Health and Society
- Q Can an economic recession cause health problems?
Dr. Michael Roizen, Internal MedicineWe've all felt a little pain in our wallets lately, thanks to the housing market, car industry, and stock market slumps -- and maybe slumps in your own industry -- just to name a few. But maybe you're feeling pain elsewhere, too. Like that knee of... Full Answer
- Q How can I politely ask someone not to smoke around me?
Dr. Ruth White, Social WorkSay simply, "Smoking is really bad for me, so do you mind smoking where I won’t be affected by your smoke? Thank you so much for understanding". Most people will positively respond to such a request. If that doesn't work then if you are in an area... Full Answer