Ask Dr. Taz MD May 5th, 2014

Dear Dr. Taz,I am 52, went through menopause when I was 38-years-old and am still suffering from hot flashes. What can Ido?  Answer: The symptoms of menopause, including hot flashes are signs of hormone instability. A South American herb, Maca, has been found to be helpful.  Try taking 1 dropper or approximately 500 mg per day.  Also, [...]

Ask Dr. Taz MD: April 1st, 2014

Dear Dr. Taz,I have been sick quite a bit and doctors keep saying that I don't have any illness other than gastritis, osteoarthritis and I am prediabetic. I was by mistake taken off gluten, dairy, corn, seafood, nuts, eggs. Then they diagnosed me withsome disease only to come back and say "oh, you don't have [...]

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Ask Dr. Taz MD: March 24th, 2014

Dear Dr. Taz,I am a 69-year-old male and I'm having a problem with intestinal gas after meals. What can I take to stop this problem? I use Gas-x and Beano and they offer little help.This problem causes me to look for a bathroom after a meal within 30 minutes. I have been told to chew fennel seeds before a [...]

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Ask Dr. Taz MD: Feb 4th, 2014

Dear Dr. Taz,I was recently medically retired from the United States Navy after being diagnosed with multiple sclerosis. I have been on several prescription medications including Tysabri, ReBif and now Tecfidera. Unfortunately, I am still dealing with fatigue, double vision, unsteady gate and heat sensitivity. I have heard from others suffering with MS that they [...]

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Dr. Taz MD’s Weekly Q&A, January 1st, 2014

Q: With the increase in calories and decreased time for exercise during the holiday season, what strategies will help me avoid holiday weight gain?A: Its tough to not gain weight during the holidays. I follow a couple of simple rules which seem to help. No eating after 8 pm prevents excessive calorie intake. Staying active, even if [...]

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Dr. Taz MD’s Weekly Q&A, December 2nd, 2013

Q: You spoke of treatment for Osteoarthritis, is there a cure or way to reverse it? A: Osteoarthritis, an inflammatory joint disease, is a common condition often affecting adults over the age of 50.  I see many patients with osteoarthritis that have exhausted the typical medication options and are looking for other alternatives to manage joint pain [...]

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