Nurse Joanne Conaway fills in for Dr. Wallach. Joanne discusses a recent study that found eating several servings of vegatables daily were linked to slower cognitive decline. The same did not hold true for fruits in the same study.
Pearls of Wisdom
Doug Winfrey and Joanne Conaway discuss a couple of recent news articles. The first concerns an FDA warning on decorative contact lenses. Warning consumers that there are reports of people contracting conjunctivitis, corneal ulcers, corneal abrasions and vision impairment and blindness. Next they discuss a news story regarding the healthy compounds found in pumpkins.
- Heidi has questions regarding fibromyalgia.
- Sue has a sister diagnosed with hairy cell leukemia.
- Lisa asks Joanne for a dietary plan to avoid the symptoms of diverticulitis.