Pharmacist Ben Fuchs fills in for Dr. Wallach on the show today. Ben begins the show discussing the importance of proper digestion. Explaining the role stress plays in relationship to good digestion.
Pearls of Wisdom
Doug Winfrey and Ben Fuchs discuss a recent news story concerning "good" and "bad" cholesterol. The article cites a recent research study done at The Heart Research Institute in Sydney, Australia. Ben asserts that there is no "good" or "bad" cholesterols. Contending that the body uses both for different things.
- Jenny has a friend who is experiencing vertigo following an accident.
- Maria asks about the dangers of getting off of Fosamax by quitting "cold turkey" with tapering off.
- Bill has questions regarding diabetes control through diet and nutritional supplementation.
- Kelly asks Ben about the relationship between stomach ulcers and stress.