Sunday House Call, #601, February 19, 2017 Topics today include stem cell therapies to treat stroke patients are not ready for prime time despite “treatment centres” hype, Pericarditis, reflux disease, food allergies versus intolerances, PMR (polymyalgia rheumatica), and flu vaccines. New research in Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes management.
Sunday House Call Shows
Sunday House Call, #600, February 12, 2017: Those daily doses of sugar It’s the 600th edition of Sunday House Call! In today’s op-ed: How the normalization of drinking soda as part of our diet will impact the future. Yourour calls on healthy versus unhealthy oils, the outlook for Guillain-Barre syndrome, and at-home treatments for back injuries! […]
Sunday House Call, #599, February 5, 2017 Topics today include: Dr Yoni Freedhoff joins me to discuss the Heart and Strokes rationale for recommending that food advertising be banned for children between 2 and 11 years of age. Your calls about PSA tests and prostate biopsy, possible retinal detachment symptoms, and ceramic hip replacements.
Sunday House Call, #598, January 15, 2016 Topics today include: New guidelines for peanut exposure in infants and children. You calls about back pain, groin injuries, pain relief, fungal infection of the nail, blood pressure and fatty liver, and controlling nosebleeds.
Sunday House Call, #597, January 8, 2016: Star Trek Tricorder comes to life Topics today include: The XPrize Tricorder Competition Your calls about the value of licorice to treeat ylcers (there isn’t), male pattern baldeness and the use of finasteride (Proepecia) to slow down hair loss, a review of norovirus, low platelet counts, sore ribs, […]
Sunday House Call, #596, December 18, 2016 Topics today include: Why marketing products the word “natural” and “additive-free” means nothing yet carries strong emotional responses. The latest survey amongst cigarette smokers takes this response to new levels of misconception and misinformation. Your calls about shingles, vitamin C, urinary obstruction in a 90 year-old woman, and others. […]
Sunday House Call, #595, December 4, 2016 Topics today include:Pharmacies offering tests for strep throat and the flu: Why this is not good medicine. Your calls about polyps, tinnitus, and snake-oil to slow down your aging process.
Sunday House Call, #594, November 27, 2016: Let’s treat likes its 1796! Topics today include: The U.S. Federal Trade Commission lays down the law on homeopathic remedies (full release here). Your questions about a longstanding itchy scalp, dental implants, bagged vegetables, Alternatives to the blood pressure medication Coversyl, and parents who believes in alternative medicine […]
Sunday House Call, #593, November 20, 2016 Topics today include: Misleading health headlines and stories critically reviewed at HealthNewsReview.org. Your questions about diverticulosis and signs and symptoms of bowel perforation, pain behind the knee of an 86 year-old woman, safety studies on aspartame, muscles of the ischial region of the pelvis, natural sleep medication review, […]
Sunday House Call, #592, November 6, 2016 Topics today include: The 12 top innovations of the year, and your health questions.