Posts Tagged "lead"

Is exposure to lead a risk for arthritis? Study finds correlation between lead in the blood and knee osteoarthritis

Posted on Jul 16, 2019 in Chronic Disease

Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have a lot to say about this article on the February 11, 2019 Advanced Medicine Show (click link above to listen to the show) Knee osteoarthritis is a menace that plagues millions of people every single day. Since it’s something that affects so many people’s lives, scientists and other experts are always on the lookout for new and improved ways of administering treatment than currently known and available methods. One group of Egyptian researchers has now contributed their part to the cumulative human effort to handle the condition by conducting a study,...

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94% of Americans who grew up during the era of leaded gasoline found to be lead poisoned and brain damaged

Posted on Jun 20, 2019 in Uncategorized

Hear what Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the January 14, 2019 Advanced Medicine Show (click link above to listen to the show)   A recent study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association found that 94 percent of Americans who were exposed to leaded gasoline in childhood may show signs of lower IQ scores and socioeconomic status in adulthood. Health experts pooled data from blood samples of than 500 participants who grew up in the era of leaded gasoline. Research showed that participants who had more than 10 micrograms of lead per...

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Lead, mercury exposure raises cholesterol levels

Posted on Mar 13, 2019 in Heavy Metals

Hear what Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the November 5, 2018 Advanced Medicine Show (click link above to listen to the show) Higher levels of lead and other heavy metals detected in the blood was associated with increased levels of lower density lipoprotein (LDL—bad cholesterol) and total cholesterol, according to preliminary research to be presented in Chicago at the American Heart Association’s Scientific Sessions 2018. Researchers reviewed information from NHANES 2009-2012, a national representative database which includes cholesterol levels and...

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Mercury and Lead: The Fallacy of “Safe” Levels

Posted on Oct 24, 2017 in Heavy Metals

Hear what Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the July 31, 2017 Medical Rewind Show By Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. In our toxin-filled world, we often look to government agencies to tell us what levels of exposure we should consider safe or unsafe. If our exposure does not exceed an agency-determined threshold, we assume there is little cause for concern. How do regulatory agencies determine these thresholds? There is considerable evidence to suggest that safety limits are often arbitrary and do not accurately flag risks. A new study published in Environmental...

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Medical Rewind – February 13, 2017

Posted on Apr 24, 2017 in Medical Rewind

Alzheimer’s, Medicare payment, Lead levels of California workers,  Psychiatric Drug use in retired population, 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. ..   Despite a 99 percent failure rate and a recent setback, Alzheimer’s researchers are plowing ahead with hundreds of experiments – and a boost in federal money – to try to crack a deadly disease that has flummoxed them for decades.  A law passed by Congress in December and signed by President Barack Obama sets...

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