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To Your Health 2001 6 results

April 6, 2001

I feel very blessed to come from a family that lives long and generally healthy lives. I am 40 and still feel good, but my doctor recommended I take an aspirin tablet every day to prevent heart problems. What are the pros and cons?

James Heffley, Ph.D.

March 30, 2001

I will be undergoing surgery in about a month. Are there certain nutrients that I should take before surgery?

James Heffley, Ph.D.

March 23, 2001

I have lived in Texas for 20 years. I have a great tan and have always supposed this protected me against skin cancer. Am I right?

James Heffley, Ph.D.

March 16, 2001

I don't know what to believe about vitamin C! It was always promoted as safe and helpful for flu and colds, and now I hear that it may increase the risk of cancer and heart disease. Is it worth that risk just to take care of a cold?

James Heffley, Ph.D.

March 9, 2001

Are soy foods really good for us or not?

James Heffley, Ph.D.

March 2, 2001

Heart disease is common among women in my family and I am looking for ways to beat the odds. What works?

James Heffley, Ph.D.

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