IS BLOODLETTING PASSÉ? No! NEVER!

Medical myths article From the first paragraph in the article in the above line.- "In the practice of bloodletting, doctors drained patients' blood in hopes that it would help them stave off illness. It was a dubious practice that was used to treat everyone from medieval peasants to George Washington, and suffice it to say,... Continue Reading →

PPI – GOOD or BAD ?

QUESTION? My question for anyone reading- Is there any other treatments for GERD that you have tried? Did it help manage the symptoms of GERD? If so, was this a long term solution or a short term solution? HERE is the GOOD Patients with hereditary hemochromatosis (HH) need frequent phlebotomies to reduce iron overload. Proton... Continue Reading →

HEMOCHROMATOSIS and BREAST CANCER

Nine years ago I was diagnosed with Hereditary Hemochromatosis. It had been years since I had really felt well. I wasn’t sick, per se. Just unwell. I worked a physical job in the retail sector. Had been full time live-in caregiver to my mother in law with Alzheimer’s. I thought this is what life is... Continue Reading →

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