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Is fasting a good way to lose weight? Yes. No. Maybe.

Last week, I explained a little bit about the more popular fasting programs for weight loss. There are 24-hour fasts where you eat nothing for a full day once or twice a week; Intermittent daily fasts where you restrict your eating to daily windows between 4 and 10 hours; And low calorie, regular calorie days[…]

Toddler’s remarkable story highlights hyperbaric oxygen therapy

Dear Doctor:  How did oxygen therapy help the brain of that toddler who almost drowned a few years ago? Has the child completely recovered from her near-death experience? Dear Reader:  The incident you’re referring to happened in Arkansas in 2016, when a toddler, who had just learned to walk, managed to slip through a latched[…]