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Old 10-28-2012, 07:41 AM   #1
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Old 10-28-2012, 07:42 AM   #2
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Old 10-28-2012, 08:13 AM   #3
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"Damaged brain NFL players"

How has it worked for you? Are they able to reverse any of your brain damage?

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Old 10-28-2012, 08:46 AM   #4
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I saved a bunch of money by switching to GEICO.
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I saved a bunch of money by switching to GEICO.

You of all posters here should watch that video.

you may be able to help someone with the information in that video.

Or maybe it is more important to you to try and be funny than advancing your knowledge in oder to be a better doctor.
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Old 10-28-2012, 09:18 AM   #6
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You of all posters here should watch that video.

you may be able to help someone with the information in that video.

Or maybe it is more important to you to try and be funny than advancing your knowledge in oder to be a better doctor.
You spelled odor wrong.
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Old 10-28-2012, 09:22 AM   #7
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You of all posters here should watch that video.

you may be able to help someone with the information in that video.

Or maybe it is more important to you to try and be funny than advancing your knowledge in oder to be a better doctor.
Thanks for answering my question. You didn't need to prove it to me in post form. You could have just said "no my damage is irreversible".
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Old 10-28-2012, 09:23 AM   #8
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You spelled odor wrong.
that should be 'order' but the 'r' on my keyboard does not work
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Old 10-28-2012, 09:27 AM   #9
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You of all posters here should watch that video.

you may be able to help someone with the information in that video.

Or maybe it is more important to you to try and be funny than advancing your knowledge in oder to be a better doctor.


I'm still trying to get through this video.
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You guys should watch the video. This Mercola guy totally seems legit. Not a snake oil salesman at all.

FDA Warnings

In 2005, the FDA ordered Mercola and his Optimal Wellness Center to stop making illegal claims for products sold through his Web site [11]. The claims to which the FDA objected involved three products:

Living Fuel Rx, claimed to offer an "exceptional countermeasure" against cancer, cardiovascular disease, diabetes, autoimmune diseases, etc.
Tropical Traditions Virgin Coconut Oil, claimed to reduce the risk of heart disease and has beneficial effects against Crohn's disease, irritable bowel syndrome, and many infectious agents
Chlorella, claimed to fight cancer and normalize blood pressure.
In 2006, the FDA sent Mercola and his center a second warning that was based on product labels collected during an inspection at his facility and on claims made on the Optimum Wellness Center Web site [12]. This time the claims to which the FDA objected involve four products:

Vibrant Health Research Chlorella XP, claimed to "help to virtually eliminate your risk of developing cancer in the future."
Fresh Shores Extra Virgin Coconut Oil, claimed to reduce the risk of heart disease, cancer, and degenerative diseases.
Momentum Health Products Vitamin K2, possibly useful in treating certain kinds of cancer and Alzheimer's disease.
Momentum Health Products Cardio Essentials Nattokinase NSK-SD, claimed to be "a much safer and effective option than aspirin and other pharmaceutical agents to treating heart disease."
The warning letters explained that the use of such claims in the marketing of these products violates the Federal Food Drug and Cosmetic Act, which bans unapproved claims for products that are intended for curing, mitigating, treating, or preventing of diseases. (Intended use can be established through product labels, catalogs, brochures, tapes, Web sites, or other circumstances surrounding the distribution of the product.)

In 2011, the FDA ordered Mercola to stop making claims for thermography that go beyond what the equipment he uses (Medtherm2000 infrared camera) was cleared for. The warning letter said that statements on Mercola's site improperly imply that the Meditherm camera can be used alone to diagnose or screen for various diseases or conditions associated with the breast, they also represent that the sensitivity of the Meditherm Med2000 Telethermographic camera is greater than that of machines used in mammography. The statements to which the FDA objected included:

"Revolutionary and Safe Diagnostic Tool Detects Hidden Inflammation: Thermography"
"The Newest Safe Cancer Screening Tool"
"[b]ecause measuring inflammation through thermal imaging is a proactive, preventative method you can use for detecting disease, which significantly improves your chances for longevity and good health."
Additionally, thermograms provide: "Reliable and accurate information for diagnosis, treatment, and prognosis…"
"Yes, it's true. Thermograms provide you with early diagnosis and treatment assistance in such problems as cancer, inflammatory processes, neurological and vascular dysfunction, and musculoskeletal injury."
Thermography can benefit patients by detecting conditions including: Arthritis: "[d]ifferentiate between osteoarthritis and more severe forms like rheumatoid." Immune Dysfunction, Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue, "Digestive Disorders: Irritable bowel syndrome, diverticulitis, and Crohn's disease…" and "Other Conditions: including bursitis, herniated discs, ligament or muscle tear, lupus, nerve problems, whiplash, stroke screening, cancer and many, many others." [13]
The Chicago Tribune has reported that Mercola has not complied with the FDA's order and intends to "fight the FDA . . . if they decide to take it further." [14]


http://www.quackwatch.com/11Ind/mercola.html
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This guy seems legit. Looking at that list what has he not cured?
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Old 10-28-2012, 09:44 AM   #12
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I'm still trying to get through this video.
I just apologized to my wife and she told me to #### off....
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Old 10-28-2012, 09:50 AM   #13
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This guy seems legit. Looking at that list what has he not cured?
Pro tip from Dr Mercola: AIDS is NOT caused by the HIV virus!! Rejoice!!
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You guys should watch the video. This Mercola guy totally seems legit. Not a snake oil salesman at all.

FDA Warnings

In 2005, the FDA ordered Mercola and his Optimal Wellness Center to stop making illegal claims for products sold through his Web site [11]. The claims to which the FDA objected involved three products:

Living Fuel Rx, claimed to offer an "exceptional countermeasure" against cancer, cardiovascular disease, diabetes, autoimmune diseases, etc.
Tropical Traditions Virgin Coconut Oil, claimed to reduce the risk of heart disease and has beneficial effects against Crohn's disease, irritable bowel syndrome, and many infectious agents
Chlorella, claimed to fight cancer and normalize blood pressure.
In 2006, the FDA sent Mercola and his center a second warning that was based on product labels collected during an inspection at his facility and on claims made on the Optimum Wellness Center Web site [12]. This time the claims to which the FDA objected involve four products:

Vibrant Health Research Chlorella XP, claimed to "help to virtually eliminate your risk of developing cancer in the future."
Fresh Shores Extra Virgin Coconut Oil, claimed to reduce the risk of heart disease, cancer, and degenerative diseases.
Momentum Health Products Vitamin K2, possibly useful in treating certain kinds of cancer and Alzheimer's disease.
Momentum Health Products Cardio Essentials Nattokinase NSK-SD, claimed to be "a much safer and effective option than aspirin and other pharmaceutical agents to treating heart disease."
The warning letters explained that the use of such claims in the marketing of these products violates the Federal Food Drug and Cosmetic Act, which bans unapproved claims for products that are intended for curing, mitigating, treating, or preventing of diseases. (Intended use can be established through product labels, catalogs, brochures, tapes, Web sites, or other circumstances surrounding the distribution of the product.)

In 2011, the FDA ordered Mercola to stop making claims for thermography that go beyond what the equipment he uses (Medtherm2000 infrared camera) was cleared for. The warning letter said that statements on Mercola's site improperly imply that the Meditherm camera can be used alone to diagnose or screen for various diseases or conditions associated with the breast, they also represent that the sensitivity of the Meditherm Med2000 Telethermographic camera is greater than that of machines used in mammography. The statements to which the FDA objected included:

"Revolutionary and Safe Diagnostic Tool Detects Hidden Inflammation: Thermography"
"The Newest Safe Cancer Screening Tool"
"[b]ecause measuring inflammation through thermal imaging is a proactive, preventative method you can use for detecting disease, which significantly improves your chances for longevity and good health."
Additionally, thermograms provide: "Reliable and accurate information for diagnosis, treatment, and prognosis…"
"Yes, it's true. Thermograms provide you with early diagnosis and treatment assistance in such problems as cancer, inflammatory processes, neurological and vascular dysfunction, and musculoskeletal injury."
Thermography can benefit patients by detecting conditions including: Arthritis: "[d]ifferentiate between osteoarthritis and more severe forms like rheumatoid." Immune Dysfunction, Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue, "Digestive Disorders: Irritable bowel syndrome, diverticulitis, and Crohn's disease…" and "Other Conditions: including bursitis, herniated discs, ligament or muscle tear, lupus, nerve problems, whiplash, stroke screening, cancer and many, many others." [13]
The Chicago Tribune has reported that Mercola has not complied with the FDA's order and intends to "fight the FDA . . . if they decide to take it further." [14]


http://www.quackwatch.com/11Ind/mercola.html
You mean the same FDA that has become the enforcer / protector for big pharma. The same agency that cross employs it's people with big pharma.

More than four out of five Americans think drug companies have too much influence over the Food and Drug Administration, and 84 percent believe that advertisements for prescription drugs with safety concerns should be outlawed, reveals a striking new survey from Consumer Reports.

The survey results, released today, are based on a telephone survey of 1,026 American adults conducted by the Consumer Reports National Research Center. They reveal the Food and Drug Administration to be alarmingly out of touch with the concerns of the American people. Some of the most interesting results include:

• 96 percent agreed the government should have the power to require warning labels on drugs with known safety problems. As Consumer Reports explains, "Right now, the Food and Drug Administration must negotiate safety warning labels with a drug maker."

• 84 percent agree that drug companies have "too much influence over the government officials who regulate them." More than two-thirds of those surveyed are concerned that drug companies actually pay the FDA to review and approve their drugs. It's a situation that turns drug companies into the "customers" of the FDA. (See related cartoon, The Puppets of Big Pharma)

• 92 percent agree that pharmaceutical companies should disclose the results of ALL clinical trials, not just the ones with positive results that they wish to publicize. (Currently, drug companies can bury negative drug trials, and the FDA has in fact been caught conspiring with drug companies to keep negative drug data secret from the public.)

• 93 percent think that the FDA should have the power to demand follow-up safety studies from drug companies. Currently, the FDA has no authority to require follow-up safety studies on drugs after they are introdued to the market. This is a serious oversight shortfall, given that many problems with drugs only appear after widespread use. (Patients are widely used as guinea pigs in any new drug launch.)


FDA Conflicts of Interest. Click to view full cartoon.• 60 percent agreed that doctors and scientists with a financial conflict of interest should not be allowed to serve on FDA advisory boards (what were the other 40 percent thinking?). Currently, doctors who earn hundreds of thousands of dollars each year in "consulting fees" from drug companies are not only allowed to vote on the recommendations for FDA approval of their drugs, there is not even any FDA requirement to disclose such conflicts of interest. (See related cartoon on FDA Conflicts of Interest)

http://www.americanchinesemedicineas...Corruption.htm

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Exactly. A phone survey of 1000 Americans is incontrovertible proof that the FDA is a corrupt and evil government agency who's mandate is to make money for big pharma at all costs, including the lives of american people.

And the American Medical Association is comprised of a bunch of money grubbing thieves who have no idea what they are talking about and their 'scientific method' is really just another way to lie cheat and steal.

Therefor, Mercola is a prophet and a genius.

Makes perfect sense.

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Exactly. A phone survey of 1000 Americans is incontrovertible proof that the FDA is a corrupt and evil government agency who's mandate is to make money for big pharma at all costs, including the lives of american people.

And the American Medical Association is comprised of a bunch of money grubbing thieves who have no idea what they are talking about and their 'scientific method' is really just another way to lie cheat and steal.

Therefor, Mercola is a prophet and a genius.

Makes perfect sense.

You so smart! Carry on believing the FDA is working in you best interest. After all you have been told by government this is true. Don't waste your time looking into it.
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CRACKLE CRACKLE. Back to your regularly scheduled program.
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There is help for people that are suffering from cognitive brain damage

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"looking into it"

You're cute.
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A little off topic, but I always wondered why when a pharmaceutical product causes harm to it's users, the manufacturer gets rightfully sued, but not the FDA who approved it for public use?

I mean if the drug isn't FDA approved, it's not suppose to be used right?
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"looking into it"

You're cute.
Why yes I am.
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"then the doctor said I have dain bramage, but my friends don't know what the F### that S### is!"
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