Pharmacist Ben Fuchs fills for Dr. Wallach today. Beginning the show discussing thyroid hormones explaining what the are and how the work in the body. Outlining many of the health challenges that can occur when the thyroid is not functioning properly. Contending that with a proper diet and nutrional supplementation these health challenges can be avoided.
Pearls of Wisdom
Doug Winfrey and Ben Fuchs discuss a news article regarding a new study of vitamin D deficiency. The study from the University of California San Diego is a meta analysis of 32 previous studies. The studies included 566,583 participants from 14 countries an average age of 55. The study found those with the lowest blood levels of vitamin D were twice as likely to have a premature death. Researchers say that two thirds of the U.S. population has lower blood levels.
Sandy has several health challenges including renal failure, hypertension, type 2 diabetes and osteoporosis.
Allison has a friend who has recovered from cancer three times and has been recently diagnosed with a mass in her lungs.
Evelyn has several health challenges including obesity, high blood pressure, congestive heart disease, type 2 diabetes, noduls on her kidneys and edema.
Gottfried has questions concerning scar tissue on his eyes.
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