DEAR DR. ROACH: A recent MRI of my internal auditory canals revealed an incidental finding of "microangiographic changes" in the area of the pons.
DEAR DR. ROACH: My 89-year-old husband died two years ago, and it has been a great sorrow and puzzlement to me and his family that his death certificate listed the cause of death as Lewy body disease.
Mother always said eat your vegetables; drink plenty of fluids when you have a cold; get plenty of rest and don’t forget to exercise too!
DEAR DR. ROACH: My wife is a Type 1 diabetic. She uses an insulin pump to control her sugar. She needs to have a PET scan. The prep for this test is fasting for six hours prior, along with no insulin for six hours.
DEAR DR. ROACH: Thirty years ago, when I was in my 40s, I was diagnosed with bronchiolitis, which was considered a disease of young children.
Wellness — prevention of disease while maintaining healthfulness — matters to everyone.
DEAR DR. ROACH: My older daughter has had headaches most of her life. When she was young, she thought it was normal.