Posts Tagged "antibiotics"

A Man Took Antibiotics Before Going to the Dentist. He Developed An Ultra-Rare Brain Side Effect

Posted on Feb 12, 2019 in Chronic Disease, Medical Rewind

Hear what Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the October 8, 2018 Advanced Medicine Show (click link above to listen to the show) As scary as it may sound, a root canal is a fairly routine dental procedure. But for one 60-year-old man, the procedure turned life threatening when he developed meningitis, a swelling of the tissue surrounding his brain and spinal cord. Even more surprising, though, was that this dangerous outcome wasn’t due to some ghastly slip of the dentist’s drill or a germ-coated dental instrument. Indeed, the procedure went off...

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Scientists find that common dietary elements cure lethal infections, eliminating the need for antibiotics

Posted on Dec 5, 2018 in Chronic Disease

Hear what Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the August 13, 2018 Advanced Medicine Show (click link above to listen to the show) Antibiotic use is driving an epidemic of antibiotic resistance, as more susceptible bacteria are killed but more resilient strains live on and multiply with abandon. But if antibiotics aren’t the end-all solution for infectious disease, what is? Salk Institute researchers report that giving mice dietary iron supplements enabled them to survive a normally lethal bacterial infection and resulted in later generations of those...

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Bacteriophages offer promising alternative to antibiotics

Posted on Sep 5, 2018 in Technology

Hear what Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the June 11, 2018 Advanced Medicine Show Results from a new clinical study have confirmed the safety and tolerability of using bacteria-specific viruses known as bacteriophages to eliminate disease-causing bacteria in the gut. The new treatment could be used in place of antibiotics to rid the gut of harmful bacteria and promote the growth of beneficial bacteria that are known to enhance gastrointestinal health, immune function and anti-inflammatory processes. “People taking antibiotics can develop resistance...

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A moveable feast: Antibiotics give C. diff a nutrient-rich environment, no competition

Posted on Jun 13, 2018 in Chronic Disease

Hear what Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the April 2, 2018 Advanced Medicine Show March 28, 2018 by Tracey Peake, North Carolina State University C. difficile sporulation seen through a phase contrast microscope at a magnification of 1000X. Credit: Dr. Rajani Thanissery     Using a mouse model, researchers from North Carolina State University have found that antibiotic use creates a “banquet” for Clostridium difficile (C. diff), by altering the native gut bacteria that would normally compete with C. diff for nutrients. The findings...

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

Posted on Jun 11, 2018 in Autism, Chronic Disease

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: Dr. Buttar spent Easter weekend in Bethlehem and we’ve got some cool healing discussion from the Holy Land and beyond! 1 in 66 Canadian children diagnosed with autism, report reveals – A new report says an estimated one in every 66 Canadian...

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