Posts Tagged "Dr Buttar"

Is prediabetes really a medical condition that needs attention?

Posted on Sep 25, 2019 in Chronic Disease

Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have a lot to say about this article on theMarch 11, 2019 Advanced Medicine Show (click link above to listen to the show Credit: CC0 Public Domain Charles Piller, a contributing correspondent for Science, has published a news article in the journal questioning the medical soundness of referring to prediabetes as a condition that needs treatment. In his article, he points out that there is little to no scientific evidence linking prediabetes to diabetes. He also notes that prediabetes has not been found to cause health problems in people who have been so...

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World must prepare for inevitable next flu pandemic, WHO says

Posted on Sep 24, 2019 in Uncategorized

Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have a lot to say about this article on theMarch 11, 2019 Advanced Medicine Show (click link above to listen to the show) LONDON (Reuters) – The world will inevitably face another pandemic of flu and needs to prepare for the potential devastation that could cause, and not underestimate the risks, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Monday. Outlining a global plan to fight the viral disease and get ahead of a potential global outbreak, the WHO said the next influenza pandemic “is a matter of when, not if”. “The threat of pandemic influenza is...

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Chemical pollutants in the home degrade fertility in both men and dogs, study finds

Posted on Sep 19, 2019 in Animals, Environment, Medical Rewind

Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have a lot to say about this article on theMarch 4, 2019 Advanced Medicine Show (click link above to listen to the show) New research by scientists at the University of Nottingham suggests that environmental contaminants found in the home and diet have the same adverse effects on male fertility in both humans and in domestic dogs. There has been increasing concern over declining human male fertility in recent decades with studies showing a 50% global reduction in sperm quality in the past 80 years. A previous study by the Nottingham experts showed that sperm...

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Is nutritional psychiatry the future of mental health treatments?

Posted on Sep 18, 2019 in Health & Wellness, Medical Rewind

Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have a lot to say about this article on theMarch 4, 2019 Advanced Medicine Show (click link above to listen to the show) Mental health problems are notoriously tricky to treat, with many sufferers reporting that they’ve gone through several different psychiatrists and medications before striking on something that manages their condition to at least some degree. However, it’s starting to look like seeing a conventional psychiatrist for mental health problems might be a bit like going to a cardiologist for a skin condition; an emerging specialty, nutritional...

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Inflammation in midlife hastens cognitive decline

Posted on Aug 14, 2019 in Uncategorized

Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have a lot to say about this article on the February 18, 2019 Advanced Medicine Show (click link above to listen to the show) As we age, we may experience a decline in our mental ability. A recent study has concluded that chronic inflammation in midlife might speed up this decline as we get older. Could influencing inflammation slow cognitive decline? The average age of the population of the United States is gradually increasing, so conditions of old age are moving into the spotlight. Growing older is associated with a progressive decline in average thinking...

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