Dr. Wallach starts the show discussing medical mistakes and the numbers of people killed, injured or infected every year in the U.S. Asserting that the CDC cited statistics that in hospitals alone 2 million patients get infected and some 90,000 died in 2010. Contending that if Iraq or Iran used biotech weapons and killed that many Americans the U.S. would go to war. While the medical industry and medical doctors get a walk not even getting an OSHA ticket.
Pearls of Wisdom
Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach disucss a news article concerning hospitals efforts to cut down on infections. Some hospitals are using systems that employ motion sensors that turn on video camaras when nurses or doctors enter a patient's room. The video cameras are monitored by workers in India who check to make sure the medical staff wash their hands. Others use hand washing coaches, undercover hand washing monitors or radio-frequency chips.
- Carmen has two questions the first concerns a friend who has carpul tunnely syndrome and bone spurs in her shoulders. Second she has questions regarding a friend's dog that has severe hip dysplasia.
- Ardean's dog recently started having seizures.
- Todd has MD (muscular dystrophy) and calls with a progress report he also asks Dr. Wallach to tell the story of why Jerry Lewis was fired by the MD Foundation.
- Barbara is trying to control her RA (rheumatoid arthritis) naturally without drugs.
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