Dr. Wallach starts the show discussing weight loss citing the statistics of over-weight and obese adutls in the U.S. He outlines several of the weight loss products available throught the Youngevity family of companies. Also asserting that people can turn helping people lose weight into an additional income stream.
Pearls of Wisdom
Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss a news story concerning a study on pre-term babies. These babies are at risk for a number of serious health challenges including cerebral palsy. Affecting movement, motor skills and muscle coordination. The study found a link between magnesium sulfate infusions (during labor) and a reduced rate of CP (cerebral palsy). Doc disagrees contending that CP is a congenital birth defect that happens within the first month or two of gestation.
- Paul asks Dr. Wallach his opinion on the huge increase of autism cased in the U.S. in the past 20 years.
- Barbara's husband has been diagnosed with 60% kidney function.
- Millie's husband has an irregular heart beat and his doctor wants to perform surgery.
- Marianna has a friend experiencing severe leg cramps.