Dr. Wallach starts the show discussing arthritis and low back pain. Doc asserts that when medical doctors treat patients with these problems they only treat the symptoms. Giving drugs for pain management and surgeries to replace joints, remove cartilage and fusing vertabrae. But never acutally getting to the root cause of the pain.
Pearls of Wisdom
Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss a news article on pain management. The story outlines a specific patient who has surgery on his hip and two years later was still suffering from excruciating pain. His doctors were quick to prescirbe narcotics that he would be on for long term. The patient sought help elsewhere and some alternative solutions were devised. One of the solutions was actually to recommend nutritional supplements.
- Laura's sixteen year old daughter has several health challenges including painful menstration, hand tremors and sleep apnea.
- Beverly is a health practioner who is seeing many patients that have the same problems which include, hyperthyroidism and Celiac disease related symptoms.
- David asks Dr. Wallach if a friend had his thryroid removed will the always have to take medication.
- Chad's new born son has been diagnosed with cerebral palsy.
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