Sunday House Call, #473, February 2, 2014: Voodoo pseudomedicine

Sunday House Call, #473,  February 2, 2014

Topics today include: A story about a patient who had paid exorbitant amounts of money for bogus tests ordered by a naturopath that created more problems than they solved, a caller with a similar story of spending over $3,800 for useless investigations, hip replacement surgery complications, the use of Aricept for treating dementia, the difficulty establishing the why some people develop MS, and newer medications used to prevent stroke in people who have atrial fibrillation.