Current surgical weight loss therapies

January 24, 2014- Interviewed by Steven E. Greer, MD

Erik Dutson, MD, weight loss surgeon at UCLA, explains why his medical center does not implant the Lap-Band, Continue reading

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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, Continue reading

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The MusiCorps benefit concert 2015

October 16, 2015- by Steven E. Greer, MD

We interviewed the Founder of MusiCorps, Arthur Bloom, and one of the musicians in the band, Continue reading

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The Miami Summit on Healthcare Spending Reduction

June 29, 2010

Produced and interviewed by Steven Greer, MD

The Healthcare Channel and The University of Miami Health System hosted a roundtable discussion Continue reading

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I was the first one to state 9-months ago that Governor Cuomo committed manslaughter

February 1, 2021- Continue reading

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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 Continue reading

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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 Continue reading

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I was in the delivery room when Obamacare was born

Update September 21, 2014- Obamacare is causing more people to go to the hospital, which Continue reading

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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…. Continue reading

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Steven E. Greer MD: A discussion with Bill O’Reilly about radiation risks

April 1, 2011- A discussion with Bill O’Reilly about radiation risks from the Fukushima nuclear meltdowns and the fallout hitting the U.S. and entire globe. Continue reading

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Senator Angus King discusses the slowdown in healthcare costs

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

Senator Angus Continue reading

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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 Continue reading

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Interview with Simon Townshend about the Daltrey/Townshend Teen Cancer Program

The Daltrey Townshend teenage and young adult cancer center at UCLA

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Senator Grassley discusses the NIH and industry bias

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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, Continue reading

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The super cool new drug: Marijuana

May 31, 2015- By Steven E. Greer, MD

I was watching Green Day give their Rock and Roll Hall of Fame acceptance speech and the Continue reading

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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 Continue reading

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The Medicaid Roundtable

Part 1: Medicaid primer

Part 2: State spending on Medicaid Continue reading

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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 Continue reading

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The Weekly Summary

May 10th – May 16th                                   2021

In the general news, the Bill and Melinda Gates divorce stayed in the news. Melinda began Continue reading

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