Pharmacist Ben Fuchs fills in for Dr. Wallach. Ben mentions the recent passing of political analyst Tim Russert. Referencing the importance of the complex of B vitamins for good heart health. Outlining several ways that the B vitamins aid in avoiding sudden cardiac arrest death.
Pearls of Wisdom
Doug Winfrey and Ben Fuchs discuss a CNN article that outlines the importance of patients being empowered. The story outlines several individuals who had negative experiences in dealing with the medical industry. Many of these people going on to start web sites and patient advocacy groups aimed at patient safety. All the underscoring Dr. Wallachs theory of people educating themselves and becoming their "own" advocate for their health.
- Lorainne asks Ben for ways to remove heavy metals from the body.
- Mary has questions regarding the health aspects of beer.
- Carl comments on the importance of vitamin D.
- Ray has questions concerning oregano oil.