Can you be fat AND suffer from malnutrition?

If you’ve ever heard the term empty calories, you know the answer is yes. We take a look at this issue in pre-observance of Malnutrition Awareness Week (Sept. 28 – Oct. 2). Granted, it’s not something you think about every day, but if you do, you may realize you know someone who is malnourished: a friend, neighbor or relative who …

That’s Exactly How I Meant To Do It

On Fridays between issues of the Medical Examiner, we like to show people who are out there raising the bar for us all. They could be at home sitting in the La-Z-Boy, but instead they’re out there doing something, making plans and then bringing those plans to life in spectacular ways. To wit:

I Love Monday

There’s a lot to love about coffee, that’s for sure. Despite what is shown here, I happen to drink mine with cream after years as a die-hard black coffee man. In fact, if you look at the picture below you can see my actual desktop and a few of the most important tools of my trade. Front and center, of …