Dr. Wallach starts the show discussing gluten intolerance. Commenting that gluten is found in many products often not even called wheat but sometimes listed as "natural flavorings" or "hydrolized vegatable protein". Suggesting that if a product is in question people should call the 800 number usually listed on products.
Pearls of Wisdom
Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss a news article concerning a couple whose infant was taken by CPS (child protective services). The couple took their baby to Sutter Memorial Hospital with flu like symptoms. After witnessing a nurse give the child antibiotics without a doctor ordering them. The doctors told the couple the baby needed immediate open heart surgery. Not comfortable with the diagnosis the couple took their child from that hospital to a Kaiser facility without properly checking out from Sutter. While a Kaiser police arrived after called by Sutter doctors. After seeing the child was ok and in good hands they left. A day after coming home from the hospital police arrived a the couples home with CPS in tow. Entered the home without a warrant and forcibly took the baby out of the mother's arms and CPS took the baby back to Sutter.
- Marlene's mother has been diagnosed with lung cancer.
- Nick has follow-up questions regarding chronic eczema.
- Gwendylin has been diagnosed with ovarian cancer.
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