Pharmacist Ben Fuchs fills in for Dr. Wallach. Ben discusses the importance of insulin tests. Asserting that high insulin levels can be linked to a variety of health challenges.
Pearls of Wisdom Doug and Ben discuss a news article regarding lowering cholesterol levels through diet. Specifically, certain types of nuts and seeds contain a compound called "phytosterols" inhibit the absorbtion of cholesterol.
Paul has questions concerning his son's food allergies. Phillip has two questions concerning hypertension and a hoarse throat. DeAnna's mom has recently been diagnosed with stage 4 breast cancer. Ron's 12 year old son has been prescribed three different types of psychiatric drugs. Janie has questions concern nutrient absorbtion.