Pharmacy Updates Computer to Protect G6PDD Patients

This is the most amazing news I have heard in a long time from the medical community. I came home last night to find the following email in my inbox. I am still in shock. ******************** Subject: G6PD Deficiency Message: As … Continue reading

Pharmacy Updates Computer to Protect G6PDD Patients was last modified: April 9th, 2015 by Dale Baker

G6PD Deficiency and Diabetes Help?

One of the problems with having both G6PD Deficiency and Diabetes, is the lack of safe medication. The most popular glucose reducing drug is Metformin, which is on the avoid list. The only option I have had is exercise, which … Continue reading

G6PD Deficiency and Diabetes Help? was last modified: March 24th, 2015 by Dale Baker

Fever Myths

The following fever myth’s list is in several places on the internet. This one is from The Children’s Hospital in St. Louis, MO USA. Many parents have false beliefs (myths) about fever. They think fever will hurt their child. They … Continue reading

Fever Myths was last modified: January 2nd, 2015 by Dale Baker

Positive Change

Positive Change. An interesting concept, don’t you think? I once heard a man who was speaking at a seminar say, “only one percent of people will change their lifestyle, even if they know their current lifestyle will kill them”. Which … Continue reading

Positive Change was last modified: January 1st, 2015 by Dale Baker

The Dangers of Iron Overload in G6PD Deficient People

Contrary to popular belief, iron overload does not mean you have been watching too many Iron Man movies. Nor does it mean if you have iron overload, you will become Iron Man. It is a lot more sinister than that, … Continue reading

The Dangers of Iron Overload in G6PD Deficient People was last modified: November 26th, 2014 by Dale Baker

Cooking Oil Could Be Contributing to Oxidative Stress

We all know that oxidative stress, or free radicals, can cause hemolysis in those with G6PD Deficiency and that legumes and some other foods and drugs cause oxidative stress. But, one thing I did not know, until recently, is that … Continue reading

Cooking Oil Could Be Contributing to Oxidative Stress was last modified: November 19th, 2014 by Dale Baker

Preventing Disease by Boosting Your Immune System

In today’s world, getting sick can be fatal. Preventing disease by boosting your immune system can be your lifeline. It seems that everyday we hear more about the spread of Ebola in Africa and recently in Europe and the USA. … Continue reading

Preventing Disease by Boosting Your Immune System was last modified: November 20th, 2014 by Dale Baker