Archives By Month: October 2017

Talk Radio Dialogues Connect with almost Everyone

Posted on October 25, 2017 7:03 am By Del Meyer in The Worldwide Public Forum

In Depth Discussions with public, civic, national and international leaders, cultural, educational, political and religious commentary to broaden your perspective of our country and the world in which we live. ­__________ Heard on Salem National Radio (The ANSWER) sites include::,,,,,,,, Michael Medved,

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Life of Luther – 1483 – 1546

Posted on October 25, 2017 6:49 am By Del Meyer in In Memoriam

The 500th Anniversary of the Reformation October 31, 1517 to October 31, 2017 Martin Luther was born in Eisleben Germany in 1483, nine years before the discovery of America. His father Hans Luther was a rather prosperous miner and his mother, Margaretta, was a strict disciplinarian. Because his son was so brilliant, Hans enrolled Martin […]

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Talking at Luther’s Table

Posted on October 25, 2017 6:16 am By Del Meyer in Words Of Wisdom

“In Luther’s household the day began at sunrise, and the principal meal of the day was eaten about ten o’clock in the morning. About five o’clock in the afternoon supper was served, and this meal was often shared by exiled clergymen, escaped nuns, government officials, visitors from abroad, and colleagues of Luther in the university […]

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The Hippocratic Oath: Never give a poison or cause an abortion

Posted on October 25, 2017 6:14 am By Del Meyer in Hippocrates & His Kin

The following original paragraph has been deleted from the original as being politically incorrect. I will use treatment to help the sick according to my ability and judgment, but never with a view to injury and wrong-doing. Neither will I administer a poison to anybody when asked to do so, nor will I suggest such […]

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Dietrich Bonhoeffer: German theologian and resister

Posted on October 25, 2017 6:09 am By Del Meyer in The Bookshelf

Cheap grace is preaching forgiveness without requiring repentance, baptism without church discipline, Communion without confession. … Cheap grace is grace without discipleship, grace without the cross, grace without Jesus Christ, living and incarnate.” “The time is fulfilled for the German people of Hitler. It is because of Hitler that Christ, God the helper and redeemer, […]

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Sonoma Medicine Editorial: SINGLE-PAYER HEALTH CARE

Posted on October 25, 2017 6:05 am By Del Meyer in Voices of Medicine

SINGLE-PAYER HEALTH CARE Editorial: The Great Single-Payer Debate Feature articles:  Envisioning single payer; California single-payer pros and cons; SB 562: CMA opposes unless amended; H-PEACE: health care activism. Departments: Letter from the executive director; interview, SCMA president Peter Sybert, MD; open clinical trials in Sonoma County; clinical fasting; mystery case: nocturnal leg cramps; Book review: […]

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Closed for the Holiday

Posted on October 25, 2017 6:00 am By Del Meyer in Overheard in the Medical Staff Lounge

Dr. Rosen:       Internal Medicine subspecialist Dr. Edwards:    Internal Medicine subspecialist Dr. Milton:       Internal Medicine subspecialist

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Single Payor: Healthcare for all is a myth

Posted on October 25, 2017 5:56 am By Del Meyer in Medical Myths

Will Not Save money Gives coverage of care to everyone. Reduces access to care by waiting. Therefore, makes care less available to everyone except those that are connected. Feedback . . . Subscribe MedicalTuesday . . . Subscribe HealthPlanUSA . . . Medical Myths originate when someone else pays the medical bills. Myths disappear when […]

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Socialized Medicine: Restrictive Healthcare

Posted on October 25, 2017 5:52 am By Del Meyer in Medical Gluttony

The National Health Service (NHS) has restricted elective surgery such as obesity surgery to patients that have lost a certain amount of weight on their own prior to being approved for the operation. It has further restricted treatment for other diseases until cigarette smokers have ceased smoking for 8 months.

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Lutheran socialism” finds secular expression in the welfare states

Posted on October 25, 2017 5:47 am By Del Meyer in Medicare Review

“Lutheran socialism” finds secular expression in the welfare states of Scandinavia and Germany. The attempt to arrive at a balanced and objective understanding of the relationship between the German Protestant church, which is predominantly Lutheran, and the rise of National Socialism is an almost impossible task today. For what we now hear about the Protestant […]

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