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Dead Doctors Don't Lie Program 03 November 1006

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Pharmacist Ben Fuchs fills in for Dr. Wallach. Ben starts the show discussing menopause and hot flashes. Outlining several strategies for dealing with the various symptoms of menopause.

Pearls of Wisdom

Doug Winfrey and Ben Fuchs discuss a recent news story concern salt. Ben discusses the importance of salt in the diet as well as the ratio of sodium to potassium.

Callers

  • Mildred has questions concerning constipation.
  • Wendy asks Ben about a young girl who has chronic eczema.

Dead Doctors Don't Lie Program 02 November 2006

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Monologue

Dr. Wallach begins the show discussing the new "Brain Pack" from Youngevity.  A prepacked assortment of products designed to enhance brain function and health.  Doc goes on to discuss a recent research study of the antioxidant resveratrol.  The compound found in red wine was given to fat mice eating a fatty diet.  The mice continued to live a healthy and long life.

Pearls of Wisdom

Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss a recent news story regarding caffeine laden energy drinks.  In the past year more than 500 new energy drinks have hit the market worldwide.  These drinks promise comsumers weight loss, increased indurance and legal high.  The market grew 80% last year to 3.4 billion dollars.  A research survey found that 31% of U.S. teens use these products daily.

Callers

  • Sonny has two questions the first concerns acceptable LDL levels.  Next he asks Dr. Wallach his opinion of stem cell research.
  • Linda has three questions asking Doc about eye floaters first.  Second she has questions concerning sleep apnea.  Finally she has a friend diagnosed with colon cancer.
  • Kelly asks Dr. Wallach about weight loss.

Dead Doctors Don't Lie Program 01 November 2006

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Monologue

Dr. Wallach discusses a recent news article concerning the H5N1 flu.  Scientists have now identified a new strain of the flu.  The new strain is currently spreading across Asia and China.  Experts believe that this newest strain has been caused by a vaccine that was being administered to birds in those areas.

Pearls of Wisdom

Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss a recent news story.  Dr. Raymond Gibbons a professor of Medicine at the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and the President of the American Heart Association is publicly stating that the health care system is broken.  However, he puts the blaim on everyone else except doctors.

Callers

  • Brian's wife recently injured her back and it is only getting worse.
  • Elsie has been diagnosed with a rapid heart beat.
  • Marcia's husband has a heart condition and his doctor has prescribed Plavix and aspirin.

Dead Doctors Don't Lie Program 31 October 2006

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Monologue

Dr. Wallach discusses a recent news story  concerning Kentucky Fried Chicken.  The company has announced that it is reducing and eliminating trans fats from all of their products.  A move that New York City restauranteurs are also considering.  Doc also mentions another story concerning the avian flu.  Experts believe that the avian flu has mutated and is spreading across Asia and China.  They also believe the cause is the vaccine they developed for the flu.

Pearls of Wisdom

Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss a recent study on hand washing in hospitals.  The study found that nurses and aides were much better at washing their hands in instances where the should than doctors.  One study had doctors report on their own hand washing which the doctors estimated at 73% nearly three quarters of the time.  The same doctors were observed and the actually only washed their hands 9% of the time.

Callers

  • Barbara has questions concerning water filtration.
  • Anthony's wife is experiencing neuropathies in her feet.
  • Merle has a dog that has a skin infection.
  • Charles has recently been diagnosed with prostate cancer.
  • Paul has been bedridden for three weeks due to extreme fatigue.

Dead Doctors Don't Lie Progaram 30 October 2006

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Monologue

Nurse Joanne Conaway fills in for Dr. Wallach.  Joanne discusses a recent study that found eating several servings of vegatables daily were linked to slower cognitive decline.  The same did not hold true for fruits in the same study.

Pearls of Wisdom

Doug Winfrey and Joanne Conaway discuss a couple of recent news articles.  The first concerns an FDA warning on decorative contact lenses.  Warning consumers that there are reports of people contracting conjunctivitis, corneal ulcers, corneal abrasions and vision impairment and blindness.  Next they discuss a news story regarding the healthy compounds found in pumpkins.

Callers

  • Heidi has questions regarding fibromyalgia.
  • Sue has a sister diagnosed with hairy cell leukemia.
  • Lisa asks Joanne for a dietary plan to avoid the symptoms of diverticulitis.

Dead Doctors Don't Lie Program 27 October 2006

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Monologue

Pharmacist Ben Fuchs fills in for Dr. Wallach.  Ben starts the show discussing the various forms of acne and the causes.  Asserting that their are 7 different types of acne or causes such as adrenal, liver, kidney, thyroid, male hormone, premenstral and menopause.

Pearls of Wisdom

Doug Winfrey and Ben Fuchs discuss a recent news article.  The article concerns a warning put out by drug manufacturor Wyeth and the FDA.  The warning is to doctors recommending they limit the number of Effexor pill they prescribe to patients.  Warning doctors about possible overdoses as several deaths and injuries have already been reported.

Callers

  • Carolyn has questions regarding Parkinsons disease.
  • Jeanie asks Ben about anitbiotics and digestive problems.
  • Elaine has been diagnosed with hypothyroidism.
  • Marge asks Ben about the lead content in some of the Youngevity products.

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