Month: August 2018

Testosterone Therapy Part I: ‘I’m On an Opiate [buprenorphine, Suboxone, methadone, morphine, etc] and My Mood and/or Libido are blah’

August 19, 2018

by Natan Schleider, M.D. August 19th, 2018 While the USA suffers through another opioid use epidemic (yes, we’ve had them before but I’ll give you the history lesson another time), the focus of press and medical/government powers that be are appropriately focused on preventing overdose and death. Far less attention is paid to adverse effects…

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A Family Doctor’s Visit to See a Cosmetic Dermatologist for Sun Damaged Skin Part I: Poikiloderma of Civatte

August 18, 2018
Doctor In The Family

By Natan Schleider, M.D. I don’t wear skinny jeans. I wear flip flops whenever I can which apparently are out of style. And while starting to go bald–which I’ve decided to ‘own’ rather than pursue hair plugs or the ever-popular toupee, the sun-damaged skin on my forehead has been bothering me (only when I look…

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Medicine Changes It’s Mind Every 10 Years, Case in Point, Vitamin D Supplements No Longer Advised

August 13, 2018

By Natan Schleider, M.D. August 13th, 2018 Having been in practice 13 years now, I’ll let you in on a secret: fifty percent of everything you learn or read about in the news regarding health and medicine will be obsolete or wrong, sometimes even harmful, within 10 years or so. Does that mean I should…

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Testosterone Therapy Part I: ‘I’m On an Opiate [buprenorphine, Suboxone, methadone, morphine, etc] and My Mood and/or Libido are blah’

August 19, 2018

by Natan Schleider, M.D. August 19th, 2018 While the USA suffers through another opioid use epidemic (yes, we’ve had them before but I’ll give you the history lesson another time), the focus of press and medical/government powers that be are appropriately focused on preventing overdose and death. Far less attention is paid to adverse effects…

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Doctor In The Family

A Family Doctor’s Visit to See a Cosmetic Dermatologist for Sun Damaged Skin Part I: Poikiloderma of Civatte

August 18, 2018

By Natan Schleider, M.D. I don’t wear skinny jeans. I wear flip flops whenever I can which apparently are out of style. And while starting to go bald–which I’ve decided to ‘own’ rather than pursue hair plugs or the ever-popular toupee, the sun-damaged skin on my forehead has been bothering me (only when I look…

Read More

Medicine Changes It’s Mind Every 10 Years, Case in Point, Vitamin D Supplements No Longer Advised

August 13, 2018

By Natan Schleider, M.D. August 13th, 2018 Having been in practice 13 years now, I’ll let you in on a secret: fifty percent of everything you learn or read about in the news regarding health and medicine will be obsolete or wrong, sometimes even harmful, within 10 years or so. Does that mean I should…

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