Cases & Reopening, WHO & Asymptomatic Spread, Antibody Testing & Remdesivir

SUMMARY: June 11, 2020 The WHO Misstatement On Asymptomatic Spreaders; Case Trends – Worldwide and Local; The Utility (lack there of) of Antibody Testing; Remdesivir, The Antiviral Treatment. I’m Dr Larry Burchett, MD and this is your 5-minute Corona Weekly Update.  This week, I’m joined by Dr Katrin Sadigh MD and Dr Kathleen Montgomery MD as we give you the …

Why Obesity Increases Risk; ICUs Saves Lives; Case Increase From Testing?

SUMMARY: June 25, 2020 Why Obesity Increases Risk? How ICUs Save Lives? Are Increased Cases Just From Testing Alone? CASE NUMBERS LARRY BURCHETT Globally, we saw a million new cases, for a total of 9.6 million cases worldwide–that’s 2 million in 2 weeks, or about 20% of all COVID19 cases during the pandemic. It included 33,000 new COVID19 deaths, for …

Blood Type O Protective, Dexamethasone May Save Lives & US Cases Trending Up

SUMMARY: June 18, 2020 Blood Type O Protective – Blood Type May Have an Effect on COVID19 Susceptibility; Dexamethasone May Save Lives – Preliminary Studies US Cases Trending Up: Texas, Arizona, California, Alabama & South Carolina CASE NUMBERS LARRY BURCHETT At home, we added 158K cases, bringing our total to 2.1 million. While national numbers remain flat, the virus is …

Protesting, Racial Disparities, Global Trends, Hydroxychloroquin & Convalescent Plasma

SUMMARY: JUNE 4TH, 2020 CURRENT CASE NUMBERS COVID DISPARITIES IN RACE AND SOCIOECONOMICS THE EFFECTS OF PROTESTING ON COVID HOW TO PROTEST SAFELY HOW GENETICS BLOOD TYPE PREDICT COVID SEVERITY JAMA STUDY: CONVALESCENT PLASMA MIGHT BE A GOOD TREATMENT GLOBAL TRENDS, WHERE COVID IS ON THE RISE CAN HYDROXYCHLOROQUIN PREVENT COVID, THE NEJM STUDY I’m Dr Larry Burchett, MD, and …

NYC COVID Tour of Duty: From LAX to NYC

NYC Covid Tour of Duty

New York to me isn’t a stage, not a spectacle for all to see and be seen, but it is absolute an arena.  A chance to be a part of something truly greater.  Service is the word.  Dr. Larry Burchett – NYC Covid Tour of Duty, April 24th, 2020 Day 0. I write you from seat 31A on United Flight …

Successful, Numb And Unhappy, How Dr KellyAnn Petrucci Reset Her Life

Successful, Numb And Unhappy, How Dr KellyAnn Petrucci Reset Her Life I was honored for Dr KellyAnn Petrucci ND to join us (you and me) on the show this week.  She’s a big deal. On Dr Oz all the time, PBS, she’s written 9 NY Times Best Sellers, founded the bone broth movement–very successful as a doctor (Naturopath) who has …

Top 6 ER Holiday Visits, and How to Prevent Them

Top 6 ER Holiday Visits, and How to Prevent Them Ho, ho, ho.  I’m working Christmas eve and Christmas day this year (shout out to all the holiday workers out there, thank you for your service, my brothers and sisters), and predictably, I will see the 6 things I’m going to tell you about–so read up, and with a little …

Do The Work

Written by Dr. Larry Just a simple truth I’ve been reflecting on a lot recently, and also on this Sunday. Coming to appreciate this more and more. So simple. So true. In order to get just about anything we want in life requires we put in the time and energy to make it happen. Want a better body? Do the …

An ER Doctor Reveals how Patients Suffered during PG&E’s Planned Power Outage

Written by Dr. Larry On Tuesday, October 8, PG&E, the electrical provider for the San Francisco Bay Area, announced a wide spread power outage, affecting hundreds of thousands of people. I was the doctor in an ER that did not have power during that outage. While I understand the intent to prevent fires especially given the 2017 fires in Santa …

Coaching Men to Their Optimal Health with Dr. Myles Spar MD

Coaching Men to Their Optimal Health with Dr. Myles Spar, MD Watch this episode on Apple Podcasts (Opens New Window): There aren’t a lot of people focusing on men’s health beyond general fitness. The number of messages out in the wild can be very confusing for the average guy. [3:15] Doctors are trained to focus specifically on one chief complaint …