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To Your Good Health by Dr. Keith Roach

Blood Pressure Rises at Doctor’s Office

DEAR DR. ROACH: I have had high blood pressure at times, and my doctor said I have white coat syndrome. I am on metoprolol and ramipril. My blood pressure spikes at times. Recently I didn’t feel right. My blood pressure was reading 200/120, more or less, over 12 hours. I Continue reading →

To Your Good Health by Dr. Keith Roach

Here’s the Skinny on Artificial Sweeteners

DEAR DR. ROACH: I have questions regarding sugar substitutes. I have come to the overwhelming conclusion that sugar is a poison to the human body. However, I have never read any information regarding the safety of sugar substitutes. My questions are: Are they harmless to our bodies; are some safer Continue reading →

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Support Groups for Alzheimer’s Caregivers Offered Across WNY

Providing care for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease can be stressful and isolating, but support groups can provide coping tools and a welcoming embrace from others in the same position. The Alzheimer’s Association Western New York chapter sponsors a number of caregiver support group across the region. The groups Continue reading →