Posts Tagged "alzheimers"

When it comes to cancer, ‘battle’ is a bad word

Posted on Feb 18, 2016 in Cancer, Medical Rewind

Listen to what Dr. Rashid A. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the December 7th Medical Rewind Show ***************************** As we wish beloved CBC host Stuart McLean the best during his treatment for melanoma, let’s not use the language of winners and losers. Vinyl Cafe host Stuart McLean recently announced on Facebook that he is undergoing treatment for melanoma. By: Mike Ulmer Published on Thu Dec 03 2015 I have two rules about cancer. First, I tell people I had it. I discovered my testicular cancer 25 years ago while showering and considering just how...

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Getting Yearly Flu Shots Decreases Effectiveness, Increases Adverse Event Risks

Posted on Feb 17, 2016 in Medical Rewind

Listen to what Dr. Rashid A. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the December 7th Medical Rewind Show ***************************** by Jefferey Jaxen Health Impact News There is evidence indicating that getting flu shots year after year could actually lower your immune system’s effectiveness. Recently, Dr. Edward Belongia of Wisconsin’s Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation discussed findings that children who had been vaccinated annually over a number of years were more likely to contract the flu than kids who were only vaccinated in the season in which they were...

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Medical Rewind – December 7, 2015

Posted on Feb 15, 2016 in 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. In a new study, people who believed negative stereotypes about old age had higher risk of Alzheimer’s. The researchers, from the Yale School of Public Health, say it’s the first time this type of risk factor has been linked in a study to the development of brain changes linked to Alzheimer’s disease. Patients who go to the doctor sick with an expectation of receiving antibiotics are less satisfied with their care, according to a new study in...

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High blood pressure linked to lower risk of Alzheimer’s

Posted on Aug 18, 2015 in Medical Rewind

Listen to what Dr. Rashid A. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the June 29th Medical Rewind Show ***************************** People genetically predisposed to have high blood pressure may be at lower risk for Alzheimer’s disease, according to a new study, though the researchers say this association is likely down to antihypertensive medication rather than the condition itself. Researchers found people genetically predisposed to have high blood pressure may be at lower risk of Alzheimer’s, though antihypertensive drugs may be a likely driver rather...

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Medical Rewind – June 29th

Posted on Aug 17, 2015 in Uncategorized

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. 1st up for RSB & Dr. Buttar is actually a promising study out of Tufts University which happily challenges Michelle Obama’s calorie counting philosophy toward beating obesity, as nutrition experts proclaim “research has shown that a diet rich in healthy fats can be better for people, particularly if those fats help offset consumption of foods containing high levels of salt, sugar and refined grains”.   RSB & Dr. Buttar will give their...

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