Doctor Mike, aka Dr. Mikhail Varshavski, DO, is a board certified Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine who practices family medicine in NYC. DOs are doctors that care about the whole you, not just your symptoms. They don’t see patients, they see people. Learn more
An estimated 10 percent of Americans are allergic to household pets; with cat allergies nearly twice as common as dog allergies. “If you’re at high-risk for a cat allergy, the more exposure you have to to cats, the more likely an allergic response will develop,” says Sumona Kabir, DO.
The popularity of large, portable water bottles may mean people are drinking more water, but volume can be misleading. “It sounds silly, but many of us drink water the wrong way,” says Dennis Cardone, DO. Fortunately, a few simple changes will vastly improve your hydration.