July 2013

Measles

by drnieman on July 29, 2013

in News

It is my honor to be asked about the latest outbreaks of measles. On July 29, 2013 I shall make these points on CTV Morning live: 1. Measles is very contagious and spreads via droplets. It infects mainly those who were not vaccinated at 12 months or those who did not get booster shots between 4 […]

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Electromagnetic Radiation from Wi-Fi–how safe is it?

by drnieman July 24, 2013 News

 I am intrigued by this research. It reminds us that electromagnetic waves may indeed have an impact on our health. We do not know yet—for sure. More research is needed, but here is a recent piece which caught my attention: 9th Grade Science Project Finds Plants Don’t Grow Near Wi-Fi Five ninth-grade young   women from […]

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When to worry about enlarged lymph nodes

by drnieman July 22, 2013 Monthly

Swollen lymph nodes present as lumps in the neck, armpit, groin or by the elbow area. Although very common and mostly innocent, they often lead to anxiety. To a worried parent it may represent cancer until proven otherwise. These enlarged lymph nodes are often discovered when a young child is given a bath; when the […]

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