Category Archives: This & That

Mixture of stories about doctors, patients, and illnesses

Osteocalcin and Atherosclerosis

The Secret Cholesterol Theory Completely accidentally I bumped into an article about osteocalcin, and it turned out to be something pretty important. My research about the fight-or-flight mechanism, which is associated with migraine, led me to this article. Those of … Continue reading

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Yet One More Junk Paper in JAMA Internal Medicine

Will they EVER learn statistics? The paper Association of Animal and Plant Protein Intake With All-Cause and Cause-Specific Mortality, an “original investigation” (whatever that means, since they just crunched numbers), published on the 26th of August–this paper is behind a … Continue reading

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Silence on the US Front–News Flash of US Research from the UK!

The Missing News Flash Wouldn’t you know it?! If you had wanted to learn about research done anywhere in the world, including in the US, about the potential harms associated with the low carbohydrate diet, the consumption of saturated fats, … Continue reading

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Carbs, Fat, Sugar, & All That Jazz: A Willett Lecture

I Could Not Believe It A friend posted a short YouTube clip on Facebook of an answer in response to someone in the audience that one may think was taken out of context. So I asked for the link to … Continue reading

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Newsflash & The fallacy Of Percentages

The BBC Announced! The BBC announced–and continue to announce all over the world–that red meat increases bowel cancer by 20%. Now lets look at the statistics they refer to: “For every 10,000 people in the study who ate 21g a … Continue reading

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Cymbalta: Hell Trap

PRESS RELEASE I was contacted by a migraine member in one of my Facebook migraine groups (I have two, one is here and the other here. She knew that I often write about medicines (Drugs of Shame series such as … Continue reading

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Medical Misinformation–a Letter About Statins

I am member of an email group of scientists, medical practitioners, and some other experts from all over the world–you would likely know most of the names if I listed them. Today I received an email communication that I felt … Continue reading

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Does Anyone Need Statins?

PRESS RELEASE Several readers of CluelessDoctors asked me to write about statins. I wrote a complete essay on the subject at here that explains all you ever wanted and deeded to know about statins. Is there anyone who doesn’t need … Continue reading

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Letter to Dr. Gunhild A. Stordalen

I wrote the following email to you in December, 2018: Dear Dr. Stordalen, I read about your personal story and health condition, and watched your TED presentation, in which you said that there is no cure for your health condition. … Continue reading

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