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Ask Dr. Monti: What’s the Best Way to Treat a Mosquito Bite?

If bitten by a mosquito, immediately clean the area thoroughly with soap and water. You can expect intense itching and a visible bump for 24 […]

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Ask Dr. Monti: My Allergies Are Off the Charts This Year And Alavert Isn’t Cutting It! What Can I Do to Find Relief?

With the summer months upon us, many people are experiencing allergies caused by “airborne” pollen. Experts indicate that over 35 million Americans suffer from seasonal […]

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Ask Dr. Monti: Does Electro-Training Really Work?

Q: There’s a weight-loss clinic that recently opened in Center City called Bailine Body Sculpting (they also have a location in Blue Bell). You lay […]

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Ask Dr. Monti: Can Pasta Really Be Low-Carb?

Question: Can carbs really be “protected”? I’ve been eating Dreamfields pasta recently and I love it, but is the company’s claim that there are only […]

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Ask Dr. Monti: Are Digital Devices Ruining Our Eyesight?

Question: Are computers, iPhones and iPads ruining our eyesight? I’ve heard they can cause Computer Vision Syndrome. Is that true? Answer: From carpal tunnel syndrome […]

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Ask Dr. Monti: Are There Any Natural Ways to Fight Cellulite?

Question: Help! Bathing suit season is coming up fast. Are there any natural, non-invasive ways to get rid of and prevent cellulite? Answer: Cellulite is […]

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Ask Dr. Monti: Are Juice Cleanses Good for You?

Question: Are juice cleanses good for you? Answer: I am a big fan of fresh vegetable juices and would encourage everyone to get some in […]

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Ask Dr. Monti: Can Mental Activities Like Sudoku Lower My Risk for Alzheimer’s?

Question: Is it true that doing mental activities like crossword puzzles and Sudoku can lower my chances of having dementia or Alzheimer’s later in life? […]

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Ask Dr. Monti: Can Melatonin Help You Sleep?

Question: Can melatonin supplements really help me fall asleep at night? Answer: Our bodies produce melatonin naturally in the pineal gland, a pea-sized structure embedded […]

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Ask Dr. Monti: Do I have Adult ADD?

Q: Lately, I feel as though my mind is constantly hopping from one task to the next. Even though I’m “busy” all day at work, […]

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Ask Dr. Monti: Is It Safe to Drink Seltzer?

Question: Is it safe to drink a lot of seltzer? It’s helped me kick my diet soda habit, but even though it’s calorie- and artificial […]

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Ask Dr. Monti: Is Restless Leg Syndrome Real?

Question: Is Restless Leg Syndrome real? And if so, are there any natural ways to treat it? Answer: Yes, it is real. As many as […]

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Ask Dr. Monti: What’s the Difference Between Viagra, Levitra and Cialis?

Question: What’s the difference between Viagra, Levitra and Cialis? And are they really safe to use? Answer: All three drugs work by inhibiting an enzyme, […]

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Ask Dr. Monti: Is “Dry Eye” a Sign That You’re Dehydrated?

Question: Is “dry eye” a sign that you’re dehydrated? Answer: Dry eye syndrome is a common problem in adults. Dehydration can cause your eyes to […]

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Ask Dr. Monti: Is Hot Yoga Safe?

Question: Is hot yoga safe? Answer: I am a big fan of yoga, but it is important that you choose a form of it that […]