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  • COLDS AND FLU
    COLDS AND FLU By: Dr. Barry D. Shapiro Do you seem to get sick around the same time of year every year?  Ever notice that during the fall and spring there is Read more
  • JOINT USAGE
    JOINT USAGE By: Dr. Barry D. Shapiro Joints – the connection between bones that allow for different degrees and types of movement.  Joints move when the muscles that attach to them contract. Read more
  • BACK PAIN AND CONSTIPATION
    BACK PAIN AND CONSTIPATION By: Dr. Barry D. Shapiro Can back spasms and disc problems cause constipation?  Since the lower bowel is in the abdomen, and the nerves that supply the lower Read more
  • PINCHED NERVES
    PINCHED NERVES By: Dr. Barry D. Shapiro Pinched nerve – pressure or force put on an area of a nerve by a disc, bone cartilage, tendon or muscle causing it to send Read more
  • FOOD COMBINING
    FOOD COMBINING By: Dr. Barry D. Shapiro Are there foods that you eat that cause you distress?  Do you get stomach cramps or have to rush to the bathroom after some meals? Read more
  • AUTO ACCIDENT INSURANCE COVERAGE
    AUTO ACCIDENT INSURANCE COVERAGE By: Dr. Barry D. Shapiro If you drive a car you are required to carry automobile insurance.  In my 40 years of handling auto accident injuries for patients Read more
  • INFLAMMATION
    INFLAMMATION By: Dr. Barry D. Shapiro What do these all have in common?  Tonsils – Tonsillitis         Bursa – Bursitis         Appendix – Appendicitis       Read more
  • INJURY – HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE FOR MY INJURY TO HEAL
    INJURY – HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE FOR MY INJURY TO HEAL By: Dr. Barry D. Shapiro Injuries heal but it seems never fast enough.  A muscle strain feels better in one Read more
  • REHABILITATION OR EXERCISE
    REHABILITATION OR EXERCISE By: Dr. Barry D. Shapiro Rehabilitation – care that can help you get back abilities you need for daily life that you lost due to disease or injury.  Exercise Read more
  • ALL YOU CAN EAT
    ALL YOU CAN EAT By: Dr. Barry D. Shapiro Eating at a buffet can be a lot of fun.  If the variety and quality is good you get to pick the perfect Read more
  • VEGETABLES – HOW TO COOK THEM
    VEGETABLES – HOW TO COOK THEM By: Dr. Barry D. Shapiro Vegetables are our friends.  They can provide vitamins, minerals, fiber, and water to our body.  But how is the best way Read more
  • VEGETARIAN – SHOULD YOU BE A VEGETARIAN?
    VEGETARIAN – SHOULD YOU BE A VEGETARIAN? By: Dr. Barry D. Shapiro Vegetarians do not eat meat, including red meat, poultry, seafood, and the flesh of any other animals.  They may also Read more
  • KIDNEY STONES
    KIDNEY STONES By: Dr. Barry D. Shapiro The kidneys are a filtration system for the blood stream and waste products.  They are essential for health as they detoxify the body. In a 24 Read more
  • THE IMPORTANCE OF PILLOWS - WHICH ONE IS RIGHT FOR YOU?
    THE IMPORTANCE OF PILLOWS - WHICH ONE IS RIGHT FOR YOU? By: Dr. Barry D. Shapiro They can be made from foam, feather, cloth or other materials.  They come in all sizes Read more
  • PRESCRIPTION DRUGS AND THEIR SIDE EFFECTS
    PRESCRIPTION DRUGS AND THEIR SIDE EFFECTS By: Dr. Barry D. Shapiro All drugs have side effects.  Watch any TV commercial promoting a drug and you hear the list of potential side effects Read more
  • OSTEOPOROSIS - What Is It And What Is The Best Treatment?
    OSTEOPOROSIS - What Is It And What Is The Best Treatment? By: Dr. Barry D. Shapiro Osteoporosis is a bone disease that occurs when the body loses too much bone.  As a Read more