Dr. Wallach starts the show discussing peripheral neuropathies caused by degenerative disk disease. Contending that as disks in the spine are compressed nerves get pinched resulting in numbness or tingling in the hands and feet. Also asserting that other pinched nerves cause problems such as atrial fibrillation and tinnitus.
Pearls of Wisdom
Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss a news article concerning screening tests for carotid artery stenosis. Guidelines released by the United States Preventative Services Task Force contend the risks posed by false positives out weigh any benefits. Stating that these false positives can lead to unnecessary surgeries or other treatments that can lead to a risk of heart attack or stroke.
Ron has a friend who recently had a kidney transplant and wants a nutritional supplement protocol.
Rodrigo has friend who is scheduled to have half of his small intestines removed due to polyps.
Willie's mother has high blood pressure, anemia, slow heart rate and high cholesterol.
Pat has questions concerning varicose veins.
Nick has questions about flat feet.
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