Dr. Wallach starts the show discussing the story of the VA scandel where veterans waited for months and years to get appointments. Doc makes an offer to Afganastan and Iraq vets to pay their $10 sign up fee if they are willing to join Youngevity. He also outlines several screening tests that can be done cheaply at home rather than the VA or clinic.
Pearls of Wisdom
Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss a news article regarding a letter published in the Jourmal of the American Medical Association. The letter states that antibiotics are still being over prescribed despite over 15 years of new guidelines and education about prescribing practices. In fact research shows that doctors prescribe antibiotics for acute bronchitis approximately 70% of the time even though they don't work for this condition.
Anthony has a friend whose 14 year old daughter is experiencing severe abdominal pain.
Peter has been diagnosed with morgellons disease.
Shirlette has been diagnosed with hyperthyroidism.
Robert's father has several health challenges including type 2 diabetes, kidney failure, high blood pressure and sleep apnea.
Jennifer's father-in-law has been diagnosed with chronic demyelinating polyneuropathy.
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