Why US Healthcare Costs More
Business
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Business
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Why US Healthcare Costs More

DrTerrySimpson - April 23, 2014

Why are healthcare costs in the United States twice that of other countries? Healthcare inflation has been going on for decades, and although its rise has slowed…

Big Pharma: Direct to Consumer Marketing Is Unethical
Business
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Business
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Big Pharma: Direct to Consumer Marketing Is Unethical

DrTerrySimpson - March 24, 2014

Fibromyalgia – this drug is advertised for its use, but what works better is simple exerciseYou’ve seen their advertisements: Fibromyalgia – this drug is advertised for its…

Expansion of Primary Care and Relationships Leads to Fewer ER Visits
Business
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Business
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Expansion of Primary Care and Relationships Leads to Fewer ER Visits

DrTerrySimpson - January 6, 2014

The recent article in Science showing increased use of emergency rooms after Medicaid expansion in Oregon, became  a front page article in the New York Times. The…

Selling Insurance Across State Lines
Business
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Business
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Selling Insurance Across State Lines

DrTerrySimpson - December 4, 2013

It's Already Done – Sort of It's Already Done – Sort of Most insurance companies are multi-state, but have “franchises” that are state corporations. These are necessary…

Outrages of the Week in Food and Medicine
Wellness
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Wellness
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Outrages of the Week in Food and Medicine

DrTerrySimpson - September 28, 2013

Ok someone explain the logic behind this to me.  The egg isn’t in a cage, so it is allowed to be free- to roam around and enjoy…

Regulate Supplements
Home Health
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Home Health
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Regulate Supplements

DrTerrySimpson - August 24, 2013

Supplements:Imagine the world before 1906 when you could go into a store and buy any drug without a doctor's direction or prescription. One of the more popular…

Medical Marijuana
Policy & Law
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Policy & Law
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Medical Marijuana

DrTerrySimpson - August 17, 2013

The recent apology by CNN’s Sanjay Gupta as he changed his mind about medical marijuana is good, but hardly groundbreaking among the medical profession. Over 75% of…

Calorie Myths
Home Health
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Home Health
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Calorie Myths

DrTerrySimpson - August 10, 2013

Myth: Calories provide our energy Myth: Calories provide our energyCalories are not what provide the energy to fuel our body’s metabolism. Those are fueled at a cellular…

Obesity Recognized as Disease
News
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News
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Obesity Recognized as Disease

DrTerrySimpson - July 26, 2013

The American Medical Association (AMA) – the largest group of physicians in the nation – has officially recognized obesity as a disease, a move that could encourage…

Obesity and Patients
Public Health
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Public Health
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Obesity and Patients

DrTerrySimpson - July 15, 2013

Obesity and Patients This is probably one of the best videos that I have seen recently about the causes of obesity and how we treat our patients.…