Television Appearances

Vitamin C Can Treat a Cold – Myth or Reality?

Vitamin C Can Treat a Cold – Myth or Reality?

Can Vitamin C supplements treat a cold? Out of 23,000 people The Doctors asked, 64% think this is a reality. It’s a myth! Dr. Shapiro says Vitamin C doesn’t treat or prevent colds. “That being said, if you feel Vitamin C is helping you, then take it,” says Dr. Shapiro. Dr. Batra says this is […]

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Is There a Link between Snoring and ADHD?

Is There a Link between Snoring and ADHD?

Do you believe there is a connection between snoring and ADHD? Well, there is! Dr. Shapiro wants to clarify that snoring does not cause ADHD and ADHD is not cured by fixing the snoring issues. ADHD kids and adults often do have sleep disorders. Dr. Shapiro suggests that people getting evaluated for ADHD should also […]

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Does Caffeine Really Dehydrate?

Does Caffeine Really Dehydrate?

The Doctors invite on otolaryngologist and author of “Hype” Dr. Nina Shapiro to set the record straight on three common health beliefs. Can caffeine make you dehydrated? The Doctors asked their viewers and of the 35,000 who weighed in, 76% think this is a reality. Yet, it’s not. Dr. Shapiro says caffeine-containing products have fluid […]

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What Causes Your Child To Snore

What Causes Your Child To Snore

Dr. Nina Shapiro discusses snoring on The Doctors Snoring can be caused by enlarged tonsils or adenoids that block the airways. If you don’t breathe properly at night, you don’t get enough oxygen to your brain.

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Dr. Nina Shapiro discusses when parents should consider tonsillectomy for children

Dr. Nina Shapiro discusses when parents should consider tonsillectomy for children

Tonsillectomy Breakthrough When does a recurring sore throat require a more drastic treatment? Dr. Nina Shapiro, pediatric ear, nose and throat surgeon and author of Take a Deep Breath, joins The Doctors to discuss if and when parents should consider scheduling a tonsillectomy for their child. Watch as Dr. Shapiro demonstrates the older versus newer technique […]

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Can Removing Your Tonsils Lead to More Illnesses?

Can Removing Your Tonsils Lead to More Illnesses?

The Doctors discuss whether removing tonsils can increase someone’s risk for diseases and infections with otolaryngologist Dr. Nina Shapiro. Should parents reconsider removing a child’s tonsils?

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Why Facts Matter: Personal Health, Media and Public Trust

Why Facts Matter: Personal Health, Media and Public Trust

A conversation with Dr. Nina Shapiro, author of Hype. This event was sponsored by the Reynolds School of Journalism.

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Dr. Nina Shapiro on Deborah Kobylt LIVE

Dr. Nina Shapiro on Deborah Kobylt LIVE

Dr. Nina Shapiro in studio to discuss her latest book, HYPE, A Doctor’s Guide to Medical Myths, Exaggerated Claims, and Bad Advice – How to tell What’s Real and What’s Not.

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