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RISK REDUCTIONS IN CLINICAL TRIALS

  ~by Dr. Neville Wilson.     WHAT DO WE MEAN BY REDUCING THE RISK OF A DISEASE ?   In the provision of Healthcare, RISK refers to the probability of a bad outcome for a person who has a disease, where the “bad outcome” might be a non-fatal heart attack …

Anatomy of the Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands

HYPOTHYROIDISM – DETECTION, DIAGNOSIS & TREATMENT

Dr. Neville Wilson 15 January 2015   Multitudes of people wake up every day experiencing a wide range of chronic and debilitating systems without the realization that their unrelenting complaints may be the direct cause of an undetected and untreated underactive thyroid gland. The thyroid gland is a small “shield …

Nurse giving vaccine injection

THE HPV VACCINE ( GARDASIL) – SAFETY CONCERNS

THE HPV VACCINE ( GARDASIL) – SAFETY CONCERNS ~ Dr. Neville Wilson. December 2015   The Human Papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine was introduced with the declared aim of reducing the incidence of cervical cancer. The earlier vaccine, Gardasil, was fast tracked to licensing in 2006, for use by females under the …

Intact Frenulum

TONGUE-TIE –AN IMPEDIMENT TO BREAST FEEDNG

~ by Dr. Neville Wilson Ankyloglossia, or tongue-tie, is a congenital oral cavity anomaly, affecting between 4% to 10 % of infants, and is characterized by an abnormally short, thick or tight, sublingual frenulum, often causing restricted latching to the maternal breast, with adverse feeding outcomes for both infant and …

Obese Belly

Are the Irish Getting Fatter?

~ by Dr. Neville Wilson  (10 May 2015)   Results from the UK Health Forum Study presented to the 22nd European Congress on Obesity in Prague, (6-9 May 2015) should be a cause for alarm amongst all Irish citizens, and also for all professional bodies who assume responsibility for public …

Child being Vaccinated

Vaccines and Measles Outbreaks

  – by Dr. Neville Wilson.   (February 2015)  ( An abridged version of this article was printed in the Irish Medical Times on  13.03.15 )   In the IMT edition of 20/02/15, in characteristic combatant style, a certain Irish Medical doctor and regular columnist for the Irish Medical Times (IMT), reprimands …

Osteoclasts on DrNevilleWilson pic from cdaarthritis

VITAMIN K2 AND OSTEOPOROSIS

VITAMIN K2 AND OSTEOPOROSIS A Non- Pharmacological Approach to the Management of Osteoporosis by Dr. Neville Wilson November, 2014. Osteoporosis is a serious and potentially debilitating condition, in which human bone fragility can give rise to unsuspecting fractures in vulnerable elderly males and females, with increased risk for morbidity and …

Magnesium Strong Bones

MAGNESIUM & OSTEOPOROSIS: An Intergrative Approach to Osteoporosis

MAGNESIUM  & OSTEOPOROSIS A Non- Pharmacological Approach to the Management of Osteoporosis by Dr. Neville Wilson. November 2014 World Osteoporosis Day is observed every year on 20th October. The expanding incidence of osteoporosis, and its potential for serious consequences, warrants a sustained public awareness campaign that should not be limited …

Himalayan Salt

SALT INTAKE – HARMFUL OR HEALTHY ?

Dr. Neville Wilson, 20 August, 2014. Public health messages, throughout the Western world, are vocal about the dangers of excess salt in the diet, warning of increased risks for high blood pressure, cardiovascular disease, heart failure and premature death. The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) declares that salt is …

Fluoride-in-tap-water

VOTING FOR FLUORIDATION – What happened to Ethics ?

This letter was published in the Irish Medical Times.                  by  Dr. Neville Wilson.   The recent rejection by the IMO AGM, of a motion, calling on the Department of Health to reverse it’s current policy of public water fluoridation, raises a critical …