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