The Weekly Summary

November 4th – November 10th                                 2019

In international news, humans reached interstellar space for the first time with Voyager Continue reading

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The Weekly Summary

October 28th – November 3rd                                 2019

In international news, the UK punted BREXIT again, delaying the Halloween deadline to January. Continue reading

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The Weekly Summary

October 21st – October 27th                                 2019

In international news, Hong Kong officials gave up on the plans to allow mainland China to Continue reading

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Triple Therapy for Cystic Fibrosis

October 18, 2018- interviewed by Steven E. Greer, MD

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Newsmax discussion of The Medical Advocate

October 14, 2019- This is my appearance today on Newsmax. Continue reading

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Images from the Trump Medicare rally

October 3, 2019 Continue reading

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The Weekly Summary

October 14th – October 20th                                 2019

 In international news, VP Pence and Sec. State Pompeo met in Turkey with President Erdogan Continue reading

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I can’t get no satisfaction (from TAVR)

Update April 6, 2019- An expert source told us that Mick Jagger did have genuine aortic stenosis. Continue reading

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Major disruption coming to hospitals in 2020

August 2, 2019- by Steven E. Greer, MD

President Trump recently signed Continue reading

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A proposal to screen for mass shooters

August 5, 2019- by Steven E. Greer, MD

President Trump today announced plans to have the Department of Justice create guidelines Continue reading

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Essay: Opioids coming through the Mexican border are a national security risk

Update January 8, 2019- President Trump quoted from this story tonight during his talk from the Ova Continue reading

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Effects of Spaceflight on Astronaut Brain Structure as Indicated on MRI

November 22, 2017 – Interviewed by Steven E. Greer, MD

We interviewed Donna Roberts, MD of the Medical University of South Carolina about her NEJM paper Continue reading

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How did a small academic lab succeed where big medical device companies failed?

July 5, 2014- Interviewed by Steven E. Greer, MD

The New England Journal of Medicine recently published the early clinical data on the “bionic pancreas” Continue reading

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The 23andMe TV ads are misleading

April 22, 2019- by Steven E. Greer, MD Continue reading

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The FDA pathway for biosimilar drug approvals

March 26, 2015- Interviewed by Steven E. Greer,

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Daily aspirin once again proves to be of no use and also deadly

Japanese-aspirin-studyUpdate January 13, 2015- Yet another study was published highlighting the risks of daily aspirin.  Continue reading

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Crystalloid “Balanced Lactated Ringer’s” IV solution is safer to the kidneys

March 1, 2018- Interviewed by Steven E. Greer, MD

We interviewed Vanderbilt’s Todd Rice, MD about his NEJM papers that showed crystalloid, or Continue reading

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The Weekly Summary

October 7th – October 13th                                 2019

In general news, as soon as the U.S. troops in northern Syria pulled back, Turkish forces invaded the Continue reading

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The Weekly Summary

September 30th – October 6th                                 2019

In general news, China hosted a large military parade, showcasing supersonic nuclear IBMs. Continue reading

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The Weekly Summary

September 23rd – September 29th                                 2019

In general news, after the Israeli elections, no clear government has been formed yet. In the U.S., the House embarked on fake impeachment proceedings based on President Trump Continue reading

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