Fournier Gangrene

Fournier Gangrene Associated With Sodium–Glucose Cotransporter-2 Inhibitors: A Review of Spontaneous Postmarketing Cases

Go to the following link for a list of SGLT2 Inhibitors.

An Update on SGLT2 Inhibitors for the Treatment of Diabetes Mellitus

Fournier Gangrene does not sound like a pleasant disease.



Lock them up — RadaJonesMD

Last night, the heated debate on vaccination reached a boiling point. On March 26, 2019, in Rockland County, NY, unvaccinated children were barred from public places. Not only schools. Restaurants, supermarkets, worship places. They’re practically on house arrest. What about doctor’s offices and the ER? I don’t know. This is unprecedented. Rockland County is a 300K…

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A1c test MISSES Many Cases of Diabetes

Must read if you’re an underwriter.  Here.

The new study included 9,000 adults without a diabetes diagnosis. The participants got both an A1c test and an oral tolerance glucose test, and the researchers compared the results. The researchers found the A1c test didn’t catch 73 percent of diabetes cases that were detected by the oral glucose test. “The A1c test said these people had normal glucose levels when they didn’t,” Chang Villacreses said.

CBD Is Everywhere, but Scientists Still Don’t Know Much About It

This NYT article should be read by anyone considering the use of CBD for anything.

Here’s a list of what CBD can be used for from a local news rack publication.

Relief, the Natural Way

  • Pain
  • Depression
  • Acne
  • Anxiety
  • Cancer
  • Diabetes
  • Drug withdrawals
  • Epilepsy
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Heart health
  • Inflammation
  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Insomnia
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Neurodegenerative disorders
  • Psoriasis
  • Quitting smoking
  • Quality of life


Weekly Climate and Energy News Roundup #349

Fun resource on climate science if you have critical thinking skills and are not sheeple.

Weekly Climate and Energy News Roundup #349

The Week That Was: 2019-02-23 (February 23, 2019)
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The Science and Environmental Policy Project

Quote of the Week:?Don?t pay attention to ?authorities,? think for yourself.?? ? Richard Feynman, ?The Quotable Feynman?

Number of the Week: Not ?1.57 billion, but closer to ?7 billion


By Ken Haapala, President, Science and Environmental Policy Project (SEPP)

It?s Not Real; It?s Puccini: People often suspend realism. In the movie ?Spiderman? the hero swings through the canyons of Manhattan using threads of ?spider silk? he attaches from building to building as he travels down the street. In Puccini?s La Boheme, the leading lady sings a beautiful aria on her death bed, in the last stages of consumption, tuberculous filling her lungs will bodily fluids. The realist may say that is not possible…

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