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Dead Doctors Don't Lie Program 01 January 2007

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Pharmacist Ben Fuchs fills in for Dr. Wallach. Ben discusses the increase of diabetes in the U.S. double from what it was in the 1970's. Outlining some of the newly developed drugs to treat the disease. Asserting that these drugs aren't necessary because type II diabetes can be controlled through diet and exercise.

Pearls of Wisdom

Doug and Ben continue discussing the diet aspect of controlling diabetes. Ben had previously stated the importance of staying away from grains in the diet of a type II diabetic.

Callers

  • Jesse has questions concerning a proper diet for a MS (multiple sclerosis) patient.
  • Amy has a five week old baby with acid reflux, her doctor wants to prescribe drugs.
  • Meg has two questions the first concerns an adult friend diagnosed with ADD. Second Meg asks about a cyst on her own back.
  • Cheryl is struggling with endometriosis.
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Dead Doctors Don't Lie Program 29 December 2006

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Dr. Wallach mentions that many people have weight loss as a New Year's resolution.  He outlines his theory on why weight gain occurs, contending it is due to nutritonal deficiencies.

Pearls of Wisdom

Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss a recent Harvard School of Public Health study on MS.  The study found a correlation between vitamin D blood levels and the incidence of MS.

Callers

  • Helen has two questions the first concerns hypothyroidism.  Second she asks about vitamin D supplementation.
  • Janie also has two questions the first concerns getting rid of lice on dogs and second she asks about a proper diet for horses.
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Dead Doctors Don't Lie Program 28 December 2006

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Pharmacist Ben Fuchs fills in for Dr. Wallach. Ben discusses the benefits of a diet rich in essential acids. Also outlining several well known essential acid deficiency disease states.

Pearls of Wisdom

Doug and Ben discuss a Dutch study that compared meals from a couple fast food companies and the differences in trans fat contents. Ben outlines the negative effects of diets high in trans fats.

Callers

  • Crystal has two questions the first concerns a friend who has tremors following brain surgery. Next she asks Ben about her own hiatal hernia.
  • Sharon has been diagnosed with hypothyroidism.
  • Janie recently underwent a gastro intestinal scope and has questions concerning the results.
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Dead Doctors Don't Lie Program 27 December 2006

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Dr. Wallach discusses a recent news story concerning prescription heart burn drugs.  A new study has found a link between drugs such as Nexium, Prevacid and Prilosec and an increased risk of hip fractures.  Researchers speculate that with reduced stomach acid people don't absorb as much calcium so their bones are weaker.

Pearls of Wisdom

Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss a news article concerning a recent study on prostate cancer.  A study by the American Cancer Society and the Duke University Prostate Center found that men who lost 11 pounds or more reduced the risk of an aggressive form of prostate cancer by nearly 42%.

Callers

  • Lee has questions concerning high blood pressure and enlarged prostate and hip pain.
  • Rhonda's brother has been diagnosed with chronic inflammatory demylanating polyneuropathy.
  • Bob has questions concern blood pressure guidelines.
  • Gary has a 6 year old child with autism.
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Dead Doctors Don't Lie Program 26 December 2006

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Dr. Wallach mentions New Years Eve is just around the corner and many people make weight loss their resolution.  Doc asserts that people can't lose weight and keep it off if they don't address the root cause of weight gain and obesity.  Contending that nutritional deficiencies are the root cause to the problem.

Pearls of Wisdom

Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss the H5N1avian flu.  Three new cases have cropped up in Egypt with one woman dying.  A Harvard University study has also calculated that world wide as many as 81 million people could die if a strain transmits from human to human.

Callers

  • Kevin has a friend diagnosed with bone cancer.
  • Steve was diagnosed with rheumatoid cancer a year ago and now has reduced liver function from his medication.
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Dead Doctors Don't Lie Program 25 December 2006

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Pharmacist Ben Fuchs fills in for Dr. Wallach. Ben discusses a recent news article tauting fruit as a good alternative for sweet snacks. Ben disagrees asserting that the fruit does have good nutrients and fiber. But that fruit is loaded with sugar.

Pearls of Wisdom

Doug and Ben discuss a news article concerning a done at the Scripps Research Institute. The study was looking into ways to shut down the "hunger hormone" ghrelin. Researchers beiieve that regulation of this hormone could lead to an obesity vaccine.

Callers

  • Peggy's mother-in-law has a chronic cough and elevated white cell count.
  • Pamela has questions regarding greying hair and mineral deficiencies.
  • Roy has been experiencing inflammation in his feet.
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