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What Are You Drinking?

Sandra Fryhofer, MD - Tuesday, March 12, 2013 - 9:25am

“Energy drinks” sounds good. Who couldn’t use more energy? But there may be a problem: what’s in them that provides the jolt? It might not be listed on the product label. And you might not recognize it even when it is....

Dr. Sandy Says: Hep C Testing Imperative for Baby Boomers

Sandra Fryhofer, MD - Monday, April 8, 2013 - 4:53am

Attention fellow baby boomers! The CDC says all of us should be tested for Hepatitis C. Hepatitis C is a death threat. Find out if it's threatening you. Learn more in the videos below. Watch Boomer Alert for more:

Bird Flu Spreads in China

Sandra Fryhofer, MD - Tuesday, April 9, 2013 - 12:16pm

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) say Flu season is over in the United States, but in China, new flu related problems are emerging. On April 1, 2013 a new strain of bird flu, H7N9, was identified in...

Dr. Sandy Says: Nuts Are Good For You!

Sandra Fryhofer, MD - Monday, April 15, 2013 - 5:17am

Nuts are a good source of vitamins, fiber, and healthy mono-unsaturated fats. They’re packed with nutrients, but high in calories. Don’t overdo it! Learn more about the health benefits of nuts in the videos below....

Ask Dr. Sandy: Tanning and Sunscreen Myths

Sandra Fryhofer, MD - Wednesday, April 17, 2013 - 5:00am

Will a pre-vacation tan protect my skin? Do dark-skinned people need sunscreen? Is wearing a t-shirt just as good as wearing sunscreen? These are common tanning and sunscreen questions and I have the answers to them all...

Dr. Sandy Says: Exercise Increases Chances of Longer Life

Sandra Fryhofer, MD - Monday, April 22, 2013 - 5:53am

Everybody knows exercise is good for them. You may say yeah...but I don’t have the time. WRONG! You'll be surprise just how little time it takes to make a big difference! Watch the segment...

Ask Dr. Sandy: Vitamin C and Kidney Stones

Sandra Fryhofer, MD - Wednesday, April 24, 2013 - 11:38am

Is there such a thing as too much vitamin c? If you're prone to kidney stones there is! Find out why in this segment of Ask Dr. Sandy. brightcove.createExperiences();

Dr. Sandy Says: Folic Acid Can Protect Unborn Babies

Sandra Fryhofer, MD - Tuesday, April 30, 2013 - 5:50am

Vitamin B-9, Folic Acid, is cheap and available. It can help protect your baby against some dreadful birth defects. But Dr. Sandy says there is just one catch. Watch the segment!...

Ask Dr. Sandy: Cold or Allergies?

Sandra Fryhofer, MD - Wednesday, May 1, 2013 - 6:10am

How can you tell if you have a cold or allergies? Many symptoms are the same, but there are some key differences. These clues can help you determine which is which. brightcove....

Healing After the Boston Marathon

Sandra Fryhofer, MD - Friday, May 3, 2013 - 5:58am

All of us are touched by the terrible events at this year’s Boston Marathon. As the increasingly complex story unfolds, images of carnage fill television screens and front pages. These images and information are...


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