Emily gave a thorough review of the benefits and risks of taking over-the-counter products, including how much can be harmful to your health. Many people think that “If a little is good, more is better!” – but taking more than the Recommended Daily Allowance of a vitamin or supplement can actually be harmful.
Your Real Champion® – “Happy Mother’s Day” to Antoinette Ritchie and Marian Gordon
We salute all the mothers who shower us with their love and devotion. We also salute those who serve as mothers as they nurture those around them in the office, the community, and their extended families.
Each week we highlight the Real Champions in your life! Your family, friends, or colleagues who go the extra mile to help others in their community. Know someone who should be featured? Nominate them now!
Marianne T. Ritchie, MD was one of the first female gastroenterologists practicing in the Philadelphia area. An advocate for over 30 years, Dr. Ritchie developed the PINKPLUS triple cancer screening program, and the BLUE LIGHTS CAMPAIGNfor Colon Cancer Awareness.
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