Nurse JoAnn Conaway fills in for Dr. Wallach. JoAnn starts the show discussing a recent study regarding dietary fats and fertility. The study found that women on consuming a lot of low fat products had problems with ovulation. While those consuming a higher fat diet had a lower risk of poor ovulation.
Pearls of Wisdom
Doug Winfrey and JoAnn Conaway discuss a news story concerning the safety of over-the-counter cold and cough medicines for young children. A recent CDC report outlined over 1500 children under the age of 2 that experienced serious health problems after taking common cold medicines. In fact three children actually died prompting the FDA to consider reviewing dosages for children under the age of six.
- Carolyn is suffering from chronic yeast infections.
- Bernie has questions concerning African-americans with skin pigmentation issues.
- Judy's mother recently went to have her ears cleaned and the doctor punctured her ear drum.
- Ann has a friend that suffers chronic migraines.