Dr. Wallach starts todays show discussing the outcome of a study on the cholesterol drug combo Vytorin. The study found that Vytorin worked no better in lowering cholesterol than the generic version. Doc also explains that there is no need for any of these types of drugs. Asserting that no study has ever been done to prove a direct link between cholesterol levels and heart disease.
Pearls of Wisdom
Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss a Harvard Medical School study on ER visit wait times. The study found that all types of ER visits are now 36% longer than in 1997. Researchers also discovered that heart attack patients run a 25% risk of waiting 50 minutes or longer to get treatment.
- Angie has three questions concerning detoxifying the body, peripheral neuropathies and Docs opinion on vaccines.
- Rosalee's grandson was recently diagnosed with Perthes' disease.
- Ronnie has questions regarding warts on his cattle.