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  • 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
  • BLOOD PRESSURE - How To Lower Your Blood Pressure
    BLOOD PRESSURE - How To Lower Your Blood Pressure By: Dr. Barry D. Shapiro One of the first things that gets checked when you visit the doctor is your blood pressure.  This Read more
  • MEDICAL ANALYSIS
    MEDICAL ANALYSIS By: Dr. Barry D. Shapiro Pulses per minute, blood pressure, and blood chemistry all give numbers to measure.  Facts.  Clues. As we gather these numbers we relate them to accepted “normals”. Read more