So Kaiser, which is a great example of crony capitalism in the face of an extortionist tsunami, produces a report that contradicts everything we know.
Category Archives: Health
The new blood thinner for people with clot problems, dabigatron is found not to have a higher mortality from hemorrhagic stroke.
This article is has some sensible parts and some exaggerations. Most of the mental illness that ends up in jails is not serious axis one disease. The seriously mentally ill are not in jail. They are on the streets of cities, however.
Look at this study, and see if you see what I see. This is a problem with these food magic risk assessment studies.
Reforming health care is a signature issue with the current administration, but even the most ardent proponents of Obamacare would be reluctant to call it a success. Notwithstanding the well-publicized problems, of the countless billions spent on this program, precious little has gone into actual patient care. But really, what should we expect from a system designed by soulless bureaucrats such as “bioethicist” Ezekiel Emanuel and Donald Berwick, former Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services?
We have considered the potential for politically motivated deceptions in science, economics, social and medical policy making.
So medical people are threatened if they reveal any problems in the population of south and central American illegal minor kids.
Annual exams sans a complaint, are nonsense as a preventive health screening procedure. Mayo clinic said long ago that annual physicals are nonsense, of course they keep doing them. Anxious Americans are an easy touch.
The patient with atopic dermatitis suffers a lot. Eczema and atopy are hard to separate, and what a burden for the poor patient, particularly the child.
Patients under stress and immune compromised are found to do better if their bowel flora is diversified. the study group is bone marrow transplant patients.
Sierra Rayne is a Canadian chemist by professional training, but writer on climate and statistics maven.
We knew this, didn’t we–garbage in garbage out–and the electronic health record gathers too much and takes away from physician patient interaction.
Some good discussion on cheating with numbers–journalists and advocates would call it lying for justice.
This makes sense, just like considering that construction jobs are dangerous.
This is the standard nonsense. Public health officials think they should get more funding because inner city kids are shooting each other and gang thugs are running wild?
We looked at this a few months ago–new study said not worth it. This commentary says maybe it is worth it.
In the past I have posted energetic criticisms and rebuttals of the professional US healthcare naysayers and their junk science research and policy proposals.
The Weather Channel compares six ways the planet is different than the one my father was born into. Continue reading
Lethal small particles exceed 3000 mics per cubic meter in Hookah Bars. No sudden deaths?