Dr. Wallach discusses the growing problem of obesity in the U.S. Citing his book "Hell's Kitchen" as a good resource for learning more about this ever widening problem.
Pearls of Wisdom
Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss a couple of recent news articles. The first concerns a report done by the Harvard School of Public Health that links weight gain to the sugars found in most popular drinks. Researchers believe that just one extra soda a day can add as much as 15 pounds a year. The next article concerns a recent move by Indian officials to ban Coke and Pepsi products from India due to high levels of pesticides in the products.
- Betty's husband has been experiencing pain in his shoulders.
- Linday has a dog with hip dysplasia her vet wants to do surgery and she is looking for alterantives to surgery.
- Debbie (email) has been diagnosed with degenerative disk disease.
- Billy has a diabetic brother with peripheral neuropathies.