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Asthma Treatment

Asthma Treatment

| October 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

Occupational asthma can be caused by chemical or particulate inhalation. However, most asthma is due to the immune system response to Candida overgrowth in the lungs (Imagine diaper rash in the lungs. Don’t imagine a vaginal yeast infection in the lungs😜). One of the cytokines produced by the immune cells is “leukotriene”. This cytokine causes […]

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Q & A – Protecting Against Newborn Infections

Q & A – Protecting Against Newborn Infections

| September 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

Q: Hey Dr. Mitchell, We’ve met a few times many years ago. I’m curious as a medical student now and as a father how best to protect my newborn daughter from a number of conditions I’ve personally seen in the hospital that have significant sequelae and mortality. What’s the best way to protect against pneumococcal […]

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Why Antibiotics Don’t Work for Chronic Ear Infections

Why Antibiotics Don’t Work for Chronic Ear Infections

| August 2, 2017 | 0 Comments

Why don’t antibiotics work for these kids with chronic ear infections? “Unfortunately, all available medical treatments for otitis media with effusion such as antibiotics, antihistamines, decongestants and intranasal steroids are ineffective and have unwanted effects, and therefore cannot be recommended,” said co-author Dr. Ian Williamson from Primary Care and Population Sciences at the University of […]

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The Intelligent Design of Stomach Acid in Fighting Viruses

The Intelligent Design of Stomach Acid in Fighting Viruses

| July 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

Most people never know they have viruses like Zika, polio, flu viruses, West Nile, or the universally fatal JC virus that is currently present in your brain (Don’t worry about it unless you’re taking Enbrel, Remicade or some other drug to treat an autoimmune condition). This is because we have several Intelligent Design mechanisms that […]

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The Vaccine Argument

The Vaccine Argument

| June 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

I graduated in the top third of my medical school class at Texas Tech University School of Medicine. That means that around 30 people were smarter, at least on paper (Like Tony Romo…haha). There are 149 medical schools in the U.S. Do the math, and it says that I’m a long way from being the […]

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Informed Consent

Informed Consent

| May 29, 2017 | 0 Comments

In ethical medicine, there is what is called “informed consent”. The used car salesman or realtor is obligated to tell you any faults that may negatively affect your buying decisions. We have a country of functional illiteracy because not reading gives you the same intelligence level of someone who can’t read. As a parent, to […]

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Intelligent Design Medicine & The Anti-Vaccine Movement

Intelligent Design Medicine & The Anti-Vaccine Movement

| May 29, 2017 | 0 Comments

Nico LaHood is the district attorney in San Antonio. I came across a Facebook post he had authored about his son and autism and saw his interview by the Vaxxed team. We’re cut from the same cloth. We were both asked to speak at The Truth about Cancer Conference last Summer. We met and have […]

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Measles & Viral Infections

Measles & Viral Infections

| May 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

There’s lots of fretting over measles, a mild viral infection that kept the Brady Bunch kids home from school. There was no hysteria about measles when I was growing up. You got a rash, a mild fever, got over it, then went back to school. You also have to figure that the measles and other […]

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Speaking With Families About Their Children’s Weight

Speaking With Families About Their Children’s Weight

| July 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

The current generation of children are predicted to die before their parents according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention. This is due to,for the most part,how we feed our children at home,at schools,at church,and at social functions. Our environment promotes obesity and disease. This is not a problem that will be solved by […]

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