Archive | December, 2011

A Higher Authority

By Henry Ehrlich In our book, Dr. Ehrlich tells the story of a small Hasidic Jewish boy who suffered an anaphylactic reaction to a can of tuna that contained a trace amount of the milk protein casein as a preservative. “I questioned his family closely and had them bring in the can. Sure enough, it […]

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The Other Tylenol Scare

By Dr. Paul Ehrlich Readers of the New York Times Science section on Tuesday were greeted with a headline, “Studies Suggest an Acetaminophen-Asthma Link”. Wow! If ever an article was written to breed despair and guilt among parents, that was it. The piece tells of a new study in Pediatrics “arguing that the evidence for […]

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