July Fourth Medical Freedom Day

July 4 Medical Freedom Day  by Jeffrey Dach MD On this Fourth of July we celebrate our Independence and Freedom from oppression.  The Statue of Liberty is a stirring reminder of the price our founders paid so we could live … Continue reading

WaPo Says Anti-Vaxxers Are Dangerous Should be Arrested

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WaPo Says Anti-Vaxxers Are Dangerous Should be Arrested by Jeffrey Dach MD You may have noticed a recent article in the Washington Post by Juliette N. Kayyem entitled, “Anti-vaxxers are dangerous. Make them face isolation, fines, arrests.“(1) My initial reaction … Continue reading

Does Cholesterol Cause Coronary Artery Disease ?

Does Cholesterol Cause Coronary Artery Disease

Does Cholesterol Cause Coronary Artery Disease ? Part Two, for part one click here. A Reappraisal of the Lipid Hypothesis In the Sept 2018 Amer J Med, Dr Robert Dubroff points out an inconvenient truth.  Since clinical trial regulations were … Continue reading

Atherosclerotic Plaque Infection Electron Microscopy

Atherosclerotic Plaque as Infected Biofilm on Electron Microscopy by Jeffrey Dach MD Highlights of the Matters from the Heart ICIM March 2019 Philadelphia Meeting. At the recent Integrative Medicine Meeting, Dr Thomas Levy gave a great talk on dental issues … Continue reading

Diabetes, Arterial Calcification and Statin Drugs

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Diabetes, Arterial Calcification and Statin Drugs George is a 54 year old diabetic on statin drug for coronary artery disease. Five years ago, George had an episode of chest pain, which prompted a cardiac cath, during which a stent was … Continue reading

LDL-Cholesterol Does Not Cause Coronary Artery Disease

LDL-Cholesterol Does Not Cause Coronary Artery Disease by Jeffrey Dach MD My new book on prevention of cardiovascular disease entitled “Heart Book” came out on Amazon in August 2018.  About the same time, an article by Dr Uffe Ravnskov appeared … Continue reading