Surgery no better than placebo – doctors are superfluous

A great article that should give a serious food for thought even to the most ardent defenders of allopathic medicine. Despite the findings of the (in)famous Dr. Ioannidis that 80%+ percent of most clinical trials for drugs are bunk, one of the unassailable bastions of medicine has always been surgery. I mean, how many people … Read more Surgery no better than placebo – doctors are superfluous

More than 30% of GP doctors suffer from “compassion fatigue”

What a twisted/perverse way to say that a good portion of doctors are psychopaths. If anybody thinks this is an exaggerated/unsubstantiated statement of mine check the link below. https://www.dailystar.co.uk/news/weird-news/psychopaths-make-best-doctors-because-20561310 So, while the article at the end of the post makes the argument that burnout and crazy working hours are mostly responsible for the increase in … Read more More than 30% of GP doctors suffer from “compassion fatigue”

A call for medical nihilism – to do nothing is also good medicine

To my greatest surprise, I stumbled upon yet another article in the Scientific American (SCIAM) that looked completely out of place in that publication. After all, SCIAM was (and continues to be) a bastion of official medicine and its articles often read more like drug company brochures than discussions on serious scientific matters. Yet, here … Read more A call for medical nihilism – to do nothing is also good medicine