Dr. Joel Wallach starts the show discussing cystic fibrosis. Outlining the story of how he discovered the first nonhuman case of cystic fibrosis in monkeys back in the 1970s. When he presented his data he was fired because his employers wanted to continue believing it was a genetic disease. Despite him proving the cause of cystic fibrosis was environmental.
Pearls of Wisdom
Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss a news report concerning a report out from the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention). Since 1999 up to 2011 the number of deaths from prescription painkillers like Oxycontin and Vicodin has quadrupled. In 1999 opioid drug deaths was 4263 by 2011 the number had risen to nearly 17,000. In addition deaths from a combination of opioids and benzodiazepines, like Xanax or Klonopin has almost tripled.
Joe has hypertension and wants to control it without drugs.
Sylvia has kidney disease that has resulted in high blood pressure.
Carmen has extremely dry hair and skin.
Anne is experiencing tremors that have now moved to her tongue.
LeAnn has been diagnosed with colon polyps and hemorrhoids.
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