Bernard Lown, MD on the Over-Medicalization of Patients February 2014

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Wanted to share this amazing BMJ (formerly the British Medical Journal) interview with renowned cardiologist and peace activist Bernard Lown, MD . In 14 minutes, the 91-year old says everything there is to say about doctoring and medical care. He talks with the interviewer, Elizabeth Loder, about how he thinks the over-medicalization of patients in the USA has happened and why the problem is not a new one.