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Dr. Keith Roach

Dr. Roach regrets that he is unable to answer individual letters, but will incorporate them in the column whenever possible. Readers may email questions to ToYourGoodHealth@med.cornell.edu or request an order form of available health newsletters at 628 Virginia Dr., Orlando, FL 32803. Health newsletters may be ordered from www.rbmamall.com.

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DEAR DR. ROACH: Are there any benefits to taking omega-3? — B.H.

By Dr. Keith Roach December 6, 2019
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I have fought high cholesterol and triglycerides for many years and have taken various statins for a long time

By Dr. Keith Roach November 25, 2019
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DEAR DR. ROACH: I am battling depression and have a question about psilocybin

By Dr. Keith Roach November 18, 2019
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Five years ago, I developed a blood clot in my left leg after fracturing my ankle and being immobilized for several months.

By Dr. Keith Roach November 11, 2019
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DEAR DR. ROACH: Could you give some additional information about H. pylori infection? I was diagnosed with it recently, via biopsies taken during an endoscopic procedure.

By Dr. Keith Roach October 28, 2019
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DEAR DR. ROACH: I am a very healthy 74-year-old male. I am not on any medications and enjoy normal blood pressure and great stats from my regular bloodwork. I weigh 140 pounds and have been exercising every day faithfully for decades.

By Dr. Keith Roach October 14, 2019
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DEAR DR. ROACH: Is it possible for X-rays and a CT scan to miss advanced lung cancer? My brother worked two days before he died. He went to the hospital, was admitted to hospice and died the next day. I wonder if he knew at least a year ago, but didn’t tell anyone.

By Dr. Keith Roach October 7, 2019
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DEAR DR. ROACH: I ran across a recent article of yours about carotid artery stenosis. In this article you state that “there is no miracle food, drink or supplement that can clear out arteries.” This is actually not true.

By Dr. Keith Roach September 23, 2019
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DEAR DR. ROACH: I am in my mid-50s and in good health (I don’t take any medications). I rarely get sick with colds or flu. I have been vaccinated with all the common vaccinations for our childhood.

By Dr. Keith Roach September 16, 2019
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DEAR DR. ROACH: I was having lots of arthritis pain in my neck and feet last summer. Someone recommended turmeric supplements to help. I started taking 600 mg twice a day. The pain slowly subsided.

By Dr. Keith Roach September 9, 2019

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