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Howard G. Smith, M.D. is a former radio medical editor and talk show host in the Boston Metro area. His "Medical Minute" of health and wellness news and commentary was a regular weekday feature on WBZ-AM, WRKO-AM, and WMRE-AM. His popular two-way talk show, Dr. Howard Smith OnCall, was regularly heard Sunday morning and middays on WBZ.

Dr. Smith has adopted audio and video podcasting as conduits for HEALTH NEWS YOU SHOULD USE. Based on the latest medical, health, and wellness literature these reports provide practical information you can use to keep yourself and your family healthy. Many reports have video versions, and Dr. Smith’s YouTube Channel may be found at: http://bit.ly/2rNw6XQ

Trained at Harvard Medical School and a long-time faculty member at Boston Children’s Hospital, he practiced Pediatric Otolaryngology for 40 years in Boston, Southern California, and in central Connecticut.  He is now based in New York City.

If you have questions or suggestions about this content, please email the doctor at drhowardsmith.reports@gmail.com or leave him a message at 516-778-8864.  His website is: www.drhowardsmith.com.

Please note that the news, views, commentary, and opinions that Dr. Smith provides are for informational purposes only. Any changes that you or members of your family contemplate making to lifestyle, diet, medications, or medical therapy should always be discussed beforehand with personal physicians who have been supervising your care.

Sep 18, 2021

Check out this excellent and critical review of Apple’s new stuff as announced in September, 2021. Subscribe to "The Download" for more reviews and commentary to come.

Vidcast: https://youtu.be/ZpW9sHhs6b8 

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Sep 18, 2021

 

Vidcast:  https://youtu.be/gcWlSP8UEIY

 

The FDA and Dole Fresh Vegetables are recalling Dole Curly Leaf Parsley.  This product contains Shiga-toxin producing E. coli.  Involved is product with harvest dates of August 18 and 19 2021 and distributed in FL, IA, MI, MN, and MO.  Affected bunches of parsley have a PLU...


Sep 18, 2021

 

Vidcast:  https://youtu.be/bruRpGamo-A

 

The FDA and McKee Foods now recall Little Debbie Mini Nutty Buddy Cookie Bites sandwich cookies.  These cookies contain undeclared pecans.  Those with a pecan allergy may develop serious and life-threatening allergic reactions should they ingest these cookies.  The affected...


Sep 18, 2021

 

Vidcast:  https://youtu.be/OM-RycbePTk

 

The FDA and Seviroli Foods Inc. are recalling H-E-B Jumbo Stuffed Shells.  This product contains contaminating fragments of metal that could cause physical damage to the mouth, throat, and gastrointestinal tract tissues.  This product was sold by H-E-B stores in Texas.  Do not...


Sep 18, 2021

 

Vidcast:  https://youtu.be/Ae4be2dB9ck

 

The FDA and Velvet Ice Cream have recalled Velvet Raspberry Fudge Cordial Ice Cream.  This produce contains undeclared peanut.  Those with a peanut allergy may develop serious and life-threatening allergic reactions should they ingest this ice cream.  If you bought this ice...