Dr. Wallach starts the show discussing the problem of ADD/ADHD. Contending the disorder is caused by a poor diet with too much sugar and nutritional deficiencies. Also asserting that treating it with drugs is not the proper method of treatment.
Pearls of Wisdom
Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss a recent news story concerning the growing diabetes epidemic in the U.S. A study recently found that 12% of the $645 billion spent on healthcare in 2005 was to treat diabetes. In 2005 $9.88 billion was spent on diabetes drugs that figure is projected to increase by 60-68% by the year 2009.
- Jerry was biten by a Brown Recluse spider and now has a systemic infection.
- Barbara's son has skin cancer that has now moved to his lungs.
- Mike has two questions the first concerns a young girl with eczema. Second he asks about a two week old piglet that has difficulty standing and walking.