Dr. Weeks’ Comment: Informed consent is the foundation stone of a civilized relationship among consenting adults. In medical practice, informed consent is the start of […]
Drugs are powerful and typically work by poisoning enzymes. Use with care and as a last resort after lifestyle factors have not worked.
Dr. Weeks’ Comment: Depression is more than a deficiency of synthetic patented SSRI medications. Don’t forget the lifestyle opportunities – exercise, while more challenging than
Dr. Weeks’ Comments: In a market situation, the patient should be advised and allowed to choose. But as Dr. Bach comments below: “….Normal markets wouldn’t
Dr. Weeks’ Comment: Studies are showing that for early breast cancer patients, chemotherapy does more harm than good. Time to personalize cancer therapies. Corrective Cancer
Dr. Weeks’ Comment: If you are going to accept chemotherapy, why not stack the cards in favor of more benefit and less side-effects? This is
Dr. Weeks’ Comment: SSRI drugs, initially FDA approved antidepressants are increasingly used for anxiety, PMS, and I am not joking… shyness. Originally prescribed by
Dr. Weeks’ Comment: Statins are prescribed as cholesterol-lowering agents whose main mechanism of action is anti-inflammatory. They are a multibillion industry. There are many critics
Dr. Weeks’ Comment: This systemic abuse is so tragic and must be corrected. Informed Consent is the foundation of civilized medical care and especially when
Dr. Weeks’ Comment: The Economist is a sober well-respected journal which is read by discerning professionals who will be disturbed to read this book review.