Dr. Wallach discusses weight loss and outlines the various programs provided by Youngevity. Citing the "Slender FX", "Nature's Whey", "Nature's Whey" nutrition bars and the "Ferret Fat Pack" as good products to help promote weight loss. Asserting that weight gain is actually caused because of nutrtional deficiencies.
Pearls of Wisdom
Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss a recent news article concerning the injectable drug "Gestiva". Adeza Biomedical Corp. is currently petitioning the FDA to approve the drug to prevent premature babies. The drug was originally approved in 1956 a therapy to prevent miscarriages. But the FDA withdrew it's approval in 2000 because the manufacturer stopped selling the drug. Currently the FDA is saying that one single clinical trial was not "statistically persuasive" as well as concerns the drug may increase the miscarriage and stillborn rates.
- Melissa is calling back to let Dr. Wallach that she is now 6 months pregnant. She had previously called to get nutritional advice prior to trying to get pregnant.
- Bernie has questions concerning eye floaters.
- Dora is experiencing pain in her side following meals.
- Carol has a 16 year old dog diagnosed with a heart murmur.