Dr. Weeks’ Comment: War against terror, war against global pandemic. Bill needs to read more Tom Robbins… “What you mean ‘conquer’? What you mean ‘destroy’? Western medicine all the time think in terms of destruction. In West person get virus,…

Dr. Weeks’ Comment: The clown, be he in Shakespeare tragedies or on Saturday Night Live, amuses at first brush but between the gag lines, there is light ahead.  Here Bill inspires again. Bill Murray – being real and being here…

Dr. Weeks’ Comments:   Vaccination, in theory appears reasonable but nonetheless, an understanding of human physiology persuades us that the route of exposure qualifies the consequent immune response.  Intramuscular inoculation of a vaccine (a shot)  is not as healthy as…

Dr. Weeks’ Comment:   As dentists try to thwart competition from cost-cutting teeth whitening technicians (FAIL)  and the Texas Medical Board tries to thwart telemedicine innovations (FAIL)  I wonder how EMT services will try and thwart Drone Ambulances.  This is…

Dr. Weeks’ Comment:  Unraveling. That is what is happening in clinical medicine to medical doctors’ authority as more and more educated patients are challenging medical doctors – with good reason.  So when the doctor retreats to “the scientific literature suggests…

Dr. Weeks’ Comment:  The science is neither compelling or impressive.    Vaccine Efficacy: Mumps: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=PMID%3A+9027138 Chicken pox: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11830801 World Health Organization http://www.who.int/immunization/sage/meetings/2015/april/6_Report_wP_140813.pdf Pertussis: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9108848 Pertussis: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2378338 various vaccines: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK2284/ Hib: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7931875 Hib: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1782565/ Polio: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4197908/ Polio: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2994463 Polio: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/6605215 Diptheria: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2536468/?page=11 Measles: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11483273 Measles: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7589271 Measles: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2230232 MMR: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22336803 Hep B: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17187739 Hep B: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23533578 Hep B: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/12228132 Hep…