Heart Disease Myths

This month being national Heart Health month, I’ll be doing a series of articles on heart disease and how to avoid it. I mean, how to really avoid it, as opposed to the have-this-scan take-this-...

Must-Have Android Health Apps, Part II

It should come as no surprise that many of the free apps in the Android market are ineptly named — after all, these are programmers doing their thing, not marketeers. Expecting a programmer to c...

A Girl, A Trike and A Disease

Every patient who walks into my exam room receives — at no extra charge! — a critical evaluation of their exercise regimen, or lack thereof. At this point, regular exercise has been proven...

3 Must-Have Android Health Apps, Part I

When the Verizon cellphone account headed for expiration, I decided to (a) look for a better deal, and (b) do some serious upgrading. My old folder did its job and did it well, but had gone a wee bit ...