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Unproven medical treatments lure elderly

Kristine M. Napier

Unproven medical treatments lure elderly

by Kristine M. Napier

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Published by Food and Drug Administration in [Rockville, MD .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Older people -- Medical care -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Kristine Napier
    SeriesPublication -- no. (FDA) 94-1218, HHS publication -- no. (FDA) 94-1218
    ContributionsUnited States. Food and Drug Administration
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 folded sheet (6 p.) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13617801M
    OCLC/WorldCa31987873

      The boy left for the economic lure of the big city, leaving the parents alone without support. Back in , China had to pass a law that the children must visit their parents. Elderly couples began importing girls from Southeast Asia to take care of them and they would leave them the property. Today, says Dr. Wallace Sampson, clinical professor emeritus of medicine at Stanford University, no treatments can be called bad, only "unproven." Sampson edits the Scientific Review of Alternative Medicine, a journal exploring the scientific validity of complementary and alternative treatments.

    State Faults Area Hospitals In Use Of Shock Treatments. Ma Star-Telegram. By Lou Chapman. FORT WORTH–Hospitals in Fort Worth and Dallas that use electroshock therapy to ease severe depression have given individual patients too many treatments, administered the therapy despite patient refusals and performed inadequate medical screenings, according to state records reviewed . American scientists had come to learn at the feet of an elderly healer that he asked them to give a lecture so that townspeople could learn about their own medical tradition. Balick recalls that this healer had more than living descendants, but that none as yet had shown an interest in becoming an apprentice. The lecture, though, was packed.

    I remember Wickliffe. Wickliffe is a quiet suburb of Cleveland where Telshe yeshiva is located. It is where I spent the 1 st 2 years of high school (). That is where I first saw Rav Chaim Dov Keller, who then was about to move to Chicago to open up the Chicago Branch of Telshe with his brother-in-law, Rav Avrohom Chaim Levine, ZTL. (I mention this town because of an incredibly foolish. Full text of "Access to Medical Treatment Act: hearing of the Committee on Labor and Human Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Third Congress, second session, on S. to permit an individual to be treated by a health care practitioner with any method of medical treatment such individual requests, and for other purposes, J ".


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