Dr. Wallach starts the show today discussing diseases that are labeled "autoimmune". Doc asserts that when this term is used it simply means doctors don't know what is causing it. Contending that diseases such as;lupus, Crohn's, IBS (irritable bowel syndrome) and celiac are all related. Asserting that they are all caused by the same intolerance to gluten and are varying degrees of severity.
Pearls of Wisdom
Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach start the show discussing three news articles. The two dealing with metabolism the first a study on omega-3 fatty acids found a link between a diet high in omega-3s reduced the risk of diabetes and heart disease. Another study found that 150mg of resveratrol daily lowered blood pressure as well as blood glucose levels and liver fats. Finally they discuss an article citing an increase in binge eating in men.
- Al has questions regarding type 2 diabetes.
- Ann has a friend who has been diagnosed with sickle cell anemia.
- Leola has several health challenges including type 2 diabetes, hypertension, gout, arthritis and hemorrhoids.
- Chris has and enlarged prostate and gets acne after eating candy.
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