Dr. Wallach starts the show discussing a news article concerning the "cancer belt" of the country. Referring to southern states that tend to have higher rates of diabetes, heart disease and addictions to prescription drugs. Doc asserts that this area also has a higher per capita rates of doctors to patients. Also contending these people have higher rates of disease because they eat so many fried foods.
Pearls of Wisdom
Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss a news article concerning an Iranian study of gestational diabetes. For the study some women took 1000 milligrams of calcium daily along with 50,000 units of vitamin D twice during the six week study. Were able to lower their blood glucose levels compared to women who got a placebo and whose glucose levels continued to rise.
Nancy asks Dr. Wallach how she can get rid of the dark circles under her eyes.
Dave gives a testimonial about himself and how he avoided knee replacement by taking supplements. He also has a question regarding a friend who is obese and trying to control high blood pressure.
Jan has questions regarding a friend who has several health challenges including kidney disease, high blood pressure and is a type 2 diabetic.
Wiashane weighs 300 pounds and is trying to control high blood pressure.
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