Pharmacist Ben Fuchs fills in for Dr. Wallach. Ben starts the show discussing a recent news article where the AMA says that vitamins aren't good for you and could possibly kill you. Ben disagrees and points out various reason why the human body needs vitamin supplementation.
Pearls of Wisdom
Doug Winfrey and Ben Fuchs discuss a news story regarding a recent research study. The study was a meta-analysis of 20 previous studies and concluded that chondroitin supplements do little in any good for joint pain.
- Brandon's wife has been diagnosed with polycystic ovarian syndrome.
- Lydia has two questions the first concerns her young niece who suffered a head injury and her mother is worried about scarring. Second she has questions concerning beta blocker drugs.
- Paula has questions concerning the Youngevity vitamin supplements and any possible preservatives that may be in the products.