medical research

Food Additive Excitotoxins and Degenerative Brain Disorders

Author: 
Russell L. Blaylock, MD
Article Type: 
Feature Article
Issue: 
November/December 1999
Volume Number: 
4
Issue Number: 
6

There are a growing number of clinicians and basic scientists who are convinced that a group of compounds called excitotoxins play a critical role in the development of several neurological disorders including migraines, seizures, infections, abnormal neural development, certain endocrine disorders, neuropsychiatric disorders, learning disorders in children, AIDS dementia, episodic violence, lyme borreliosis, hepatic encephalopathy, specific types of obesity, and especially the neurodegenerative diseases, such as ALS, Parkinson's disease, Alzheimer's disease, Huntington's disease, and olivo

Gagging medical research

Journal/Website: 
WorldNetDaily.com
Article Type: 
Commentary
Published Date: 
Friday, January 12, 2001
Source: 
http://www.wnd.com/index.php?fa=PAGE.view&pageId=7801

Every doctor knows that a gagging patient is a sick patient. But apparently the American Medical Association believes gagging medical research is just dandy when it serves the AMA agenda at the expense of public health.

Public health, social science, and the scientific method (Part II)

Journal/Website: 
Surgical Neurology
Article Type: 
Article
Published Date: 
Thursday, March 1, 2007
Source: 
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0090301906010792

In Part I, we discussed in general terms some of the shortcomings I encountered in many of the grant proposals submitted during my stint as a grant reviewer for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Center for Injury Prevention and Control (NCIPC) in the years 2002-2004 [6]. There is no reason to believe that these epidemiologic and scientific shortcomings have been addressed and corrected in subsequent years.

Public health, social science, and the scientific method (Part I)

Journal/Website: 
Surgical Neurology
Article Type: 
Article
Published Date: 
Saturday, February 3, 2007
Source: 
http://www.surgicalneurology-online.com/article/S0090-3019%2806%2901080-9/fulltext

During the years 2002-2004, I served in the Injury Research Grant Review Committee (IRGRC, more recently the "Initial Review Group") of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) - more specifically, the National Center for Injury Prevention and Control (NCIPC).



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