Dr. Wallach starts the show discussing weight gain and obesity. Asserting that the road to Americans becoming overweight began when people in the U.S. started getting electricity. Prior to that time people cooked and heated with wood using the leftover ash in their crops and foods. The ash is actually minerals after all of the carbon has burned away. Without dietary minerals people start craving foods causing mindless binge eating and ultimately weight gain.
Pearls of Wisdom
Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss a news article concerning a report out from the National Nurses United (nurses union). The report states that many hospitals are charging patients 10 times the actual cost of treatment. Also stating prices have been increasingly rising for the past two decades. Joan Ross a registered nurse in Minnesota for the past 40 years contends that these day the first question patients are asked upon being admitted is "what kind of insurance do you have?" Asserting that when she started nursing that question was never asked at all and should be asked.
Rose has questions regarding her nephew who has pancreatic cancer.
BJ's wife is experiencing anaphylactic reactions to something in her diet.
Marvin is experiencing fluid on his joints.
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