Healthcare in the US: It Is Time To Vent

September 7th, 2014|Categories: Wellness|Tags: , |

I spoke with a 74 year old man last week who had classic symptoms of multi-infarct dementia, a condition previously referred to as senility. He was on a drug called Losarten for a mild elevation in his blood pressure. He had visited his MD shortly before I spoke to him who added Lipitor to his regimen, because of a cholesterol level above 200. The treatment he is receiving from his doctor is certainly within the standard of care guidelines mandated by state medical boards, and represents the kind of care a patient should expect from most doctors. However, I would look at [...]