Pharmacist Ben Fuchs fills in for Dr. Wallach. Ben starts the show today correcting statements he made regarding vitamin D3 in a show earlier this week. He had mistakenly said vitamin D3 is the synthetic type when in fact the reverse is true. Ben also continues by outlining the importance of the fatty vitamins for good health.
Pearls of Wisdom
Doug Winfrey and Ben Fuchs discuss a news article concerning a possible link between popular skin moisturizers and skin cancer. The artilce was in regards to research done at Rutgers University where mice were treated with skin moisturizers and exposed to ultraviolet radiation to simulate sun exposure. The treated mice had more and larger tumors after exposure to the radiation.
- Mary has questions concering bipolar disorder and ways to deal with the disease nutritionally.
- Winfred asks Ben about natural ways to treat arthritis.