CANCER TREATMENT WITH FAECAL TRANSPLANT

This note is from my newsfeed: I have no comments to make, but it seems important. The cancer–microbiome connection Zion Levi’s melanoma went into remission thanks to a powerful immunotherapy drug called nivolumab. Then he donated his faeces — and the microbes inside — to help others who had failed to respond to the treatmentContinue reading “CANCER TREATMENT WITH FAECAL TRANSPLANT”

Antioxidants lower dementia risk (pseudo-news)

The note below is from a report by Sharon Reynolds, dated 2022-05-24, on the NIH website (I have paraphrased it, for brevity and clarity). In “Antioxidants and DementiaMore Than Meets the Eye“, J. Neurology May 24, 2022, Babak Hooshmand and Miia Kivipelto report on blood levels of antioxidants in more than 7,000 people, aged 45Continue reading “Antioxidants lower dementia risk (pseudo-news)”

THE HYPOTHYROIDISM DEBATE CONTINUES

Thyroid expert Dr. Antonio C. Bianco, MD, PhD, speaking at the American Association of Clinical Endocrinology (AACE) annual meeting, has just acknowledged that many patients (he says 10 – 20%, but as you will agree, this percentage is much larger), treated for hypothyroidism using levothyroxine (T4, the “number one prescribed drug in the country”), failContinue reading “THE HYPOTHYROIDISM DEBATE CONTINUES”

Anticancer plant virus

This just came into my newsfeed: I can’t guarantee or recommend it, and although it looks encouraging, it may be one of those “leads” that just fizzles out and is never heard from again; however it certainly seems sufficiently promising to pass on to my readers. The quotation below comes entirely from the newsfeed. “CowpeaContinue reading “Anticancer plant virus”

EVIDENCE BASED MEDICINE CORRUPTED

I just received an article entitled “The illusion of evidence based medicine“, in BMJ 2022; 376 doi: https://www.bmj.com/content/376/bmj.o702/article-info Published 16 March 2022: BMJ 2022;376:o702in The BMJ (the British Medical Journal) is arguably, the world’s premier medical journal in terms of length of service, ethics, reputation and kudos: this editorial is of the utmost importance andContinue reading “EVIDENCE BASED MEDICINE CORRUPTED”

WHY DO FOLKS DIE, WHILE RECOVERING FROM A HEART ATTACK?

New PAPER: re. MORTALITY AFTER HEART ATTACK I just received a recent paper, entitled “Association of Financial Strain With Mortality Among Older US Adults Recovering From an Acute Myocardial Infarction“, In JAMA Intern Med. Published online February 21, 2022, doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.8569, By Jason R. Falvey, PT, DPT, PhD1; Alexandra M. Hajduk, PhD, MPH2; Christopher R. Keys, JD3; et al Sarwat I. Chaudhry, MD4 .Continue reading “WHY DO FOLKS DIE, WHILE RECOVERING FROM A HEART ATTACK?”

COMPOUNDED MEDICATION BAN

The US FDA says that Bioidenticals are a “Public Health Concern”. A ban on BHRT is likely! From an article in the “Green Medicine” Magazine by Jonathan V. Wright M.D. | Mar 7, 2022 | GM Articles, and Susan Merenstein. [1] THAT’S TERRIBLE FOR WOMEN IN THE USA,BUT WHAT ABOUT WOMEN IN CANADA ? TheContinue reading “COMPOUNDED MEDICATION BAN”

RECENT ATTACKS ON MELATONIN SUPPLEMENTS

MELATONIN SUPPLEMENTS SUBJECTED TO LIBEL Over the past month or so, I have seen no less than 6 headlines in my news feed, to do with the dangers of taking Melatonin Supplements. This one, a diatribe about an article from NCCIH (a branch of the NIH, the National Institute of Health), came in on theContinue reading “RECENT ATTACKS ON MELATONIN SUPPLEMENTS”

XENON, THE ATMOSPHERIC ANAESTHETIC

Xenon Xenon is the ideal anesthetic. Xenon is a trace gas in Earth’s atmosphere, occurring at approximately 1 part per 11.5 million. It has 54 protons in its nucleus, so its atomic number is 54. It has a density of 5.894 kg/m3, about 4.5 times the density of our atmosphere at sea level, so it wouldContinue reading “XENON, THE ATMOSPHERIC ANAESTHETIC”

XCRATH !

A few folks have had a look at my book, entitled “XCRATH !” ! Isn’t that nice ? It’s a Science-Fiction novel, based on XENON’s anaesthetic properties. The hooker is that Xenon is in high atmospheric concentration on man’s new planet. ***It’s the chronicle of space exploration by a multinational crew, with Alien contact, Action,Continue reading “XCRATH !”

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