Anthony Fauci: A product of his training

I have deep respect for Dr. Anthony Fauci.  Whenever he speaks, I listen, hanging on to every word.  But he is a product of his own training and a disciple of the protocols and methods of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).  He has said repeatedly that the claimed success of certain drugs, hydroxychloroquine or Remdesivir, is merely "anecdotal."  He subscribes to the FDA's mandate that before a drug can be generally prescribed, it must pass three sets of clinical trials to prove that it's safe and effective.  This screening process generally takes at least one year, often longer.  These trials require randomized, double-blind (neither doctor nor patient knows what the drug is) placebo tests.  I've always felt sorry for the guinea pigs who get the placebo.  It seems cruel and inhumane. But vulnerable people infected with the coronavirus don't have one year.  They...(Read Full Post)
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