James G Beckerman, M.D.'s MedHelp Blogs https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/921323 Medical communities and forums staffed by doctors from leading medical centers. Over 325 forums and communities providing medical information and medical help. en Do no harm. Remember that. As a medical intern, I spent a lot of time around feeding tubes and the people who needed them. I James G Beckerman, M.D. Wed, 25 Apr 2012 12:44:34 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/354239/Do-no-harm--Remember-that https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/354239/Do-no-harm--Remember-that Detox Doubts We have livers and kidneys for a reason, right? But don’t tell that to the millions of Americans w James G Beckerman, M.D. Thu, 09 Jun 2011 11:03:54 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/295241/Detox-Doubts https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/295241/Detox-Doubts The HCG Diet... Over a year ago, I posted a blog arguing against the use of Human Growth Hormone as a weight loss sup James G Beckerman, M.D. Thu, 03 Mar 2011 17:50:45 -0500 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/272913/The-HCG-Diet https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/272913/The-HCG-Diet The Flex Diet is now in stores! Hi everyone! I hope you all are having a happy and healthy holiday season. I'm so excited to an James G Beckerman, M.D. Mon, 27 Dec 2010 10:52:46 -0500 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/255322/The-Flex-Diet-is-now-in-stores https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/255322/The-Flex-Diet-is-now-in-stores Would you take an obesity drug if it were safe, effective, and...available? Another drug bites the dust. In the past few weeks, we have seen sibutramine (Meridia) pulled from th James G Beckerman, M.D. Mon, 08 Nov 2010 16:09:31 -0500 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/244258/Would-you-take-an-obesity-drug-if-it-were-safe--effective--andavailable https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/244258/Would-you-take-an-obesity-drug-if-it-were-safe--effective--andavailable Yes You Can - But Will You? I was talking yesterday with one of the medical assistants in my cardiology office - he is an amaz James G Beckerman, M.D. Fri, 01 Oct 2010 12:12:42 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/234725/Yes-You-Can---But-Will-You https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/234725/Yes-You-Can---But-Will-You HGH - weight loss solution? I’ve been getting a lot of posts recently about using Human Growth Hormone (HGH) for weight loss, an James G Beckerman, M.D. Thu, 27 Aug 2009 12:55:18 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/116828/HGH---weight-loss-solution https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/116828/HGH---weight-loss-solution Zen and the Heart of Medical Maintenance Between college and medical school, I spent a year living in Spain. It was one of those “discovery” James G Beckerman, M.D. Fri, 24 Jul 2009 20:29:34 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/108569/Zen-and-the-Heart-of-Medical-Maintenance https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/108569/Zen-and-the-Heart-of-Medical-Maintenance Eat Less. Do More. Repeat. Everywhere you look, there's a new approach to weight loss. From acid balance to zodiac signs, autho James G Beckerman, M.D. Fri, 12 Jun 2009 13:55:47 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/97218/Eat-Less-Do-More-Repeat https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/97218/Eat-Less-Do-More-Repeat