Dr. Joel Wallach begins the show today discussing home healthcare. Asserting that most medical tests done in a doctors office can be done safely and inexpensively home. This will prevent patients being labelled as "type 2 diabetic" for example. Which could lead to people having higher insurance payments.Pearls of Wisdom
Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss a news article concerning a study of diet sodas. Researchers analyzed ten years worth of data for more than 4300 people. Finding those diet consuming one diet artificially sweetened daily can triple the risk of a ischemic stroke. Compared to non-diet soda drinkers those drinking diet sodas also have an increased risk of dementias and Alzheimer's.Callers
Mindy has high blood pressure and is having difficulty lowering it.
Regina has skin rashes, hypertension and type 2 diabetes.
Daniel's wife is obese and a type 2 diabetic with diminished kidney function.
Jane has two questions the first concerning two cats diagnosed with feline herpes. Second she questions about a child with high blood levels of lead.
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