Dr Mannys Notes

When going to the doctor for a simple bacterial treatment, you wouldn’t think of it as a risky venture. But one antibiotic has been showing some concerning side effects lately. The US Food and Drug Administration has called for an...
Imagine if you could actively stave off dementia, a widespread condition that’s likely affected someone you know. Who might be helped by that possibility? It’s more than a possibility. Now, experts are raising awareness that people can take steps to...
Seafood is generally good for you, but the summer months do pose an increased risk for Vibrio contamination. This contamination often occurs between May and October due to the warmer weather. That’s because Vibrio is a type of bacteria...

Most people don’t expect themselves to die before they turn 35, especially from liver failure. But one study is showing that’s what’s been happening for nearly a decade now. According to the study’s researchers, it’s an alcohol problem. Specifically, researchers...
Late night dinners just happen sometimes. You work late or get caught up in the family fun, and before you know it, it's nearly bedtime. However, researchers say you shouldn’t let late dinners turn into a habit. Here’s why: A new study...
Antibiotics are under heat nowadays with many health professionals warning people to stay away. This is because antibiotics are becoming increasingly less effective against bacteria. Although, the search for a new antibiotic is on. What was once a lifesaving medication is...

Diabetes is a huge problem for Americans. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, as many as 30 million Americans are dealing with the condition. As a result, it is crucial that the medical field tries to...
The world held its breath as the soccer team from Thailand fought to survive while trapped in a cave for over 2 weeks. Now that they’re rescued, though, experts are saying their fight isn’t over. The 12 boys and their...
Are fresh vegetables always the best choice? Usually, yes. But, this is not the case for hundreds of Del Monte customers who recently purchased the company’s pre-packaged vegetable trays. The vegetables are leading to infections in four different states. It...

Are chronic hand tremors normal or signs of a nervous breakdown? If you ever wonder why your hands shake involuntarily, you're not alone. Every day, as many as 10 million Americans suffer from something called essential tremor, or chronic hand...