Common Sense Health and Wellness

The Real Dr. Steven Horvitz
Health and Wellness topics while treading through the bias and bs.
Created 21 Jul 2021
  • Can we believe governmedia statistics??
    10 Oct 2021 • 5 min read • 2 2
    Have you looked at governmedia definitions of vaccinated vs unvaccinated in their reports? I think you should. It is important to know as we keep getting bombarded by the governmedia with statistics t...
    08 Oct 2021 • 3 min read • 8 2
    TRUTH BOMBS 101 Physicians are not taught Nutrition in medical school. Most nutrition advice given in physician offices is boilerplate advice without much time and research devoted to it. If physician...
  • Everyone wants to know if they are immune to COVID
    03 Oct 2021 • 6 min read • 3 9
    COVID and immunity?? Everyone wants to know if they are immune to COVID. How can we tell? The traditional method to test for immunity is to take a blood test and look for COVID antibodies. The two typ...
  • Lab time
    29 Sep 2021 • 3 min read • 4 3
    FYI: Lipid profile is another name for Cholesterol profile. If I had a dime for every time a patient asked with a nervous face, “How is my cholesterol Doc? Is it too high?” I’d be retired on my favori...
  • New treatment
    27 Sep 2021 • 7 min read • 3 4
    I have just discovered a new treatment for high blood pressure. But it will probably help more than just high blood pressure. It will most likely allow you to live normally, without the fear of high b...
  • Moving Forward
    25 Sep 2021 • 3 min read • 3 8
    Have you been reading and following the COVID numbers? I have. It appears that COVID cases in 2021 are higher than 2020 and on an upward trajectory. Cases do not necessarily track with hospitalization...
  • I’m fed up
    23 Sep 2021 • 2 min read • 9 5
    This is one of the most important posts I’ve written so far. So please pay attention. Things in health are not what they seem. Are you tired of the misinformation, disinformation or let me say it, lie...
  • Be prepared
    20 Sep 2021 • 4 min read • 6 2
    I’ve always found that preplanning for contingencies decreases stress and usually improves outcomes, if you think things through properly and have enough correct data. In other words, nothing hidden. ...
  • Hospital Dietary Guidelines
    18 Sep 2021 • 3 min read • 4 5
    If you know me by now, you know I am not a fan of the Standard American Diet. I decided to not blindly follow the US dietary recommendations which I believe are biased and most likely due to big busin...
  • Thought experiment
    15 Sep 2021 • 1 min read • 1 17
    I would like to ask everyone a hypothetical question. I know, I know. Hypothetical questions are tough. Politicians almost always refuse to answer. Let’s be better and not act like politicians. Let's ...
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