Dr. Wallach starts the show today discussing news stories about people that do stupid things that needlessly put their lives at risk. Then asserts that people that go to medical doctors for chronic health conditions are also putting their lives at risk. Outlining several of the statistics regarding medical mistakes that injure, kill or infect patients every year. Contending that medical doctors are now the leading cause of death in the U.S.
Pearls of Wisdom
Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss a news article about food additives. The FDA has a list of ingredients called "Everything Added to Food in the U.S (EAFUS). The article outlines several of these that are known to cause health risks but still allowed into foods often without any warning on the label. Doug outlines these and why they should be avoided (olestra-diarrhea, carmel coloring-cancer, saccharin-tumors, potasium bromate-tumors, butylated hydroxyanisole-cancer, butylated hydroxy-cancer, partially hydrogenated vegatable oil-transfats, azodicarbonamide-asthma).
- Ken's 80 year old mother has several health challenges including type 2 diabetes, obesity, congestive heart disease, osteoporosis, atrial fibrulation, internal bleeding and intestinal infection.
- Fred is a fitness trainer and vegan who is experiencing recurrent joint injuries.
- Karen has fibromyalgia.
- Hilda was recently diagnosed with osteoarthritis.
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