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ANTHONY KOMAROFF

Dr. Anthony L. Komaroff is a physician and professor at Harvard Medical School. To send questions, go to AskDoctorK.com, or write: Ask Doctor K, 10 Shattuck St., Second Floor, Boston, MA 02115.

Articles by ANTHONY KOMAROFF

ASK DR. K: Diabetics need annual eye exam ASK DR. K: Diabetics need annual eye exam
5 weeks ago - - ANTHONY KOMAROFF
DEAR DOCTOR K: I was recently diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes. My doctor says I need to have lots of other doctor appointments as a result, including seeing the eye doctor. Can you explain how diabetes affects vision? [Read More]
ASK DR. K: Flu shots necessary for kids ASK DR. K: Flu shots necessary for kids
7 weeks ago - - ANTHONY KOMAROFF
DEAR DOCTOR K: I know my child is supposed to get a flu shot each year. [Read More]
ASK DR. K: Prevent painful tooth decay by daily brushing, flossing ASK DR. K: Prevent painful tooth decay by daily brushing, flossing
20 weeks ago - - ANTHONY KOMAROFF
DEAR DOCTOR K: What is tooth decay, and how does it happen? [Read More]
ASK DR. K: Research yielding important insights ASK DR. K: Research yielding important insights
33 weeks ago - - ANTHONY KOMAROFF
DEAR DOCTOR K: My grandmother has Alzheimer’s disease. Over the past few years I have watched the disease take a toll on her judgment, memory, even her personality. How does Alzheimer’s wreak so much havoc in the brain? [Read More]
ASK DR. K: Signs of shock are easy to spot ASK DR. K: Signs of shock are easy to spot
36 weeks ago - - ANTHONY KOMAROFF
DEAR DOCTOR K: What does it mean when someone “goes into shock”? [Read More]
ASK DR. K.: Physical therapy can help loosen stiff joints ASK DR. K.: Physical therapy can help loosen stiff joints
44 weeks ago - - ANTHONY KOMAROFF
DEAR DOCTOR K: I have ankylosing spondylitis. Can you discuss this condition and the best way to treat it? [Read More]
ASK DR. K: Healthy diet protects bones ASK DR. K: Healthy diet protects bones
46 weeks ago - - ANTHONY KOMAROFF
Dear Doctor K: I am at increased risk for osteoporosis. Are there any foods or drinks I should avoid? [Read More]
ASK DR. K: Psoriasis is more than skin deep ASK DR. K: Psoriasis is more than skin deep
72 weeks ago - - ANTHONY KOMAROFF
DEAR DOCTOR K: My doctor thinks my arthritis and heart disease are connected to my psoriasis. Is this possible? I thought psoriasis was a skin condition. [Read More]
ASK DR. K: Sun a damager of skin ASK DR. K: Sun a damager of skin
82 weeks ago - - ANTHONY KOMAROFF
DEAR DOCTOR K: As I’ve entered my 40s, the skin on my hands and face has started to change. What happens to our skin as we age? [Read More]
ASK DR. K: Pollen can prompt food allergies ASK DR. K: Pollen can prompt food allergies
91 weeks ago - - ANTHONY KOMAROFF
DEAR DOCTOR K: I’ve always had seasonal allergies. But over the past few years, I’ve noticed that my lips swell and my mouth gets irritated when I eat certain fruits and vegetables. Have I developed new food allergies as an adult? [Read More]
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