Dear Dr. Mo: I’m worried that smoking marijuana might make me gain weight – is it true that this could happen? Dear reader: Consuming marijuana classically produces symptoms of increased appetite (so called the munchies) and in principle, it could […]
Dear Dr. Mo: Is Zinc helpful in treating the common cold? Should I use it? Dear reader: When we catch the infamous cold (acute upper respiratory tract infection), sometimes the symptoms may be severe enough that we reach out to […]
Dear Dr. Mo: What if I needed an emergency contraception and didn’t have it (couldn’t get it) – would a regular pill do the trick? Dear reader: Even though I don’t recommend this as a contraceptive practice of choice, the […]
Dear Dr. Mo: What are the true health benefits of green tea, are these benefits real and should I start drinking it? Dear reader: Green tea is one of those foods that potentially has enormous health benefits but for most […]
In this post I answer a reader’s question about possible side effects of too much vitamin C.
In this post I answer a reader’s question about common cold and how to know we’ve got one.
In this post I answer a reader’s question about Ibuprofen and talk generally about NSAIDs and their side effects.
In this post I answer a reader’s question about multivitamins and their potential benefits.
In this post I answer a reader’s question about benefits of Acai berries.