Medical Rewind

Liver Damage From Supplements Is on the Rise

Posted on Aug 17, 2017 in Health & Wellness, Medical Rewind

Hear what Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the  May 22, 2017 Medical Rewind Show. You’ve probably heard that too much alcohol or excessive amounts of certain medications can damage your liver, an organ that helps your body extract the nutrients it needs from food and eliminate toxic substances from your blood. But a new review suggests that many herbal remedies and dietary supplements can also harm the liver, including some that you can easily buy online or over-the-counter in drug or health food stores. The study also found that injuries linked to those...

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Study: 28,187 Plant Species Used as Medicines throughout the World

Posted on Aug 16, 2017 in Health & Wellness, Medical Rewind

Hear what Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the  May 22, 2017 Medical Rewind Show. A powerful new study reminds us that natural medicine was once, and still is, the default medical system on this planet…   In fact, the use of synthetically produced patent medicines (pharmaceuticals) is a relatively recent development (circa 1870), and should really be called the “alternative medicine” vis-a-vis time-tested, far safer approaches that rely on food, spices, and carefully prepared and administered plant extracts. A powerful new report released by the Kew...

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No fruit juice for kids under 1, pediatricians advise

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

Hear what Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the  May 22, 2017 Medical Rewind Show. Children should not be given fruit juice before they are 1 year old unless it’s advised by a doctor, according to new guidelines from the American Academy of Pediatrics, published Monday in the journal Pediatrics.   The group had previously advised parents to wait to offer juice until a child reached 6 months old but decided to make the change based on rising rates of obesity and concerns about tooth cavities. “We couldn’t really see any reason why juice...

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Medical Rewind – May 22, 2017

Posted on Aug 14, 2017 in Medical Rewind

Balneotherapy, flat salary for doctors,new Ebola outbreak in Africa, children and fruit juice, synthetically produced patent medicines, alcohol and medications, 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. ..   Dr. Buttar and RSB discuss different forms of hydrotherapy in the Ukraine, where balneotherapy is considered mainstream, not alternative medicine. Doctors should be paid flat salaries to eliminate financial conflicts of interest, argue medical ethicists. Real or...

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Scientists Find Link Between Excess Sugar and Alzheimer’s Disease

Posted on Aug 11, 2017 in Medical Rewind

Hear what Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the  May 15, 2017 Medical Rewind Show. We know (or think we know) that high blood glucose, or hyperglycemia, is linked to diabetes and obesity. But now scientists have also recently discovered a link between excess blood sugar and Alzheimer’s disease. Researchers have established a “tipping point” link between excess blood glucose and the disease, meaning that people who eat a lot of sugar could be more likely to go on to develop Alzheimer’s. [1] Omar Kassaar, a biologist at the University of Bath in the U.K., said...

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Patients: Roundup gave us cancer as EPA official helped the company

Posted on Aug 10, 2017 in Medical Rewind

Hear what Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the  May 15, 2017 Medical Rewind Show. Story by Holly Yan, CNN Photographs by John Francis Peters for CNN Updated 3:06 PM ET, Tue May 16, 2017 (CNN)Christine Sheppard fantasizes about her life before cancer. Before she had to take painkillers “all the time.” Before she had to seriously worry about when she might die. “I found out something was wrong because my right leg swelled up enormously,” Sheppard said. “They did an ultrasound and found I was completely full of these lymph nodes....

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