Recent Articles from Dr. Fredda

  • Are You Brushing With Triclosan?

    How would you feel if someone told you that you were putting a cancer forming poison in your mouth every time you brushed your teeth? I just read an article that was published in InvestorPlace which pretty much says thats what we are doing if you use Colgate.   Karl Utermohlen reported that Colgate toothpaste […] Read More

  • Increase Heart Disease Awareness This February

    A good heart and good health really should be our possessions most prized. After all, life is a gift. The thing is, it is usually only when something unforeseen or unfortunate happens that we remember to treasure our health. More than our biological muscle, our heart signifies spirit, strength, vitality, happiness, hope, love, life, vibrancy […] Read More

  • Umm, Easy, Healthy Recipe

    I recently found myself feeling the need to do “something different”. I know, that sounds a little crazy but when you work all the time like I do, occasionally you just need to get off the regular world and into another one. I decided that I would take a cooking class with Sur La Table. […] Read More

  • Cancer and Hemorrhoids: Pain In The Butt!

    Do you have a pain in the butt? No, I’m not talking about the kids, the husband, the dog, or the job, but hemorrhoids. Did you know that hemorrhoids are not a new problem for our modern time? David A. Johnson, MD, is a professor of medicine and Chief of Gastroenterology at Eastern Virginia Medical […] Read More

  • Cancer Patients Can Have PTSD

    It seems we always associate Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) with our military. But did you know that 1/3 or more cancer patients experience it too? Yes, freight, strain, heartache, anger, grief, and many other emotions can manifest in the cancer patient’s life. This can often bring about PTSD. For many years I wondered why so […] Read More