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Sandra Fryhofer, MD

Sandra Fryhofer, MD

Sandra Adamson Fryhofer, MD, MACP, FRCP is a practicing general internist and Adjunct Associate Professor of Medicine at Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, Georgia. She has been a medical reporter for ABC and CNN, and is a favorite on WebMD’s Medscape with her regular feature Medicine Matters video blog and Staying Well prevention column.
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Your Health Matters - July 26, 2013 - 1:00pm
Here's some welcome news for type 2 diabetics that may sound too good to be true. You can get your blood sugar under better control without adding a new medication…and you don’t have to lose weight:...
Your Health Matters - July 24, 2013 - 11:12am
Clean your plate. Growing up, I heard that a lot from my mom. She wanted to make sure I ate a well balanced diet. And it worked then...But maybe not now. Portion sizes have gotten bigger....
Your Health Matters - July 22, 2013 - 10:27am
PSA stands for Prostate Specific Antigen. It may indicate prostate cancer. But – it may not. Here's a look at what's coming up on Your Health Matters this weekend on GPB: In the full segment Dr....
Your Health Matters - July 19, 2013 - 10:00am
Nearly half of adult men are losing their hair. They could be losing their hearts too. A new study links baldness to an increased risk of heart disease. The study, published in the medical journal...
Your Health Matters - July 17, 2013 - 2:48pm
On March 12, 2013, the FDA issued a safety warning linking azithromycin use to fatal heart rhythms. It refers to a study published in the New England Journal of Medicine that found increases in...