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Howard E. LeWine, MD

Chief Medical Editor, Harvard Health Publishing

Dr. Howard LeWine is a practicing internist at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, Chief Medical Editor at Harvard Health Publishing, and editor in chief of Harvard Men’s Health Watch.

Posts by Howard E. LeWine, MD

Is calcium in my diet bad for my heart? featured image

Heart Health

Is calcium in my diet bad for my heart?

Is alkaline water better? featured image

Staying Healthy

Is alkaline water better?

Do beta blockers interfere with exercise? featured image

Exercise & Fitness

Do beta blockers interfere with exercise?

What can I do about my

Staying Healthy

What can I do about my "beer belly"?

How can I reduce my number of daily medications? featured image

Staying Healthy

How can I reduce my number of daily medications?

Why do medical guidelines change frequently? featured image

Staying Healthy

Why do medical guidelines change frequently?

Do I need any more COVID vaccinations? featured image

Diseases & Conditions

Do I need any more COVID vaccinations?

Should I worry about the side effects of proton-pump inhibitors? featured image

Diseases & Conditions

Should I worry about the side effects of proton-pump inhibitors?

What is considered a healthy body fat percentage as you age? featured image

Staying Healthy

What is considered a healthy body fat percentage as you age?

Does my prostate cancer increase my risk for other cancers? featured image

Men's Health

Does my prostate cancer increase my risk for other cancers?

Did my diet cause my gallstones? featured image

Diseases & Conditions

Did my diet cause my gallstones?

What can I do about my nasal drip? featured image

Diseases & Conditions

What can I do about my nasal drip?

Do past lifestyle habits affect future health? featured image

Staying Healthy

Do past lifestyle habits affect future health?

Did COVID cause my shortness of breath? featured image

Diseases & Conditions

Did COVID cause my shortness of breath?

Should I take afternoon naps? featured image

Staying Healthy

Should I take afternoon naps?

Can eating potassium-rich foods lower my blood pressure? featured image

Staying Healthy

Can eating potassium-rich foods lower my blood pressure?

From the editors featured image

Heart Health

From the editors

Do I still need a colonoscopy? featured image

Staying Healthy

Do I still need a colonoscopy?

Did I cause my partner's bladder infection? featured image

Diseases & Conditions

Did I cause my partner's bladder infection?

What could cause my persistent neck pain? featured image

Pain

What could cause my persistent neck pain?

What is an annual wellness visit? featured image

Staying Healthy

What is an annual wellness visit?

Can taking enzyme supplements help soothe my bloating? featured image

Staying Healthy

Can taking enzyme supplements help soothe my bloating?

What's the best way to test for low testosterone? featured image

Men's Health

What's the best way to test for low testosterone?

Why do I feel so cold all the time? featured image

Diseases & Conditions

Why do I feel so cold all the time?

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