Dr. Wallach starts the show discussing disease prevention. Asserting that prevention is not screen tests designed to catch disease at it's earliest stages. But rather doing things to prevent disease happening in the first place. Contending that lifestyle changes regarding diet and exercise as well as nutritional supplementation are the best ways to prevent health challenges.
Pearls of Wisdom
Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss a report released by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The report outlined the fact that in the next ten years or so Medicaid spending by the government will increase by nearly 80%. While the overall economy will only increase less than 50%. Prompting Dr. Wallach to contend that people need to start depending on themselves more and less on the healthcare system.
- Russell's mother has been diagnosed with liver chirrhosis of the liver.
- Margaret asks Dr. Wallach for ways to deal with diabetes using natural methods.