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Tag Archives: Medical
This past week or so America is reading about how parents are carting up their kids and moving to Colorado in order to receive “Medical Marijuana” for seizures. I just watched the video on USA today and honestly, the one … Continue reading
Reminder From A Recent European Meeting Highlights Heart Failure As A Major Cause Of Mortality and Morbidity In Diabetic Patients
Reminder From A Recent European Meeting Highlights Heart Failure As A Major Cause Of Mortality and Morbidity In Diabetic Patients.
This article presents a brief analysis of the following study presented in the Journal of the American Medical Association: Variants in the ATP-Binding Cassette Transporter (ABCA7), Apolipoprotein E ϵ4,and the Risk of Late-Onset Alzheimer Disease in African Americans While this … Continue reading
Milk thistle extract (silymarin) was studied for potential benefit in refractory hepatitis C. This study found that this supplement for this situation was no different than placebo. http://jama.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?articleid=1217238 There were no major harmful side effects, but there was more G.I. … Continue reading
Healthcare Reforms: a stance from the Coalition of State Medical and National Specialty Societies-11/29/2011
The president of the Florida Medical Association (Dr. Miguel Machado MD) goes to the mat for Doctors and patients. Please read the letter sent to our congress, which he co-signed with other mutually interested representatives. This letter contains recommendations for … Continue reading