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Monologue

Dr. Wallach starts the show discussing bone on bone arthritis. Citiing a double blind study that found the majority of knee replacement surgeries are unwarranted. Doc contends that bone on bone arthritis is a nutritional deficiency.

Pearl of Wisdom

Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss a report from the CDC and University of North Carolina that claims an estimated 45% of Americans will develope osteoartritis of the knee. In addition between 2000 and 2006 knee replacement surgeries increased by 65% and hip replacements increased by 21%.

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  • Irma is experiencing hair loss.
  • Janie calls Dr. Wallach concerning digestive issues.
  • Elsie has been diagnosed with hepatitis C.
  • Ben recently tore his meniscus.

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