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This Month in Medical History

Posted on Jan 9, 2018 in Uncategorized

On January 21st, 1677, the first medical publication in America was circulating around Boston. Its message? How to manage smallpox. The pamphlet was a broadside, 12 inches by 17 inches, and written by Reverend Thomas Thacher. John Foster of Boston printed and sold it under the title: “A Brief Rule to guide the Common People of New England How to order themselves and theirs in the Small Pocks, or Measles.” A second version appeared in 1702. [1] Pamphlets on smallpox continued to circulate (almost as much as the disease) well into the next century–but outbreaks continued even into the early...

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Medical Rewind – September 25, 2017

Posted on Jan 9, 2018 in Chronic Disease, Medical Rewind

  If you missed Medical Rewind with Dr. Rashid A. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell, be sure to go to www.MedicalRewind.com to listen to the show replay.   .. Is your thyroid sleeping on the job?  The thyroid is one of those functional parts of the body that doesn’t get a lot of attention until it starts having problems. Although this little gland in your neck is a small one, it produces the thyroid hormone that affects your metabolism——and indirectly, every other function of your body. Having a sleepy, underactive thyroid (hypothyroidism) can lead to some real health problems, making...

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More proof stress will kill you: Study finds a link between PTSD and lupus

Posted on Jan 8, 2018 in Chronic Disease

Hear what Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the September 25, 2017 Medical Rewind Show Women who’ve been exposed to trauma or have post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) are thrice as likely to develop lupus, according to new research. The study, published in Arthritis & Rheumatology, contributes to the growing body of evidence linking high levels of stress to autoimmune diseases. Led by Andrea Roberts, PhD, the researchers from Harvard University examined data from the Nurses’ Health Study II and followed 54,763 women for 24 years. Through this, they were...

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More Doctors and Scientists Now Agree: Depression Is a Physical Illness

Posted on Jan 4, 2018 in Uncategorized

Hear what Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the September 18, 2017 Medical Rewind Show More Doctors and Scientists Now Agree: Depression Is a Physical Illness Posted on September 18, 2017Health And Wellness By Alex Pietrowski For those looking for a way out of depression, recent research offers a totally different approach than is what is being offered by most doctors and psychiatrists. It centers around the findings in a host of new research which suggests that many cases of depression may be physical in nature, rather than rooted in a chemical imbalance or...

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Dr. Buttar – Featured Speaker at “New Year, New You” Health Symposium

Posted on Jan 4, 2018 in Announcements

The Association of Natural Health Presents: “New Year, New You” A health and wellness symposium featuring experts in all-naturalweight-loss, anti-aging, disease prevention, and optimum wellness for adults, children and pets Double Tree Hotel, 4431 PGA Boulevard, Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410 DATE AND TIME:  Sat, January 20, 2018   8:30 AM – 5:00 PM EST Registration:   $35 pp (preregistered), $45 pp at the door Purchase Tickets:   https://optimalhealth2018.eventbrite.com/ Have questions, Call...

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