Monologue

Dr. Joel Wallach begins the show today discussing iodine. Stating that in the past a lot of people were getting goiters. Then it was mandated that iodine be added to salt. Then when doctors started telling people to avoid salt to help lower blood pressure. People started using salt substitutes that had no iodine. Goiters started making a come back.

Pearls of Wisdom

Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss a news article regarding a study of nuts. Walnuts in particular were studied for their health benefits. Researchers finding that mice that were fed walnuts and after two weeks the extent of ulceration was significantly reduced in the colons. These nuts also accelerated the repair process. Stating that consuming walnuts can help prevent infammatory bowel diseases.

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Tyrone has been diagnosed with Celiac disease.

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