The 3 most and least healthy vegetables for women

Women of all ages should be paying more attention to their daily intake of vegetables. As I have said in the past, I think...

Hair loss during pregnancy: It’s only temporary!

Approximately 40 percent of pregnant women complain of thinning hair or hair loss over the course of their pregnancy, and in the 2 to...

New controversy about circumcision raising eyebrows

When you go into a hospital, do you expect the hospital and biotech industries to make a profit from your surgical specimens? Well in...
Zika Virus

Baby Born with Zika-linked microcephaly in New Jersey

Doctors at Hackensack University Medical Center in New Jersey confirmed Tuesday the birth of a child suffering from Zika virus linked microcephaly, a condition...

New theories on autism look at inflammation in the womb

Today, we acknowledge a new day of autism awareness, although, as the father of an autistic child, I have to say that I think that...

The humanity of healing: Doctors are people, too

As I sit here reviewing charts in my office, I came across a link to a story someone sent me that really embodies the...

Dealing with West Nile virus while pregnant

Summer is on the way and you know what that means: Sun, fun, barbecues and vacations! But with all this crazy weather we’ve been seeing...

How does weight loss surgery affect pregnancy?

This past Sunday in the New York Times, there was a wonderful article written by an OB-GYN talking about all the difficulties and dangers...

Before getting pregnant, understand your insurance plan

Planning for a pregnancy is an exciting time for every woman and one of the most joyful experiences they will have in their lifetime. For...

Angelina Jolie’s new revelation a step forward for women’s health

In an op-ed piece in the New York Times, Angelina Jolie has once again impressed me with her courage in discussing the very personal...