Tag Archives: medicine

Ultra-expensive medicine a desperate need for thousands of babies around the world

Imagine your child is dying. There’s a drug that promises hope, promises to stop your baby’s illness dead in its tracks. But this dream medicine is out of reach because it costs around $ 2 million, depending where you live. This is the story of many of parents of children with Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA), a rare motor neuron disease. Between one in 6,000… Read More »

Ask the Doctor: D. Todd Detar, DO, Answers Questions about Osteopathic Medicine and His Role in the Community

D. Todd Detar, DO Q. What attracted you to medicine? A. While studying health education at the University of Delaware, a college sports injury ended my life’s dream of becoming an NFL player. One of my coaches saw an opportunity for me to work as a trainer for the Philadelphia Phillies, and over time, I… Read More »

Keto diet science based medicine

This page features references. Impact of intermittent fasting on health and disease processes. It’s possible that some of the effect may be due to increased meat consumption, in a similar way that supplementation creatine increases levels, though more research is needed. ISBN Preliminary evidence suggests a connection between fibromyalgia and insulin resistance, high blood sugar,… Read More »