Nurse Joanne Conaway fills in for Dr. Wallach. Joanne starts the show discussing a recent 4-part news show that delved into the food industry's duping of the American public. This deception in the form of "farm subsidies" paying farmers not to plant certain crops. While encouraging farmers to grow lots and lots of corn which has virtually no nutritional value except to fatten livestock and people.
Pearls of Wisdom
Doug Winfrey and Joanne Conaway discuss a recent research study on breast cancer reductions. The study focused on the decline of breast cancer diagnosis since women stopped using HRT (hormone replacement therapy). Some experts had previously pointed to a reduction of mammograms as the reason. However, this recent study clearly shows that is not the case but rather the reduction of HRT as the cause for the decline.
- Katherine has been diagnosed with breast cancer.
- Robert has questions regarding an enlarged prostate.
- Mike has been diagnosed with periodontal disease and want to avoid having his teeth scraped and some pulled.