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Dead Doctors Don't Lie Program 21 February 2007

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Nurse JoAnn Conaway fills in for Dr. Wallach.   JoAnn starts the show discussing a recent article in "Breakthroughs in Health" magazine.  The article is outlining the recent studies that have been focusing in the positive health aspects of chocolate.

Pearls of Wisdom

Doug Winfrey and JoAnn Conaway discuss a news release from drug maker Merck & Co. regarding their lobbying policies of certain vaccines.  Merck had been actively lobbying to have their vaccine Gardasil for HPV (human papillomavirus) made manditory for all school age girls.  This would include girls as young as 9 years old be made to get the vaccine.  The company stopped the lobby process due to negative media criticism.

Callers

  • Lydia has two questions the first concerns a friend with chronic kidney infections.  Second she has questions regarding a girl withchronic sinusitis.
  • James asks JoAnn's opinion of cholesterol lowering drugs.
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Dead Doctors Don't Lie Program 20 February 2007

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Dr. Wallach discusses new guidelines recently put out by the American Heart Association.  The new guidelines say that most women are at risk of heart disease and stroke and should begin a daily regiment of aspirin.

Pearls of Wisdom

Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss a recent news story regarding omega-3 fatty acids.  The article looks at all of the new products that are being fortified with omega-3 fatty acids.  Pointing out that most don't contain enough to do much good and the ones that do have plant derived instead of fish oil.

Callers

  • Liz has a son that is trying to gain weight.
  • Jane has two questions the first concerns the cause of eye twitches.  Second she asks for a nutritional plan for her two pregnant daughters-in-law.
  • Henry asks Dr. Wallach about congestive heart disease.
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Dead Doctors Don't Lie Program 19 February 2007

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Dr. Wallach starts the show mentioning "Black History" month.  Also discussing the great antioxidant capabilities of "Youngvity's" new "Cocogevity" juice.

Pearls of Wisdom

Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss new research involving brain health.  A news article discusses two new studies that found the flavanols in cocoa actually increase blood flow to the brain.  A Swedish study has found evidence the that the adult human brain does grow new neurons.  Previously this was thought to not be possible although researchers have known for sometime that other mammals possess this cabability.

Callers

  • Grace has been recently diagnosed with Sjogren's syndrome.
  • Matt has psoriasis on his feet.
  • Amber's dog has been diagnosed with hip dysplasia.
  • Rhonda has questions regarding a recent bone density test.
  • Ann has a cat with intestinal cancer.
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Dead Doctors Don't Lie Program 16 February 2007

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Nurse JoAnn Conaway fills in for Dr. Wallach.  JoAnn discusses recent research on the antioxidant qualities of dark chocolate.  Asserting that chocolate has the highest ORAC value of any food.  Even more antioxidant capacity than fruits and vegatables.

Pearls of Wisdom

Doug Winfrey and JoAnn Conaway discuss a study published in the Journal Lancet.  The study looked at fish consumption of nearly 12,000 pregnant British women.  Finding that those who ate at least 2 to 3 servings a week had smarter children with better developmental skills and higher verbal IQ scores.

Callers

  • Maryann has two questions the first concerns lupus.  Second she asks JoAnn about lower back pain.
  • Arlene has questions regarding poor circulation.
  • Mary is a diabetic with poor circulation in her feet.
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Dead Doctors Don't Lie Program 15 February 2007

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Dr. Wallach begins the show discussing brain health.  Outlining several of the Youngevity products that promote good brain health.  Particularly pointing out a recent study that found a correlation between selenium blood levels and memory.

Pearls of Wisdom

Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss a recent Swedish study on heart health and coffee consumption.  The study found that women who drank at least 5 cups of coffee weekly had a 32% reduced relative risk of having a heart attack c ompared to women who consumed 0 to 4 cups weekly.

Callers

  • Letti is having problems with ringing in her ears.
  • Mary has a dog that is losing it's hair.
  • Kathy has two questions the first concerns a dog with liver issues.  Second she asks Dr. Wallach about her sinus and allergy problems.
  • Maria was recently diagnosed with gall stones.  She also asks about her husband's cholesterol levels.
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Dead Doctors Don't Lie Program 14 February 2007

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Nurse JoAnn Conaway fills in for Dr. Wallach.   JoAnn discusses what she calls the "Medicalization of Everyday Life".  Meaning that the medical industry is moving into the everyday life of many people.  In the aspect of people running to the doctor or hospital for every small sniffle or discomfort.

Pearls of Wisdom

Doug Winfrey and JoAnn Conaway discuss a recent study that found drugs ads might actually be negatively affecting people's lives.  The study found that 85% of drug ads emphasized gaining control of some aspect of life.  A separate survey found that most doctors will prescribe drugs that aren't appropriate just because the patient asked for the drug.

Callers

  • Norm has a friend diagnosed with sarcoidosis of the lungs.
  • Becky has three questions the first concerns her sister who has been diagnosed with cerebral vasculitis.  Next she asks about her own problem of cysts in her breasts.  Finally she asks JoAnn for a nutritional plan for her 8 year old son who has severe asthma.
  • Alice recently had a mamogram and now her doctor wants to do a biopsy.
  • Robert's son is over weight and also has epilepsy.
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