On Dr. Chambers On Call tomorrow Saturday March 1st 6-8 AM on KFWB News Talk 980: What happens if your doctor doesn't like you?...truth in food labeling...Three "parents" better than two???...And of course your calls, 888 539 2980.
Blind faith in faith leads to tragedy. Angels have many forms.
Blind faith in science isn't so good either - the over use of C-sections in American births must be stopped.
Teasing let's play doctor; doctor shopping for pain meds; not all poop is equal - some poop is better than other poop.
Tattoo you; Darlene's call - meningioma.
Calls: Darlene -Gamma Knife Radiosurgey; Barbara - peripheral neuropathy; Milan - vegan diet and supplements.
Let's play doctor: What does a 16 year old with newly diagnosed bipolar disorder, a 33 year old with back pain, a 28 year old woman with fatigue, dizziness and a papulovesicular rash have in common? Listen and find out. Also the difference between celiac disease and the fad celiac sensitivity.
Tattoo you wrap up. Final calls of the day - Amal, shoulder surgery and John's daughter's story and how she was conned into a gluten free diet.
On Dr. Chambers On Call tomorrow Saturday Feb 22nd 6-8 AM on KFWB News Talk 980: Blind faith breaks bad...Tattoo you...Let's Play Doctor...And of course your calls, 888 539 2980.
Let's play doctor! Medical clues for DCOC riddle of the week:
Diagnosis is based on:
- Evidence of poor food absorption.
- Blood test plus biopsy AND response to treatment.
- Blood test and no biopsy If characteristic rash present.
For the full skinny, including the diagnosis and explanation of all clues, tune in to Dr. Chambers On Call after the 7:30 AM news Saturday Feb 22nd on KFWB News Talk 980.
What’s remarkable about life in 21st century America is how some embrace science to the extreme and others are utterly dismissive. Take Jamie Coots, star of National Geographic's Snake Salvation, after being bitten by a venomous snake he'd rather die than accept the miracle of modern medicine. I think he could have had his cake and eaten it but he didn't. He died. If you want to have your cake and eat it too I'll explain how on Dr. Chambers On Call on KFWB News talk 980 Saturday Feb 22nd 6-8 AM.
DCOC riddle of the week: What does a 16 year old with newly diagnosed bipolar disorder, a 33 year old with back pain, a 28 year old woman with fatigue, dizziness and a papulovesicular rash have in common? The rash is pictured above. The answer this Saturday on DCOC on KFWB News Talk 980 just after the news at 7:30. In the mean time take your best guess and email me at firstname.lastname@example.org
In this fast paced, two-hour show, Dr. Chambers, M.D. brings 20 years of acute care medical experience to answer listener’ s general medical questions. He also delivers the latest medical news and the inside scoop on surviving our complex medical world.
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