Dr. Wallach starts todays show discussing ways to live to be 100 years old. Citing the cancer death of multi-billionare Jerry Zucker at the age of 57. Doc asserts that even with enough money to afford the finest medical care the billionare died around the same are as most medical doctors.
Pearls of Wisdom
Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss a news article about donated organs that are tainted. The article begins with the story of a woman who had to make the decision to take a liver that may expose her to HIV/AIDS or continue waiting for a liver. The story also outlines several cases of other diseases being passed on through donated organs from donors who had died of cancer. Several of those receiving cancer patient organs later developed cancer and died.
- Laurie suffered severe third degree burns 30 years ago and is still dealing with pain from scare tissue.
- Rob has questions concerning his autistic 11 year old son.
- John was recently diagnosed with rectal cancer.