Pharmacist Ben Fuchs fills in for Dr. Joel Wallach beginning the show discussing the ketogenic diet. Explaining the ketogenic diet is a high fat diet developed in the 1920s to help treat people with seizure disorder. Stating that fats are good for brain health and how the human bodies uses fats for body functions.Pearls of Wisdom
Doug Winfrey and Ben Fuchs discuss a news article concerning a Danish study concerning heartburn medications. The study found a link between proton pump inhibitors or PPIs and ischemic strokes. Stroke risk overall was 21% greater than people not taking the drugs. Found stroke risk increased 33% for Prilosec and Prevacid, 50% for Nexium and 79% for Protonix patients.Callers
Barbara asks Ben why caffeine isn't to be consumed while taking essential fatty acids.
John is a type 2 diabetic having trouble controlling his blood sugar.
Roger wants to control his cholesterol levels without statin drugs.
Janet has a child with seizure disorder and asks Ben's of CBTs.
Kevin is having trouble keeping his blood pressure under control.
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