Dr. Wallach starts the show today discussing a story about a young boy diagnosed with a cardiomyopathy heart attack. His doctor wanted to put him on a heart transplant list but his grandfather disagreed. Convincing the parents it was worth putting the boy on a nutritional supplement program first. The parents agreed and put him on the Pig Pack from Youngevity and the boy was able to go home without the transplants.
Pearls of Wisdom
Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss a recent news article concerning drug complications among seniors. Every year in the U.S. 38 million elderly people suffer drug complications and of those 180,000 are life threatening. The article outlines several strategies to help determine if a loved one is experiencing "poly-pharmacy" and what can be done.
- Ann has two questions the first concerns a friend diagnosed with bipolar disorder. Second she has questions regarding weight loss and colon clensing.
- Sandra's poodle is suffering from a severe skin rash after a trip to the vet.
- Ann has question concerning a horse with bad joints.
- Angela's mom has several health challenges and is currenlty on 9 different medications and wants to get off of them.