Category Archives: – Policy

Where are those fancy new oral pills from Pfizer and Merck?

January 8, 2022- by Steven E. Greer, MD The Omicron variant is milder but still causing tremendous economic and psychological damage. Schools are closing

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Rudy Giuliani interviews Steven E. Greer, MD on his podcast TV show: May 15, 2020

May 15, 2020

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How to beat the virus with early treatment

July 22, 2021- by Steven E. Greer, MD I woke up yesterday with a slight malaise and I sneezed once. I knew I had come down with a virus

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FDA CDER Director on Benlysta for lupus and adaptive clinical trials.

July 27, 2011- Janet Woodcock, MD, Director of the FDAs new drug division, CDER, discusses with Steven Greer,

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Senator Grassley discusses the NIH and industry bias

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Senator Ben Cardin discusses antidepressants in the military

Update: July 29, 2010- Interviewed by Steven E. Greer, MD

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Why Indian Point nuclear power plant needs to be shut down

April 29, 2017- by Steven E. Greer, MD I have long been a critic of the overuse of CT-scans due to the radiation risks and costs. I’m not sure why,

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Senator Angus King discusses his bill to make medical device pricing transparent to the public

July 9, 2014- Interviewed by Steven E. Greer, MD Senator Angus King from Maine has proposed a a bill that would make the pricing of medical devices

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The deadly risks of TAVR being downplayed to patients by hospitals

January 18, 2015- By Steven E. Greer, MD On July 20th, 2011, the FDA convened an advisory committee to help it determine whether to

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Have state health commissioners dropped the ball?

With Obamacare exchange premiums increasing 7.5% year-over-year, this 2013 video is still relevant….

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Senator Angus King discusses the slowdown in healthcare costs

July 9, 2014- Interviewed by Steven E. Greer, MD Senator Angus

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Prepare for Comparative Effectiveness Research

February 8, 2014- By Steven E. Greer, MD The HCC hosted a healthcare reform summit in 2009, after the ACA law was first announced

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Steven Greer, MD debates Donny Deutsch over DTC television drug ads

At the time of this debate on CNBC’s Kudlow and Cramer, in 2004, none of the current regulations

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Will the “public option” pass?

Many in the media are writing the obituary for the public option because key Senators have

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How human behavior has changed since 1950

January 26, 2020- by Seven E. Greer, MD What defines the generations? What fundamentally changed the way we behave?

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The only thing we have to fear…is fear itself

March 13, 2020- by Steven E. Greer, MD Holy cow. The PGA Tour cancelled the Players Championship due to fears over the coronavirus.

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Senator Ron Johnson explains why he got an antibody test before considering a vaccine (i.e., The Greer Protocol)

May 11, 2021- by Steven E. Greer, MD Senator Johnson is describing the Greer Protocol for deciding whether or not to get the SARS-CoV-2

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Anthony Fauci on the efficacy of masks

October 10, 2020

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What you need to know about the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus vaccines

Update March 22, 2021- by Steven E. Greer, MD Tucker Carlson interviewed a surgeon who stated what I have known for many months. The signal

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Dr. Maria van Kerkhove of The W.H.O. explains why asymptomatic people do not spread viruses

December 25, 2020- by Steven E. Greer, MD

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