Dr. Joel Wallach begins the show today discussing dementia and Alzheimer's. Citing a study that found participants given vitamins E and C had 78% less Alzheimer's after 10 years than people given a placebo. Contending that in 1993 in his lecture series he stated that Alzheimer's is not genetic but rather a nutritional deficiency.
Pearls of Wisdom
Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss a news article concerning an Alzheimer's study. The study followed nearly 1700 participants for 5 and a half years who did not have a history of cardiovascular disease or stroke. At the end of the study researchers found those deficient in vitamin D were twice as likely to develop dementia compared to those with normal levels. Those with severe deficiency were triple the risk of getting dementia.
Clay has several health challenges including obesity, diverticulitis, COPD, sickle cell anemia, high blood pressure, type 2 diabetes and sleep apnea.
Jane has a follow up call concerning abscesses on her liver.
David is a type 2 diabetic trying to control his blood sugar without drugs.
Darlene's husband is experiencing severe seizures at night.
Karen is obese and has atrial fibrillation.
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