Category Archives: Questions Answered by Dr Wise
My responses to Fifty Factoids
Hello Aaron, See my answers in blue Sam On Feb 18, 2014, at 10:24 AM, Aaron wrote: Any of this factual? Human Mysteries The Human Body is a treasure trove of mysteries, one that still confounds doctors … Continue reading
Forced to wear a mask for not getting a flu shot.
Question: As a healthcare worker my employer requires me to get a flu shot or wear the mask. I have actually not had the flu in over 20 years however the shot makes me ill. A reaction prompted by my … Continue reading
Any Suggestions for the Big 56 ?
Question: Hello Dr Wise I’ll be 56 in two weeks. I’ve been working out twice a week with a trainer very strenuously and walking a couple of miles 2 or 3 times a week for exercise. I’ve been doing this … Continue reading
Your thoughts on Tramadol.
Question: I checked into the use of codine for my Mother’s arthritis pain and codine is not recommended for kidney disease patients. However in searching the internet, I came across a narcotic called tramadol that is recommended for kideny patients. … Continue reading
Too much Iron Pills?
Question: Dear Dr. Wise, I couldn’t give blood last week because my iron was low,by 1 pt. I am now taking Iron pills (325 ) mg’s. I’m taking one a day. Is that too much and should I cut down? … Continue reading
I have heard Vitamin D Is important Is this true?
Question: I have heard Vitamin D Is important. Is this true? DR Wise Answer: Vitamin D has been found to be very important and that 85% of people in the united states are deficient. As the vitamin is better studied … Continue reading
How can I safely lose weight?
Question: How can I safely lose weight? DR Wise Answer: Obesity is a major problem in the USA , even in children. Reduced activity and excessive intake of carbohydrates are major causes. This can lead to other illnesses like diabetes … Continue reading