Health & Wellness

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

Posted on Nov 21, 2017 in Chronic Disease, Health & 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 psychological disturbance. Some 13 million Americans suffer from some form of depression, and some 350 million people worldwide are thought to have it. Typically, medical treatment centers around the restoration of certain chemicals in the...

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Aluminum salts in deodorants caused CANCER, and Switzerland may be the first nation in the world to BAN them

Posted on Nov 16, 2017 in Health & Wellness, Heavy Metals

Switzerland is slated to become the first country to ban deodorants that contain aluminum salts. This, following results of a 2016 study indicating that the toxic chemicals may play a role in breast cancer onset. The country’s National Council voted 126 to 58 in favor of approving a bill instructing the Federal Council to consider banning aluminum salts from being used in antiperspirant. The measure also urges that Federal Council to commission research that would prove a causal relationship between deodorant use and increased breast cancer risk. Aluminum salts are the active ingredients...

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Suicide Data Incorrectly Reported in Drug Trials, Suit Claimed

Posted on Nov 15, 2017 in Health & Wellness, Medical Rewind

For many years GlaxoSmithKline and its predecessor, SmithKline Beecham, marketed Paxil as an antidepressant that would reduce the risk of suicide in depressed patients. The results of the company’s clinical trials, presented to the Food and Drug Administration in 1989, suggested Paxil was far safer than a placebo. Back then, the company reported that among nearly 3,000 patients treated with Paxil in the worldwide clinical trials, five committed suicide — a rate of about one in 600. By contrast, there were two suicides in a much smaller group of 554 patients randomly assigned to take a...

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Victoria, Australia has mandated that children should see a doctor at least once a week to receive drugs and medical treatment without parental consent

Posted on Sep 7, 2017 in Health & Wellness, Medical Rewind

Hear what Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the  June 12, 2017 Medical Rewind Show Sunday, June 11, 2017 by: Tracey Watson A $43.8 million (about $33 million U.S. Dollar) state-run initiative called “Doctors in Secondary Schools” has been rolled out in the state of Victoria, Australia. This program promises to “fund general practitioners (GPs) to attend up to 100 Victorian government secondary schools up to one day a week to provide medical advice and health care to those students most in need.” While the concept of providing free medical care for in-need...

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Drinking tea may alter women’s gene expression

Posted on Aug 29, 2017 in Autism, Cancer, Health & Wellness

Hear what Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the  June 5, 2017 Medical Rewind Show. It seems that we can’t get enough of tea; statistics show that almost 80 percent of households in the United States drink it. But do you know what this popular beverage does once it passes our lips? New research sheds some light on how tea affects gene expression. Study leader Weronica Ek, of Uppsala University in Sweden, and colleagues found that drinking tea appears to trigger epigenetic changes in women that are associated with cancer and the metabolism of the hormone...

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Medical Rewind – June 5, 2017

Posted on Aug 28, 2017 in Cancer, Health & Wellness, Medical Rewind

How tea affects gene expression, Cancer treatment costs, Using blood from young to heal the old, Phthalates and thyroid, and much more! 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.   .. It seems that we can’t get enough of tea; statistics show that almost 80 percent of households in the United States drink it. But do you know what this popular beverage does once it passes our lips? New research sheds some light on how tea affects gene expression. The cost of treating cancer has...

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