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Jeffrey Dach MD is a physician and author of two books, Natural Medicine 101, and Bioidentical Hormones 101, both available on Amazon, or as a free e-book on his web sites.

Dr. Dach is founder and chief medical officer of TrueMedMD, a clinic in Davie, Florida specializing in Bioidentical Hormones, natural thyroid, functional medicine and low level laser therapy.

Dr. Dach was originally trained and board certified as an Interventional and Diagnostic Radiologist, and worked in the hospital setting for 30 years in Broward County at the Memorial Hospital System. Because of declining visual acuity, Dr Dach retired from radiology and returned to clinical medicine about 8 years ago when he founded the TruMedMD Clinic offering bioidentical hormones and natural thyroid to the South Florida region. For more information about Dr Dach, you can find his entire CV posted on-line on his web site.

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Monday, May 5, 2014 (8 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

The Art of the Curb-Side Consult An innocent curbside consult with a victim of statin-induced neuropathy exposes the deceptive-fear tactics of the drug industry.

Saturday, March 29, 2014 (3 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Medical Conspiracies That Came True Amazingly, many people believe in Way-Out Bizarre medical conspiracy theories. Go figure.

Monday, January 20, 2014 (1 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Selenium and Thyroid More Good News Mainstream medicine is finally recognizing that Selenium supplementation is helpful to patients with Hashimoto's disease and other conditions.

Saturday, January 11, 2014 (11 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Risk Factors For Breast Cancer, Wrong Again Rebuttal of recent article in the San Fransisco Chronical regarding breast cancer and its causes. The article does not cover any environmental or dietary causes, or anything at all that patients could do to protect themselves. I list the rest of the known causatory factors and what you can do.

Thursday, January 9, 2014 (11 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Great Women in Medicine Great women in medicine Rachel Carson. She fought the use of the pesticide DDT when it was being proclaimed safe and even healthy. She did this in the face of resistance from the government and powerful companies that were producing and selling the chemical.

Monday, December 23, 2013 (3 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Avoid Vitamins Says Editorial in Annals Anti-vitamin editorial in the Annals of Internal Medicine is sponsored drug company propaganda,

Friday, December 6, 2013 (3 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

More Misinformation on Bioidentical Hormones Dispute of a CBS interview regarding bioidentical hormones and their dangers, or lack thereof.

Monday, July 15, 2013 (5 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Fish Oil Increases Risk for Prostate Cancer, New Study? Many people consume Omega 3 Fish Oil every day to prevent heart disease. However, a recent article reported that fish oil increases risk for prostate cancer. Is this true?

Tuesday, July 2, 2013 (2 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Cancer Immunotherapy from Dr. Yamamoto Cancer immunotherapy with GcMAF is highly effective against cancer, with no adverse effects. Instead of wasting billions on "the War Against Cancer" started by Nixon in the 1970's, the NIH should instead give the highest priority to funding research on Dr, Yamamoto's GcMAF cancer immunotherapy.

Monday, June 24, 2013      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

The Origin of Bioidentical Hormones Where do Bioidentical Hormones Come From? They were originated by Russell E Marker, a chemist who made progesterone from the plant steroid called Diosgenin.
Series: Bioidentical Hormones

Monday, June 17, 2013 (1 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Anti-Cancer Activity from Natural Plants In 1997, Jang reported in Science the anti-cancer effects of Resveratrol, present in grapes and berries, which then became the focus for interest as an anti-cancer agent. In recent years, an analog of Resveratrol called Pterostilbene has been recognized as more suitable as anti-cancer agents.

Thursday, June 13, 2013      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

New Study Shows Natural Thyroid Better than Synthetic Natural Thyroid has been used successfully for more than 100 years, and it is blatantly obvious to any experienced clinician that natural desiccated thyroid is superior to T4-only medications such as Synthroid and Levothyroxine.

Tuesday, April 23, 2013 (1 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Hepatitis C, Autoimmunity and Gluten Many clinical features of Hepatitis C resemble an auto-immune disease, such as the long duration, chronic nature and association with other auto-immune symptoms. According to Dr Strassburg, "Based on biochemical and clinical features, Hep C is almost indistinguishable from autoimmune hepatitis," Hep C advertising campaigns raise warning flags and serious ethical concerns about the motivations of the drug companies.

Friday, March 22, 2013      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Psychological Toll of False-positive Mammogram, Danish Study Today the LA Times and other news media reported a Danish study about the psychological toll of false-positive mammograms as if this was news. Surprisingly, negative feelings arising from a false-positive mammogram can last up to three years after the event.

Monday, March 11, 2013 (1 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

The Amazing Olive Leaf The leaves of the Olive Tree have been used for thousands of years. However, the medicinal use of the Olive Leaf began in 1995 with the extraction of Oleuropein which has anti-bacterial, anti-fungal, anti-viral, and antihypertensive activity. Olive leaf is called Nature's Antibiotic.

Thursday, March 7, 2013 (1 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

The Agony of Ecstasy This is Jim's story of recreational drug use with Ecstasy (MDMA) resulting in anxiety, panic attacks, and chronic fatigue unrelieved by sleep. Clubbing with recreational MDMA damages the brain, and disrupts normal hormonal function, causing a syndrome called "hypothalamic dysfunction" and explaining all of Jim's symptoms...

Sunday, November 4, 2012      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Statin Anti-Cholesterol Drugs Revisited This article takes a critical look at statin anti-cholesterol drugs, and asks the hard questions. Who should be taking them, and who should not be taking them? Examples of Statin Drugs are Lipitor, Zocor, Simvastatin, Pravachol, Crestor, Mevacor, etc. These drugs reduce the production of cholesterol by the liver...

Monday, October 29, 2012 (7 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Thiamine, The Paradigm Shift in Diabetes The ACCORD study shocked the medical community when "more intensive" control of blood sugar in Diabetics increased mortality. The reason for this discrepant result is the important role of Vitamin B1, thiamine in glucose metabolism which is currently ignored by mainstream medicine. This article explores the role of thiamine supplementation for Diabetics.

Tuesday, October 16, 2012 (2 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Bad News for the NuvaRing The NuvaRing Contraceptive Intra Uterine Device is impregnated with synthetic hormones. A recent study showed a 300% increased risk of stroke and heart attack in Nuva Ring users compared to placebo. This is not good. About a thousand women are in drug litigation claiming the NuvaRIng caused their stroke or heart attack. This is not good. The Nuva Ring should be banned.

Wednesday, July 18, 2012 (2 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Morning Rounds With Dr Economou: The Unanswered Question of What Causes Breast Cancer Morning Rounds With Steven G. Economou MD by Jeffrey Dach MD. In 1977, I was a surgical intern at Rush Presbyterian St Luke's Hospital on the west side of Chicago. One floor of the hospital was devoted to caring for women with breast cancer, supervised by attending surgeon, Steven Economou MD.

Saturday, March 17, 2012      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Hormone Replacement Therapy Does NOT Cause Breast Cancer, New Study This month, a shocking new study concluded Hormone Replacement (HRT) is safe and DOES NOT cause breast cancer. This new Lancet Oncology reports on long term follow up for the Women's Heath Initiative Study which was originally published in JAMA in 2004 showing 23% Less Invasive Breast Cancer in the Premarin Hormone (CEE) group than in the placebo group .

Tuesday, January 17, 2012 (1 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Bioidentical Hormones Prevent Osteoarthritis by Jeffrey Dach MD Degenerative osteoarthritis is a progressive joint destruction from years of wear and tear. Recent medical research shows that menopausal estrogen deficiency is causative in developing degeneration of the joints. Bioidentical Hormone Supplementation not only reduces risk for developing degenerative disease, it also reduces over-all mortality.

Friday, January 21, 2011 (4 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Lexapro For Hot Flashes Medical Victimization A new JAMA study by Ellen W Freeman shows that Lexapro is "marginally" more effective than placebo for Hot Flashes. This is laughable. Surely you must be joking? SSRI drugs are addictive drugs with adverse side effects including loss of sexual function, akasthesias, agitation, movement disorders and violence and suicide.

Wednesday, January 5, 2011      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Protect Your Family from Bad Drugs How can you determine if you are dealing with a BAD DRUG? Here are the early warning signs: 1) The drug has been recalled or given a black box warning. 2) The drug is in litigation with numerous lawsuits against the drug company. 3) The drug has been banned in other countries.

Thursday, December 9, 2010 (1 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Anti-Aging Breakthrough A new study in Nature shows dramatic reversal of aging in mice. The "biological clock" of these mice had been modified to make them age rapidly. They were then treated with a drug which dramatically reversed the effects of aging.

Thursday, October 21, 2010 (3 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Synthetic Hormones Cause Breast Cancer, New JAMA Study A new study in October Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) reviews 11 year follow up data from the Womens Health Initiative Study and finds synthetic hormones cause breast cancer, and these cancers tend to be the more aggressive.

Friday, October 8, 2010 (10 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Vitamin C Saves Man Dying of Viral Pneumonia Allan Smith, a New Zealand Dairy farmer, contracted Swine Flu while away on vacation in Fiji. When he returned home, the flu quickly evolved into severe pneumonia which left him in a coma on Life Support in the Intensive Care Unit.

Tuesday, July 13, 2010 (2 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Medical Ghostwriting and Bioidentical Hormones Medical ghost writing, as we have seen in the women's hormone literature, is a form of plagiarism, scientific misconduct and fraud. It is harmful to the public and should be banned.

Saturday, July 3, 2010      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

10 Ten Bioidentical Hormone Fallacies of Staness Jonekos A recent article on hormones for menopause caught my attention. I was puzzled by the fact that the author, Staness Jonekos, has no medical credentials, training or even a rudimentary knowledge of biological science. Rather, she is an actress with a theater arts degree from UCLA. She chronicled her menopause experience with a book and blog entitled Menopause Makover.

Saturday, June 19, 2010 (4 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Why Natural Thyroid is Better than Synthetic As of 2005, 10 million people in the U.S. take Synthroid, the second-most prescribed drug in the U.S. However, Natural Thyroid is vastly superior to Synthroid, and this article explains why.

Saturday, June 12, 2010      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Bioidentical Hormones According to Chris Woolston of the LA Times An article caught my attention on bioidentical hormones appearing in the June 7 Los Angeles Times. The writer, Chris Woolston, is a medical journalist with a master's degree in biology, and a surprising command of the topic. I found his article more balanced than a previous article by AP writer Marilynn Marchione which could be described as junk journalism. Nonetheless, Woolston's article contains a number

Wednesday, May 26, 2010      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Mega-Dose Vitamin Therapy in the ICU The media faithfully bombards us with the message that vitamins and minerals are useless, harmful or even killing us. Seemingly oblivious to this negative message, physicians quietly go about their business using megadose vitamin therapy in the intensive care unit. Succesful results are appearing in medical journals, establishing mega dose vitamin therapy as a credible and serious treatment.

Sunday, May 16, 2010 (1 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Mainstream Medicine Goes Alternative An editorial in the May Annals of Internal Medicine proclaimed a shocking "medical heresy", that less health care is better than more health care. US Health care is generally assumed and expected to be beneficial, yet when outcomes are measured, studies show that more health care equates with worse outcomes, not better.

Thursday, April 22, 2010      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

The Case for Selenium As Cancer Preventive This article examines the case for selenium as a cancer preventive agent. The evidence is now overwhelming that dietary selenium is an essential mineral important for health. Selenium deficiency is a known cancer risk, and supplementation is beneficial for those with selenium deficiency.

Thursday, March 25, 2010 (2 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Fosamax Study Denies Femur Fracture Link A recent NEJM article March 24, 2010, by Dennis Black MD denying the link between Fosamax and spontaneous mid-femur fractures might raise a few eyebrows. Firstly, there is the problem of conflict of interest. The study was funded by Fosamax maker, Merck, and the authors are all on Merck's payroll.

Friday, March 19, 2010      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Fosamax Induced Fractures, More Bad News As if Fosamax didn't have enough problems, another nail was hammered into the coffin at the 2010 AAOS Meeting. Two separate studies revealed that Fosamax disturbs bone formation, and is implicated in spontaneous mid-femur fractures.

Monday, February 22, 2010      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

BioIdentical Hormones For Anxiety and Depression Susan was post menopausal and suffered from anxiety and panic attacks which seemed to precede an episode of hot flashes. Susan started her Estradiol and Progesterone, vitamin B12 and Magnesium. Six weeks later, Susan reported that her anxiety and panic attacks were almost gone...

Monday, February 1, 2010 (7 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Selling Sickness, Fast Food in Hospitals Forty per cent of hospitals have fast food in the lobby. While you might consider this an outrage, the hospital probably considers it business as usual. Fast food causes chronic disease, and a future source of new revenue for the hospital. fast food causes obesity, metabolic syndrome, insulin resistant diabetes, hypertension and accelerated cardiovascular disease, ..

Friday, January 22, 2010      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Bioidentical Hormones Beneficial After Hysterectomy Dr. Parker followed 30,000 women for 24 years after their hysterectomy. Half had ovaries removed and half had ovaries preserved. The group with ovaries removed did, in fact, have a lower rate of ovarian and breast cancer. However, this was overshadowed by a marked increase in death from heart disease and other cancers. The group with the ovaries removed had a higher all cause mortality rate..

Monday, December 7, 2009 (2 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Huge Loss for Synthetic Hormones in Court Case A 112 million dollar punitive award says loudly that the jury was outraged by the "wanton and reckless” conduct by Wyeth for peddling a cancer causing pill. The punitive damages were awarded to two breast cancer victims who took Wyeth's synthetic hormone, Prempro, all the while thinking it safe.

Friday, November 27, 2009 (2 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Mad Over Mammogram Guidelines, Slowing the Runaway Train The mainstream media, government and corporate medicine have strongly opposed the revised guidelines with slick marketing techniques, and fear mongering with appeals to emotion rather than evidence based medicine. Kathleen Sebelius, for example, appeared on national television advising women to ignore her own Department's task force panel, and start your mammogram screening at 40. These opposing views avoid the real issues...

Monday, November 23, 2009 (4 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Iodine Treats Breast Cancer, the Evidence is Overwhelming Clinicians such as David Brownstein MD are reporting breast cancer remission in women supplementing with Iodine tablets. Current research from Mexico, Japan and India reveals the exact molecular mechanisms involved. Iodine kills breast cancer cells, while sparing normal ones. There is now overwhelming evidence for the routine use of Iodine in breast cancer prevention and treatment.

Friday, November 13, 2009      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Spontaneous Remission Cancer Breakthrough Spontaneous remission has been well documented in the medical literature for vitually all types of cancer. Dr Steven A Rosenberg at the NIH has been using spontaneous remission with some remarkable results. His treatment is currently the most effective treatment for patients with metastatic melanoma producing tumor regressions in 50% of patients...

Thursday, November 12, 2009      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

BioIdentical Hormone Disinformation From AP Medical Writer, Marilynn Marchione A USA Today article trashing bioidentical hormones caught my attention because it contained almost pure misinformation. Written by Associated Press AP medical writer Marilynn Marchione, this syndicated article was broadcast over the news media. Marchione's writing is a perfect example of trash, or junk journalism. I find it astounding that the news media force feeds this kind of nonsense to the public.

Tuesday, October 27, 2009 (1 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Failed Hatchet Job on Larry King, Suzanne Somers, Knockout Hatchet Job? Suzanne Somers Larry King Knockout Interview, I was astonished at the failed hatchet job on the Larry King - Knockout interview Friday, Oct 23. Here is my review of the TV interview as four doctors fought it out..

Thursday, October 22, 2009 (7 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Knockout by Suzanne Somers, Questions Cancer Treatment Suzanne's new book, Knockout, relates her personal story with cancer in which she searches for doctors curing cancer with new techniques. and interviews pioneering MD's who successfully treat cancer patients using new treatments not recognized by the cancer establishment. The book brings to light new information that the cancer establishment desperately seeks to suppress, and indicts chemotherapy as ineffective...

Sunday, October 11, 2009 (2 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

PSA Screening for Cancer, A Failed Medical Experiment PSA is Prostate Specific Antigen, a protein discovered in 1986, and a marker for prostate cancer and inflammation. This article will show you that PSA screening for prostate cancer is, in fact, a 20 year failed medical experiment which provides little or no benefit in saving lives. The large US study, the PLCO, showed no mortality benefit from PSA screening.

Wednesday, July 15, 2009 (2 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Dangers at the Grocery Store Is Your SuperMarket a Minefield ?Recently, I went shopping with my 11 year old nephew, and was shocked and unprepared for the experience. Like other kids his age, he preferred diet sodas containing aspartame and brominated vegetable oil (BVO). He also preferred processed foods high in MSG.

Wednesday, July 1, 2009 (1 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Obama's Health Reform in Jeopardy? Don't You Believe it Although it may appear that corporate medicine's opposition is strong enough to kill health care reform, I would argue that Obama's health reform is now a slam dunk inevitability. Not only that, Obama's public health plan will mean the end of the health insurance industry. And, I say good riddance to this bloated evil empire.

Saturday, June 20, 2009 (2 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Newsweek and Oprah, A Comedy of Errors Why should Newsweek attack Oprah Winfrey? Here's Why: Oprah's TV show advocates Natural Medicine and Bioidentical Hormones in direct competition to the interests of the Pharmaceutical Industry that makes synthetic hormones. Newsweek is merely an attack dog for the drug industry. A typical issue of Newsweek magazine contains $2 million in pharma ads, That's Why.

Thursday, June 18, 2009      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

The Unreliable TSH Lab Test Conventional primary care doctors use the wrong lab panel. They never do a Free T3 test which is the most informative thyroid lab test, and instead rely on the TSH which is not a direct measure of thyroid function and can in fact be unreliable. Most conventional doctors are unfamiliar with the use of natural thyroid which contains both T3 and T4, and instead use Synthroid which is less effective...

Saturday, March 28, 2009 (3 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Wheatgrass, Natural Medicine in the Kitchen This case report about wheatgrass intrigued me, as it suggested a biologically active agent in the wheatgrass juice with a beneficial effect on breast cancer. Over the years, I had seen wheatgrass juice sold at various juice bars, and have even tried it a few times without thinking much of it. However, this story motivated me to look further.

Tuesday, March 10, 2009 (5 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Cannabinoids, Wonder Drugs of the 21st Century Although cannabis was a medicinal plant for thousands of years, its medical use was suppressed and banned throughout most of the 20th century. While banned in the US, major scientific breakthroughs were made in Israel, Spain, Italy and Brazil. These breakthroughs are propelling the natural plant compounds called cannabinoids into "the wonder drugs of the 21st century".

Saturday, February 28, 2009      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Why ACOG is Wrong About Biodentical Hormones An ACOG news release dated Feb 3, 2009, provides misleading and incorrect information about bioidentical hormones. ACOG is partially funded by Wyeth and serves as a mouthpiece for the pharmaceutical industry.

Friday, February 27, 2009 (4 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Vitamin D Prevents Common Cold and Flu Are you sneezing, with a runny nose, and aches and pains? You may have the common cold. Rather than go through a week of misery, better to prevent Colds with Vitamin D. A new study published Feb 23, 2009 in the Archives of Internal Medicine showed that Vitamin D prevents the common cold. In this study, patients with low vitamin D levels had 40% more flu episodes.

Tuesday, February 24, 2009 (10 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Why We Need Single Payer Health Care These two arguments in favor of a single payer heath insurance system (moral and economic) are so compelling, that one must conclude the only reason we don't have single payer now is because of lack of representative government. The obvious conclusion is that our government does not serve the people who elected them.

Sunday, February 22, 2009      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Why BioIdentical Hormones? In this article, we address the question, why are bioidentical hormones important? What do they do and why do we need them? What is a bioidentical hormone? First of all, let us look at the definition of a bioidentical hormone, and how they differ from the synthetic hormones offered by the mainstream medical system.

Friday, February 20, 2009      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

A Review of Stop the Thyroid Madness, a New Book Stop the Thyroid Madness: a Patient Revolution Against Decades of Inferior Thyroid Treatment by Janie Bowthorpe book review by Jeffrey Dach MD Written by a non-professional, this is the most important thyroid book to come out in the last few years.

Friday, February 20, 2009      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Bioidentical Hormones on Oprah, Are They Safe? You may have seen the recent Oprah Winfrey TV show with guest, Suzanne Somers, singing praises for biodentical hormones. One question every woman wants to know is: What is the safety of bio-identical hormones as routinely used in medical practice? Let's try to answer this question.

Thursday, February 19, 2009 (5 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Cardiac Bypass, Angioplasty and Stenting by Jeffrey Dach MD The following thirty nine medical studies compare invasive treatment with conservative treatment of coronary artery disease. Invasive treatment with bypass surgery, stent or angioplasty is compared with conservative treatment with drugs.

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