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12 Things Your Doctor Won’t Tell You…

May 29, 2020
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Modern medicine can do miraculous things — but every test and treatment has a downside.

And your doctor may not disclose the dangers without prompting, a new survey finds.

Researchers surveyed 2,700 patients who’d recently decided whether or not to have surgery, take a medication, or undergo cancer screening.

Most reported their physician spent far more time talking up the benefits of each choice than explaining the risks.


Diagnostic tests that save millions…

January 16, 2012
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A diagnosis for cervical cancer with vinegar?

A test for liver damage which requires a single drop of blood and 15 minutes?

A team approach for AIDS treatment…?


Hello Generics, Goodbye Big-Name Drugs

October 25, 2011
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Fed up with generic drugs? Well there are dozens more coming as big-name brands lose their patents…


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    Phylis Feiner Johnson

    Phylis Feiner Johnson

    I've been a professional copywriter for over 35 years. I also had epilepsy for decades. My mission is advocacy; to increase education, awareness and funding for epilepsy research. Together, we can make a huge difference. If not changing the world, at least helping each other, with wisdom, compassion and sharing.

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