Go Back   Bloggingheads Community > Search Forums
FAQ Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Notices

Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.16 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: SkepticDoc
Forum: Diavlog comments 12-24-2011, 05:52 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 8,958
Posted By SkepticDoc
Re: Values Added: Refuted By Facts (Mark Kleiman & Harold Pollack)

There are several death case reports from France involving buprenorphine.

There were US death cases when IV buprenorphine was combined with IV benzodiazepines, the respiratory depression could not...
Forum: Diavlog comments 12-24-2011, 05:37 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 19,815
Posted By SkepticDoc
Re: Science Saturday: Celestial Couch Potatoes (John Horgan & George Johnson)

What positions are available? :)

If it was audio only, would the BhTv project be sustainable?

Should we do a fund raiser like NPR, PBS?

What can we do to continue enjoying real, intelligent...
Forum: Diavlog comments 12-24-2011, 05:30 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 8,958
Posted By SkepticDoc
Forum: Diavlog comments 12-24-2011, 10:15 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 8,958
Posted By SkepticDoc
Re: Values Added: Refuted By Facts (Mark Kleiman & Harold Pollack)

In my area some Physicians charge $100 a visit, cash, sometimes weekly. I may delude myself, but Karma will get everyone. I don't think it is fair for anybody to charge legally the same or more than...
Forum: Diavlog comments 12-24-2011, 12:47 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 8,958
Posted By SkepticDoc
Re: Values Added: Refuted By Facts (Mark Kleiman & Harold Pollack)

One thing missing from the discussion is the "Why?".

Mr Stutman also shared with his audience another story; a Prep School senior described the sensation of using narcotics as "feeling embraced...
Forum: Diavlog comments 12-22-2011, 10:42 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 8,958
Posted By SkepticDoc
Re: Values Added: Refuted By Facts (Mark Kleiman & Harold Pollack)

Thanks for answered prayers!

I suspect time limitations prevented a more in-depth discussion of a combined criminal/social/medical issue.

http://www.pcssb.org/

Even though that is a website...
Forum: Diavlog comments 12-21-2011, 10:06 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 16,559
Posted By SkepticDoc
Re: Chris Mooney & Jonathan Moreno

I used to have a slightly lenient view, direct experience has shown the adverse effects in users:

A friend who is an excellent CRNA smokes frequently, if I call her on the phone while she is using...
Forum: Diavlog comments 12-21-2011, 11:10 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 16,559
Posted By SkepticDoc
Re: Science Saturday: The Enlightenment Country (Chris Mooney & Jonathan Moreno)

The bottom line is that very few medical conditions have shown any real benefit from cannabis, those that do, just need a very small amount
(Canadian medical studies, can look up citations if...
Forum: Diavlog comments 12-20-2011, 08:51 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 16,559
Posted By SkepticDoc
Forum: Diavlog comments 12-17-2011, 09:35 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 16,559
Posted By SkepticDoc
Re: Comment on Plan B

I don't agree with your definition of rape...

Yes, they need counseling, who is responsible to provide it?
Forum: Life, the Universe and Everything 12-08-2011, 07:04 AM
Replies: 455
Views: 32,956
Posted By SkepticDoc
Carl Zimmer on viruses

http://fora.tv/2011/06/07/Carl_Zimmer_A_Planet_of_Viruses#Carl_Zimmer_Viruses_Are_Planetary_Forces
Forum: Diavlog comments 12-06-2011, 07:35 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 9,435
Posted By SkepticDoc
Re: Positive Cardiovascular Health (Robert Wright & Darwin Labarthe)

I did not mean to offend any Neanderthals...:)

Other groups have flourished with a low meat diet, Hindus and Orientals for example. Their culture had very late influence in our "Western Society"....
Forum: Diavlog comments 12-05-2011, 10:57 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 9,435
Posted By SkepticDoc
Re: Positive Cardiovascular Health (Robert Wright & Darwin Labarthe)

That is a very good question, some genomes may be better suited for different diets. I don't doubt some "natural selection" in the Eskimos that allowed them to thrive on raw meat, blubber and frozen...
Forum: Diavlog comments 12-04-2011, 11:09 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 9,435
Posted By SkepticDoc
Re: Positive Cardiovascular Health (Robert Wright & Darwin Labarthe)

http://www.fmdrl.org/index.cfm?event=c.beginBrowseD#611

A Power Point presentation on the Mediterranean diet.
Forum: Diavlog comments 12-04-2011, 11:25 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 9,435
Posted By SkepticDoc
Re: Positive Cardiovascular Health (Robert Wright & Darwin Labarthe)

I wish we could have a diavlog with Michael Pollan, he covers many of these topics in a fantastic manner, objective, coherent, interesting and also entertaining. At the end it makes you think, a lot!...
Forum: Diavlog comments 12-03-2011, 10:40 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 9,435
Posted By SkepticDoc
Re: Positive Cardiovascular Health (Robert Wright & Darwin Labarthe)

How many? :)

Would you mind sharing with us your blood pressure and cholesterol?

Are you taking any medications?

Are you one of the individuals that are healthy because of a healthy diet and...
Forum: Diavlog comments 12-03-2011, 10:46 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 9,435
Posted By SkepticDoc
Re: Positive Cardiovascular Health (Robert Wright & Darwin Labarthe)

Even the Devil can cite scripture for its purpose...

This is the official Cochrane summary:



Many patients with CHF are hospitalized after a high salt "feast, you may call them N=1 studies...
Forum: Diavlog comments 11-29-2011, 11:11 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 9,435
Posted By SkepticDoc
Re: Positive Cardiovascular Health (Robert Wright & Darwin Labarthe)

http://summaries.cochrane.org/CD004816/statins-for-the-primary-prevention-of-cardiovascular-disease



http://www.crd.york.ac.uk/CRDWeb/ShowRecord.asp?AccessionNumber=12008005204



I...
Forum: Diavlog comments 11-28-2011, 09:06 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 9,435
Posted By SkepticDoc
Re: Positive Cardiovascular Health (Robert Wright & Darwin Labarthe)

You have to think "out of the box" and extrapolate observations, civilization as we know it, sprung from Mesopotamia and the Middle East when humans conquered agriculture. We don't have a great deal...
Forum: Diavlog comments 11-28-2011, 01:18 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,633
Posted By SkepticDoc
Re: Science Saturday: Blowing Smoke Rings (John Horgan & George Johnson)

We have to careful at analyzing data and making inferences, if the advances were only on improving infant mortality, that would just increase the population, it would not explain the increased...
Forum: Diavlog comments 11-28-2011, 01:01 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 9,435
Posted By SkepticDoc
Re: Positive Cardiovascular Health (Robert Wright & Darwin Labarthe)

No, I did not analyze it in such an elegant way!

Thanks
Forum: Diavlog comments 11-28-2011, 07:52 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 9,435
Posted By SkepticDoc
Re: Positive Cardiovascular Health (Robert Wright & Darwin Labarthe)

Yes, there is a lot of BS...

The facts are actually very simple, to prevent CV disease humans should not smoke, eat a low fat diet (look up "Mediterranean Diet"), keep the blood pressure between...
Forum: Diavlog comments 11-27-2011, 07:48 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 9,435
Posted By SkepticDoc
Re: Positive Cardiovascular Health (Robert Wright & Darwin Labarthe)

What makes you think that Mr. Masterjohn is an expert?

His peer reviewed papers are irrelevant to CV disease:

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17466237?
...
Forum: Diavlog comments 11-27-2011, 03:11 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 9,435
Posted By SkepticDoc
Forum: Diavlog comments 11-27-2011, 03:03 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 9,435
Posted By SkepticDoc
Re: Positive Cardiovascular Health (Robert Wright & Darwin Labarthe)

The "dry belt" is also the "stroke belt", the issue is that some individuals cannot stop at 1-2 drinks/wine glass a day and can become alcoholics.
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:08 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.