Dr. Wallach starts the show discussing obestiy. Asserting that obesity starts in early childhood for many. Citing a report that commercially produced baby foods have less than 20% of the nutrients they should have to be nutritious. Contending that commercially produced foods for livestock and pets have 100% of the nutrients needed to grow healthy animals.
Pearls of Wisdom
Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss a news article concerning a report out from the Evironmental Working Group. The report contends that children are at risk because they are eating fortified cereals meant for adults. Stating that these children are getting too much vitamin A, zinc and niacin. Doc disagrees contending that the RDAs (recommended daily amounts) were low when the FDA created them in 1968.
Andrea has been diagnosed with a gastrointestinal stromal tumor.
Jan's father has a catheter that has fecal leakage causing infections.
Dave has a friend who has several health challenges including obesity, prediabetes, hypertension and blood clots.
Annie has a friend diagnosed with H. Pylori.
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