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What Your Doctor Isn't Telling You

Dr. David Sherer is bold enough to tell you what others in the medical profession haven't the courage to say, with inside information on health, healthcare, related public policy and the latest in prevention, diagnosis and treatment of disease.

What Your Doctor Isn't Telling You

Stem Cell Clinics Dispense Dangerous Medicine

Many stem cell clinics have opened claiming to treat heart disease, Parkinson’s, stroke, vision problems and more. Why you can’t trust their claims.

What Your Doctor Isn't Telling You

Is Ketamine the New Magic Bullet Against Depression?

Ketamine for depression may be the most exciting new development in psychopharmacology. 5 things to know if you’re considering it.

What Your Doctor Isn't Telling You

How to Care for Your Body’s Largest Organ (It’s Not Skin)

The body’s largest organ is the lining of your blood vessels. Here’s how to take care of it—to prevent heart attack, stroke, diabetes, and more.

What Your Doctor Isn't Telling You

Thinking of Suing Your Doctor? Read This First

Few patients really understand what malpractice is, nor do they know the process. Plus: The real reason most patients sue.

What Your Doctor Isn't Telling You

The Ultimate Wellness Lifestyle: Like a Hunter-Gatherer

Why so much sickness today? We seldom use our bodies as our hunter-gatherer ancestors did, and their diet was very balanced. It’s time to go backwards.

What Your Doctor Isn't Telling You

How to Get Your Doctor to Listen—and Answer Your Questions

Doctors have less time than ever to spend with their patients. How to make sure yours really listens to you and answers all your questions.

What Your Doctor Isn't Telling You

In Case of Emergency: Always Carry This Health Information

Time counts in a medical emergency. Here, the essential info to always carry so that hospital workers can provide the best care possible...

What Your Doctor Isn't Telling You

How to Treat Health Problems When “Life” Is Not Living?

Are physicians really doing a disservice by prolonging a life that is rife with pain and suffering? The question is complicated and will only get more so.

What Your Doctor Isn't Telling You

Are You Using Your Medications Properly?

You'd be hard-pressed to find any adult American who isn't medicated with something. But are you taking it properly? And…do you really need it???

What Your Doctor Isn't Telling You

Attack the Overweight/Obesity Problem at Its Root Cause

The overweight/obesity epidemic increases risk of a host of deadly illnesses. We need an attitude shift to change that! Dr. Sherer’s 8 steps to get there.

What Your Doctor Isn't Telling You

Fight Inflammation to Fight Heart Disease, Stroke and Diabetes

Practically everyone concerned with heart health has heard that high cholesterol levels in your blood can be a cause of…

What Your Doctor Isn't Telling You

Health Care Is (Finally) Going to Pot—with Medical Marijuana

Almost every consumer of health services today has heard that medical marijuana is in clinical use. Indeed, 28 states and…

What Your Doctor Isn't Telling You

Colo-rectal Cancer and Younger Patients

In one of my earlier blogs, I made reference to the importance of exercise, a diet high in fiber, low…

What Your Doctor Isn't Telling You

Generic Drugs: Shortages, Price Gouging and Other Crimes

Much attention has been paid in recent years to the unfortunate reality of drug shortages and wild price inflation in…

What Your Doctor Isn't Telling You

Quick Fixes Won’t Cure What Ails You

In the past decade, at least two major American magazines and numerous news outlets have highlighted stories about the long-lived…

What Your Doctor Isn't Telling You

Pain Relief Without the Pitfalls

Pain…physical pain. We’ve all had it. None of us (except those who are masochists) like it or want it. From…