Mrs M.C.R., a jovial 52-year-old Hungarian, came to see me four months ago, complaining of numbness and tingling in her hands and feet, hair loss, lethargy, and a scaly, ruddy rash around her eyes, nose, mouth and genital area. Because the problem...
Antibiotics are useless for treating the common cold yet more are prescribed for the condition than for any other ailment. ...
For the past 14 years, my adult daughter, who had been a useful and respected member of society in full-time employment, has been subjected to misdiagnoses, inappropriately prescribed drugs,
Having no symptoms, hypertension can only be diagnosed by measuring it. Two readings are taken: the pressure of the blood when pumping (systolic), and the resting pressure between each heartbeat (diastolic).
For 10 months, my husband Chris had been suffering chest pain that doctors told us were probably due to his eating or drinking when he suffered a terrible attack of pain in his chest, jaw and teeth while we were out shopping.
Teeth can work like little batteries. Metal in the mouth produces electrical fields around certain teeth which can produce many bizarre effects.
People suffering from very treatable nervous diseases are too often being misdiagnosed as having motor neurone disease (MND), which cannot be cured. ...
PSA: A test too far and wide
BREAST CANCER: Up to half of all cases may not be cancer at all