Dr. Wallach discusses the link between fried foods and cancers. Discussing a news story regarding a consumer group (CSPI) that is suing KFC (Kentucky Fried Chicken). The group contends that either KFC lower the levels of transfats in their products or put out warning labels. Doc outlines the increased risks of cancers due to the free radicals produced in the frying process.
Pearls of Wisdom
Dr. Wallach and Doug discuss news article concerning a recent meeting of the California Strawberry Commission. During the meeting UCLA's assistant director for the Center for Human Nutrition spoke regarding the health benefits of strawberries. Extolling the virtues of berries because of their antioxidant capabilities.
Camille has two questions the first concerns her daughter's chronic yeast infections. Second Camille has questions regarding her own problems with chronic bacterial vaginosis. Dennis is a diabetic and recovered alcoholic who is dealing with high blood pressure. Margaret has birds that have problems with mites.