Tag Archives: medical madness

Treat for high blood pressure before it happens?

Are you on meds for pre-hypertension? Uh, no benefits – all risk! Disease creep happens when a patient with risk factors for a condition or even just a mild case of a disease are treated and drugged with the same … Continue reading

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Drugged driving on the rise

Do medicines make us better or worse? The latest rising numbers is not in drunk drivers but rather in drugged drivers as more and more drivers test positive for prescription drugs, cannabis, and multiple drugs. In fact, the percentage of … Continue reading

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Real Health Talk News and Views broadcast 10/02/13

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The number 1 cause of death is…

Medicine is the number one cause of death in the US! William Charney, a 30 year veteran as a health and safety officer in the health care industry estimates that almost 800,000 people died in the year 2009 from happenings … Continue reading

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Bariatric children

Real medical madness: Childhood obesity has more than doubled in children and tripled in adolescents in the last 3 decades. According to the CDC, by 2010, over a third of children and adolescents were overweight or obese. But now according … Continue reading

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Real Health Talk News and Views broadcast 08/29/13

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Drug nation

Are we getting healthier or sicker? If we are getting healthier than the number of prescription meds given out would decrease, right? Well people in the US took more prescription drugs than ever last year, topping at a record 4.02 … Continue reading

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Appendicitis, pancreatitis

Did you know that cortisone causes acute appendicitis and pancreatitis? Did you know that cortisone is used in a lot of common medicines? This is just two of the nasty side effects of this drug. New study results published in … Continue reading

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Slandering homeopathy

Homeopathy under fire! A recent Medscape report issues a warning that homeopathy comes with risks. The researchers searched high and low for anything that resembled an adverse event to homeopathic remedies and found 38 such events (they included reports where … Continue reading

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About jumbo jet crashes

Medical error statistics in the United States are horrendously alarming. Did you know that the total daily number of medical errors and related deaths equals a grand total of no less than SIX jumbo jets crashing every single day? The … Continue reading

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Making easy money making cancer

Some of the easiest money in the entire medical field is in CT scans which bill up to $6,000 and can usually be completed during a commercial break. One study found that heart attack patients get the equivalent of 850 … Continue reading

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Broken nose-smeller

In a recent Supreme Court case it came to light that a Big Pharma company hid side effects of Zicam from shareholders. Nothing huge, just the complete and permanent loss of the sense of smell in a few study patients. … Continue reading

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Medical Airlines has plane crash – daily

If one 747 airplane crashed every day, killing all 500 people aboard, there would be a national uproar over aviation safety and an all-out mobilization to fix the problem. Airlines would be shut down immediately. ONE plane crashes we would … Continue reading

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Insulin pen misperceptions

Insulin pens: Death by convenience. The CDC came out with new warnings to health professionals Feb 22 of this year over the misuse of insulin pens by professionals. Insulin pens are convenient pen-shaped injector devices that contain a reservoir for … Continue reading

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