Vitamin B6 Pyridoxine for Trigger Finger

Vitamin B6 Pyridoxine for Trigger Finger

Vitamin B6, Pyridoxine for Trigger Finger and Carpal Tunnel Syndrome by Jeffrey Dach, MD Jim is a 46 year old retired New York policeman who uses power tools to repair his house. His problem is chronic pain at the base … Continue reading

Selenium Toxicity Diagnosed by Dr. House

Selenium Toxicity Diagnosed by Dr. House

The Case for Selenium, Part Two by Jeffrey Dach MD Selenium Toxicity Diagnosed by Dr. Gregory House Selenium Toxicity from consumption of Brazil Nuts, selenosis, was “reported” on an episode of Dr. House, a medical TV show that often takes … Continue reading

New Statin Guidelines, Not Everyone is Enthusiastic

New Statin Guidelines, Not Everyone is Enthusiastic by Jeffrey Dach MD On Tuesday, The American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology changed the guidelines giving even more people statin drugs.  The new Guidelines increases the number of healthy … Continue reading

Testosterone and the Heart Part Two

Testosterone and the Heart, Part Two  by Jeffrey Dach MD In Part One, we discussed a 2010 study from Boston University in which testosterone was given to immobilized, elderly, obese male smokers.  The study was halted early because of poor … Continue reading

Testosterone and the Heart

Testosterone Found to Cause Heart Attacks in Obese Smokers With Heart Disease by Jeffrey Dach MD This article is Part One, For Part Two Click Here. For part three click here. How Not to Do a Testosterone Clinical Trial A testosterone … Continue reading

John Crisler on How to Use HCG in Males with Low Testosterone

John Crisler on How to Use HCG in Males with Low Testosterone. For many men with symptoms of low testosterone, HCG is a useful add-on for their program.  Thanks to Dr. John Crisler for sharing his HCG protocol…For More Click Here

Getting Off Statin Drug Stories by Jeffrey Dach MD

Getting Off Statin Drug Stories by Jeffrey Dach MD.  Martha is 55 years old, healthy and no history of heart disease.  Nonetheless, Martha has been taking a statin drug for “high cholesterol” under the care of “the top cardiologist”.   … Continue reading

Cholesterol Lowering Statin Drugs for Women Just Say No by Jeffrey Dach MD

Cholesterol Lowering Statin Drugs for Women Just Say No by Jeffrey Dach MD.  Judith Walsh MD reviewed 20 years of statin drug  data in JAMA in 2004.  She concludes that Cholesterol lowering with statin drugs does not reduce total mortality … Continue reading

Healthy Men Should Not Take Statin Drugs by Jeffrey Dach MD

Healthy Men Should Not Take Statins by Jeffrey Dach MD.  This bombshell article by Rita Redberg, MD, appeared in April 2012 JAMA advising healthy men with high cholesterol to stay away from statin anti-cholesterol drugs, pointing out there is no … Continue reading

Does High Cholesterol Cause Heart Disease ?

Does High Cholesterol Cause Heart Disease ? by Jeffrey Dach MD  We live in a society which has an obsession with cholesterol levels. The reality is that our cholesterol level correlates very poorly (if at all) with risk for heart … Continue reading

Think Purple for Breast Cancer

Think Purple for Breast Cancer Month by Jeffrey Dach MD

Think Purple for Breast Cancer Month Perhaps you noticed the crowds of people wearing pink tee shirts and pink ribbons raising awareness for breast cancer.  Pink is nice and everything, but I think it is the wrong color. I suggest  … Continue reading

Acne Prevention with Vitamin B5 by Jeffrey Dach MD

Mona Lisa with Acne

Acne Prevention with Vitamin B5 by Jeffrey Dach MD.  Vitamin B5, also called Pantothenic Acid) serves as acne prevention and treatment by increasing the cellular utilization of fatty acids as energy.  Vitamin B5 reduces the oil build up in the … Continue reading

Bad News on the NuvaRing by Jeffrey Dach MD

Nuvaring Contraceptive Device

Bad News for the NuvaRing by Jeffrey Dach MD  Lately, we have seen a growing number of young women using the NuvaRing, reporting anxiety, depression, insomnia, headache, and other symptoms.  The NuvaRing is a contraceptive device containing synthetic hormones, a … Continue reading

Government Shutdown and Reinventing Collapse by Jeffrey Dach MD

Government Shutdown and Reinventing Collapse by Jeffrey Dach MD,  Over night our government has been shutdown by Congress’ failure to pass the spending bill, a blatant attempt to stop “ObamaCare”.  Perhaps last night’s government shutdown is one step to a collapse … Continue reading

PCOS the Hidden Epidemic Part Two by Jeffrey Dach MD

PCOS The Hidden Epidemic Part Two  by Jeffrey Dach MD.  Cindy, a 34 year old flight attendant had been taking birth control pills for 17 years because of PCOS (Polycystic Ovary Syndrome).. Cindy came for an office visit because she wanted a … Continue reading

Thyroid Pills Prevent Heart Attacks by Jeffrey Dach MD

Thyroid Pills Prevent Heart Attacks

Thyroid Pills Prevent Heart Attacks by Jeffrey Dach MD – Broda Barnes was the first to connect low thyroid with heart attacks and heart disease.  The Hunt study proved he was right….Click Here to Read More.

Screening Mammography Found Useless in New Study by Jeffrey Dach MD

Breast_Cancer_Awareness Month Screening MAmmogram

Screening Mammography Found Useless in New Study .  Another study showing screening mammography does little to reduce mortality from breast cancer…to Read More Click Here

39 Reasons to Avoid Bypass and Stenting

Medical Treatment vs. Invasive treatment for Coronary Artery Disease ? A large number of medical studies (listed below ) compare invasive treatment with conservative treatment of coronary artery disease. They reveal that Invasive treatment with coronary bypass graft surgery, balloon … Continue reading

Vitamin E Heart Disease and Tocotrienols

Vitamin E, Heart Disease and Tocotrienols by Jeffrey Dach MD- We once took a family rafting trip on the Snake River in Idaho. We later explored Coeur D’Alene where I stumbled upon a dusty second hand book store, and a 1964 copy of … Continue reading

Increased Mortality from Blocking Testosterone

Increased Mortality from Blocking Testosterone

Increased Mortality from Blocking Testosterone Diagnosis and Treatment of Prostate Cancer by Jeffrey Dach MD Since the invention of the PSA test for prostate cancer, (prostate specific antigen) , it is quite common to detect elevated PSA in the male … Continue reading