About: Cory SerVaas, M.D.

Posts by Cory SerVaas, M.D.:

Help for Overactive Bladder
Help for Overactive Bladder

Dear Dr. SerVaas, I am an 82-year-old male and have the urge to urinate every 30 to 60 minutes. I‘ve had this for about three... More

A Rare Type of Breast Cancer
A Rare Type of Breast Cancer

Dear Dr. SerVaas, Why don’t more mammogram technicians know about inflammatory breast cancer (IBC)? I am aware of three cases in my area. However, I... More

Skin Problem Could Be Eczema
Skin Problem Could Be Eczema

Dear Dr. SerVaas, My husband (age 62) has red spots on both feet. They are not bothersome unless they form blisters under the toes that... More

About Bruises
About Bruises

Dear Dr. SerVaas, My lovely wife has a problem. The least thing she bumps with her hand or arm immediately causes a distinct bruise that... More

A Heartfelt Thank You
A Heartfelt Thank You

Dear Dr. SerVaas, In your November/December 2008 issue I happened to read that leg and hand spasms could be caused by the cholesterol medicines. I... More

Treating Pernicious Anemia
Treating Pernicious Anemia

Dear Dr. SerVaas, I was diagnosed with pernicious anemia in 1982 and prescribed 1000-microgram shots of B12 (cyanocobalamin) every month for the rest of my... More

Sleepless in South Carolina
Sleepless in South Carolina

Dear Dr. SerVaas, My husband has had sleepless nights since ending chemotherapy in July 2007. He has tried prescriptions, herbal teas, and over-the-counter sleep aids.... More

Omega-3s in Fish Oil
Omega-3s in Fish Oil

Dear Dr. SerVaas, I started taking fish oil omega-3 a year ago. I seem to feel much better (more zip), and for the first time... More

The Benefits of Lysine
The Benefits of Lysine

Dear Dr. SerVaas, Many years ago, your column about lysine solved my problem with mouth sores. Now I would like to return the favor. June... More

Coughing Home Remedies
Coughing Home Remedies

Dear Dr. SerVaas, My problem is that I cannot get the mucus up so that I can expel it. Several cough syrups, drops, expectorants, and... More