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Vitiligo: Causes, Treatment & Celebration Of The Rare Skin Co

Vitiligo seems like a hidden disease with limited awareness, but for the over 200,000 patients in the United States (and almost 2 percent internationally) who suffer from vitiligo, the lack of knowledge and information can be frustrating. V...

Liz Moody
Jun-08 2018

Is Caffeine Making You Tired ALL The Time? Here's Why You Mig

You feel a little low on energy, so you reach for a cup of coffee or tea to get you going. It seems like this is everyone’s routine—caffine is so integrated into our culture and daily schedule—so it must make sense, right? Well, as a...

Liz Moody
Jun-08 2018

Birth Control Side Effects? Here's Your Expert Guide

I’m screwed if I stay on it and damned if I don’t, said my 34-year-old patient Ashley during her initial visit. She had been dealing with birth control side effects for years but was now more fearful of the side effects that came with c...

Liz Moody
Jun-08 2018

Does Sparkling Water Cause Weight Gain? Here's What You Need

Plain water is too, well, plain, for many people, causing them to opt instead for sparkling. Sparkling, seltzer, fizzy, bubbly, club, or soda water is water that has been put under pressure to create fizz. In other words, water is married w...

Liz Moody
Jun-08 2018

Is Snacking Really Bad For Your Hormones?

The hormones that drive hunger may naturally shoot up at night, according to research in The International Journal of Obesity. For the study, a small group of 32 obese men and women were asked to fast during two different time periods—sta...

Liz Moody
Jun-08 2018

Early Menopause: Everything You Need To Know About Symptoms,

Getting off the pill and not worrying about getting pregnant felt wonderful, but… my 39-year-old patient Sandi told me during our initial consultation. It was a massive but . Sandi was a fashion magazine editor who often worked long days...

Liz Moody
Jun-08 2018