Tag Archives: Stephen L. DeFelice

More on the Demasculinization Syndrome, DMS, and Fearless Mothers

“Make sure you know what size animal you are before you enter the jungle.” –Rudyard Kipling It was a sunny morning when I settled down for breakfast on my enclosed porch with my coffee and daily broccoli rape dish (at room temperature) reading through a stack of publications when I came upon two articles, published […]

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Brooks, Noonan, Kissinger, Judge Alito, the Colorado Massacre and Our Young Boys and Men

                   The Demasculinzation Syndrome (DMS) and Fearless Mothers  The broad based intellectual, David Brooks, was hired by the New York Times as the conservative balance to its liberal op-ed columnists and editors. Well, it hasn’t quite turned out that way. It appears that he has a soft spot […]

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Dostoevsky, Jefferson and Franklin versus Regulatory Swarm

Dostoevsky, Jefferson and Franklin versus Regulatory Swarm — Somebody Out There: Write a Book- Quickly! When I was 19 years old I decided I wanted to become an existentialist psychiatrist- whatever that is or was. At that time, existentialism was taking academe and its students by storm, and I read heavily on the subject. I […]

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Objective Clinical Studies Should Compare Marijuana Against Alcohol

This letter was originally published in the WestField Leader on Thursday, January 30, 2014. To Governor Christie: Persian and Medical Approaches to Marijuana Legalization, What’s behind this steamrolling momentum to dramatically increase the availability of marijuana? In large part, it’s because we have entered the era of post-modernism which is, when exposed, simply a form […]

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Westfield Doctor Asks, Should You Take Multivitamins?

This article was originally published in the Westfield Leader.  Recently, two clinical studies published in the Annals of Internal Medicine made big time headlines. They reported that multivitamins had no beneficial effect on cognitive function and cardiovascular disease. Previously, in the same journal, there was a review article of 26 clinical studies on the effects of vitamins and minerals in various conditions the results of […]

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The Cardiovascular Promise of Vitamin E is Still Alive: Here’s Why and Here’s What to Do.

In the early 80’s, animal studies supported the idea that vitamin E can prevent heart attacks and stroke. In rodents and piglets this vitamin caused a dramatic reduction of arterial plaque size. In the early 90’s large clinical studies reported that vitamin E did indeed cause a reduction in cardiovascular events. It was believed that […]

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Magnesium and Diabetic Patients: Should You take it?

Over 25 years ago I became somewhat curious about magnesium as companion to carnitine for the treatment of coronary heart disease. As chance would have it, a company approached me with a patented magnesium formulation and asked me to find a company which would develop it- not an easy task in those days, let alone […]

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Why children need Doctornauts

Dear Parents of Children with Diseases and Disabilities: Pay Attention for They Desperately  Need Doctornauts. It’s Time to Get Angry- and Active! This video from last year features my granddaughter and I speaking about how the Doctornaut Act can help children. In previous posts I emphasized how physicians or doctornauts who volunteer for clinical studies […]

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Dr. Stephen L. DeFelice Awarded with Marconi Science Award

      UNICO National, the largest Italian American Service Organization in America honored Dr. Stephen L. DeFelice with the annual Marconi Science Award last week, sending out this press release and honoring Dr. DeFelice to at their annual conference.      UNICO National Honors Dr. Stephen L. DeFelice of Westfield, NJ with Marconi Science […]

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