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Pharmacist Ben Fuchs fills in for Dr. Wallach.  Ben asserts that although American women supplement with calcium in higher numbers than other countries.  Nine out of ten women have osteoporosis to some degree.  The reason is because in order for calcium to be used effectively the trace mineral magnesium must also be present in the diet.

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Doug Winfrey and Ben Fuchs discuss a recent news article concerning the FDA's new guidelines for experimental drugs.  Under the new guidelines the FDA hopes to make experimental drugs easily available to more people with serious illnesses.  Also under the new guidelines drug companies, research institutes and other drug developers would be able to charge patients.

Callers

  • Jeff has questions concerning deep vein thrombosis.
  • Sandra asks Ben about chronic fatigue and weight issues.
  • Sharon's daughter is suffering from chronic problems with vocal cord polyps.
  • Peggy has a rash covering her entire body.
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Pharmacist Ben Fuchs fills in for Dr. Wallach.  Ben starts the show discussing the recent outbreaks of e. coli.  Theorizing that one possible reason why this is occuring is the over-use of antibiotics.  This over prescribing is possibly killing off most if not all of the body's "good bacteria".  Thus leaving people vulnerable to infections from foods and other environmental sources.

Pearls of Wisdom

Doug Winfrey and Ben Fuchs discuss a news article regarding several recent studies on cancers.  The eight different studies from Italy and Switzerland indicate that diets rich in garlic and onions may help lower the odds of getting several types of cancer.

Callers

  • Robert has been diagnosed with Crohn's disease.
  • Martie's husband has been diagnosed with M.S. (multiple sclerosis).
  • Jerome's wife has recently been diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis.
  • Ira is suffering the effects of diverticulitis.
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Dr. Wallach mentions the impending holiday season and the possibility of weight gain.  Outlining several of the Youngevity weight loss programs and products.

Pearls of Wisdom

Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss a recent news article from the journal Nature where experts contend the H5N1 bird flu is still an "smoldering threat".

Callers

  • Robin asks Dr. Wallach for a nutritional supplement plan for herself and her husband.
  • Lonnie has a friend who just started taking the Pig Pack but the supplements are upsetting his stomach.
  • Dora is having difficulty sleeping more than two or three hours a night.
  • Wayne asks Dr. Wallach to outline a supplement plan for himself.
  • Michael has been diagnosed with rosacea.
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