Diane Archer

Think twice before getting a knee replacement

Liz Szabo reports for Kaiser Health News about the high proportion of people who get knee replacements and wonder whether they should have. For about one third of people, knee replacements do not...

Are sugar substitutes bad for you?

The data is clear that too much sugar is not good for your health. But, what about sugar substitutes, artificial sweeteners like Splenda, Sweet ‘N Low and Equal? A new meta-study¬† published in...

Expect big drug price increases in 2019

Reuters reports that pharmaceutical companies are hiking up prices on a lot of prescription drugs this year. Why not, if they can? And, what will President Trump do about it given his promise to...