts in terrorist, nuclear, biological, chemical and more…

Emergency treatment

by Medicine Men -- By now our nation's best wordsmiths – far more eloquent than we – will have op-edited every imaginable comment, idea and solution to the attack on America, Tuesday more…

Government's dangerous prescription

by Medicine Men -- Sometimes the health department has to shut down an eatery until its cleans up its act. There's another little "cafe" that could do with the same treatment – more…

School bells or jail cells?

by Medicine Men -- Will it be school bells or jail cells for back-to-school this year? That all depends on an important decision you'll be making in the next few weeks and more…

Cut the AMA's feeding tube!

by Medicine Men -- On August 7, 2001, U.S. Senate Minority Leader Trent Lott, R-Miss., sent a letter to HHS Secretary Tommy Thompson calling for an end to the American Medical Association's more…

Stem of the stem-cell controversy

by Medicine Men -- Take out your pencils for a pop quiz: What's a stem cell? We bet most Americans, while having an opinion about stem cell research, can't answer the question. more…

Tincture of Greenspan

by Medicine Men -- Many medicines lose their potency and effectiveness after too many years on the shelf or table. Some pills, powders and capsules even become toxic. So it is with more…