Dr. Wallach discusses a recent news article concerning the happiness of women. The article centered around a survey that many women ages 35-54 were not happy for a variety of reasons. However, 70% weren't happy due to concerns related to healthcare or themselves or family members.
Pearls of Wisdom
Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss a recent study from Duke University. The study invoolved data from 21,000 patients between 1986 and 2004 that found black heart disease patients died at a high rate than white patients. The study also found that whites were 12% more likely to get a coronary bypass within 30 days of cardiac catheterization than blacks.
- Richard's wife has been diagnosed with bladder cancer that may have moved to her lungs.
- Linda is having difficulty sleeping due to sleep apnea.
- Sonja has two questions the first concerning P.K.U. babies. Next she has a friend undergoing chemotherapy and the friend's feet are turning black.
- Alice has been diagnosed with a peripheral neuropathy in her feet.