Posts Tagged "statins"

Financial Incentives for Doctors to Vaccinate as Many Children as Possible – Keep Patients on Statins

Posted on Feb 6, 2019 in Vaccines

Hear what Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the October 1, 2018 Advanced Medicine Show (click link above to listen to the show) There are monetary awards for doctors and other mainstream medical practitioners who maintain high levels of compliance for prescription drugs (including vaccines), and doctors’ visits. These incentives to get more patients into their offices and to receive as many vaccines and prescription drugs as possible come from the insurance industry. In 2016, the evidence for these medical financial kickbacks was displayed online with a...

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Risk of Parkinson’s disease increases with statin drug use

Posted on Dec 20, 2018 in Chronic Disease

Hear what Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the August 27, 2018 Advanced Medicine Show (click link above to listen to the show) What if the drug meant to treat you actually gave you a different, just-as-bad disease? A report published in the medical journal Movement Disorders says this could be the case with statins, linking the use of the drugs to an increased risk of Parkinson’s disease. Statins are a class of drugs prescribed to prevent heart attacks and strokes. The drug works by blocking the liver enzyme responsible for the production of cholesterol. By...

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Medical Rewind – July 6th

Posted on Aug 24, 2015 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. Many this week have been alerted to vaccinate by the first North American measles death since 2003,  but was this death actually caused by lack of a vaccination? The mysterious and ominous deaths of Dr. Jeff Bradstreet, Dr. Bruce Hedendal, & Dr. Teresa Sievers, and the conversations beginning to circulate speculating the cause of their suspicious and untimely demises.  Erin Elizabeth, of Health Nut News, has also dug up some further...

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Statins Sometimes Raise Stroke Risk, Study Says: Who's at Risk?

Posted on Jan 14, 2011 in Uncategorized

January 11, 2011 10:10 AM Posted by David W Freeman (CBS) Talk about irony. Statins, the cholesterol-lowering drugs celebrated for their ability to prevent stroke and heart attack, may do more harm than good in some patients. Patients who have already experienced an intracerebral (bleeding in the brain) are more likely to experience another if they take statins, according to a new study to be published in the May issue of “Archives of Neurology.” In these patients, the risks of taking a statin may outweight the benefits, say the scientists who did the research. Because people who...

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Statins not a wonder drug for Alzheimer's

Posted on Mar 14, 2009 in Health & Wellness

• Study shows statins, cholesterol-lowering drugs, do not protect against Alzheimer’s • Observational study examined 900 priests and nuns • Statins have other anti-inflammatory benefits Bottom Line: Experts at the Mayo Clinic say this study is not the last word on the subject. Next Daily Dose » Statins did not help protect against Alzheimer’s disease in a study released in 2008. Overview Cholesterol-lowering drugs called statins are often hailed as “wonder drugs.” But a study published in the January 2008 issue of the journal Neurology says they don’t protect...

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