September 2012

Bacteria And Mites Found To Be Cause Of Rosacea

Many of my patients with rosacea are under the impression that it is a form of acne because rosacea can produce severely inflamed, sebum-filled lesions that resemble acne. It is also characterized by red inflamed cheeks and a bulbous nose giving its’ sufferers the unfortunate reputation of being heavy alcohol drinkers.  Recent research, though, has […]

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Research Proves Chocolate Helps Prevent Stroke

Research Proves It – Chocolate Helps Prevent Stroke

Let’s face it.  Many of us love chocolate.  Yet, we may have reserved it as a once in a while treat because it has traditionally fallen into the “bad choice” category of sweets. With the results of recent research coming out of Sweden though, many chocolate lovers are going to be reunited with their former […]

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Are You Always Tired? Here’s What Could Be Causing It

One of the most common complaints I hear from my patients is, “I just feel so tired all the time.” With our modern lives, it’s not hard to understand why.  Jam-packing activities, work and other things into your daily life, and just not getting enough sleep, are some of the most common causes of being […]

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Vitamin D – Your Master Vitamin Is Missing

You may have heard, or read, more recently about the many conditions and diseases that can be associated with Vitamin D deficiency.  In fact, it seems like you are at risk for just about every major illness, including heart disease, diabetes, and cancer, if you are deficient in Vitamin D.  With all these findings, I […]

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Why You May Want To Stop Taking Calcium Supplements

For years, doctors (including me!) had been telling their patients (especially postmenopausal women over 60 and older men) to take calcium supplements to prevent risks of osteoporosis.  Now, with recent research findings, many doctors are holding off on telling our patients to take calcium supplements.  Perhaps you routinely take calcium supplements as well.  If so, […]

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How To Keep Muscle While Losing Your Fat!

Many of my patients are over the age of 40 and have put on a few pounds – especially around the middle.  This is common with getting older and can occur from several things – inactivity, poor sleeping habits, metabolism slowdown and decrease in ability to use insulin efficiently, too high sugar/carbohydrate diets.  All these […]

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Green Coffee Bean Extract – They Can’t Keep It On The Shelves!

Almost every day a patient will ask me something about green coffee bean extract, ‘Dr. Rosenberg, what’s all this I hear about green coffee extract being good for weight loss?’ Or,’ I tried to buy some green coffee bean extract but it seems they can’t keep it on the shelves!’ ‘Can’t I just drink a […]

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