Health & Wellness

Physician burnout, depression can lead to major medical errors: Study

Posted on Oct 17, 2018 in Health & Wellness

Hear what Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the July 9, 2018 Advanced Medicine Show Does your doctor’s mental health and well-being affect the care you receive? A new study says yes — burnout, fatigue and depression may affect major medical errors. Medical errors contribute to an estimated 100,000 to 200,000 deaths per year, according to the Institute of Medicine. Burnout — defined as emotional exhaustion or depersonalization — occurs in more than half of doctors, according to the study. Researchers surveyed physicians across the country to...

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NYT: US threatened nations over breastfeeding resolution

Posted on Oct 16, 2018 in Health & Wellness

Hear what Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the July 9, 2018 Advanced Medicine Show   The United States threatened nations in an effort to blunt a World Health Assembly resolution supporting breastfeeding this spring, The New York Times reported Sunday. The US delegation worked hard, but largely unsuccessfully, to water down a resolution recognizing the importance of breastfeeding for infants and working against misleading attempts to sell substitutes for a mother’s milk, the Times reported, citing more than a dozen participants from various countries,...

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Advanced Medicine with Dr. Rashid A. Buttar – July 2, 2018

Posted on Oct 8, 2018 in Cancer, Chronic Disease, Health & Wellness, Medical Rewind

If you missed Advanced Medicine with Dr. Rashid A. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell, be sure to go to www.MedicalRewind.com to listen to the show replay. Click Here to LISTEN NOW!     Get ready to learn things not traditionally taught to medical doctors! Some of the things you will hear Dr. Buttar and Robert talk about in this week’s show are: Reversing autism with a cancer drug – Researchers may have found a promising new treatment for a genetic form of autism. Using experimental cancer drugs, scientists reversed the condition in mice. According to the most recent estimates, 1 in 59...

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Use of alternative medicines has doubled among kids, especially teens

Posted on Sep 19, 2018 in Health & Wellness

Hear what Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the June 18, 2018 Advanced Medicine Show June 18, 2018, University of Illinois at Chicago A new study published in JAMA Pediatrics shows that since 2003, the use of alternative medicines, such as herbal products and nutraceuticals, among children has doubled. The University of Illinois at Chicago researchers who conducted the study cite an increased use of Omega-3 fatty acids and melatonin among adolescents ages 13 to 18 as the primary driver of the change, despite clinical recommendations against use of such...

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Most popular vitamin and mineral supplements provide no health benefit, study finds

Posted on Aug 22, 2018 in Health & Wellness

Hear what Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the May 28, 2018 Advanced Medicine Show       The most commonly consumed vitamin and mineral supplements provide no consistent health benefit or harm, suggests a new study led by researchers at St. Michael’s Hospital and the University of Toronto.   Published today in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology, the systematic review of existing data and single randomized control trials published in English from January 2012 to October 2017 found that multivitamins, vitamin D, calcium and vitamin C—the...

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Student suicide clusters – is microwave radiation and its technology to blame?

Posted on Aug 15, 2018 in Environment, Health & Wellness

Hear what Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the May 21, 2018 Advanced Medicine Show By Dr. Ellis Evans, Natural Blaze This is very sad and no-one is looking in the right places nor asking the right questions. Nine students from the University of Bristol (UK) committed suicide during the past two years. Bristol University is blaming the students themselves, arguing they suffered ‘mental health problems’. One student was on campus for just 3 weeks and others were third and final years students. Similarly, York University (UK) also had a suicide cluster of 5...

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