Pharmacist Ben Fuchs fills in for Dr. Wallach. Ben discusses a couple of news articles the first concerns a study that found the drug Lipitor in high doses reduced the risk of strokes. Ben asserts that although that is true Lipitor also greatly increases the risk of bleeding. The second article is about the 8 foods that cause 90% of the food allergies suffered by 11 million Americans. Ben also discusses the virtues of eating eggs for good health and a boosted immune system.
Pearls of Wisdom
Doug Winfrey and Ben Fuchs continue discussing eggs and their important role in good health.
- Andre has two questions the first concerns his daughter who is a diabetic suffering neuropathies in her feet. Next he asks Ben about a one year old with congenital ear canal closures.
- Evora also has two questions the first concerning a friend who had polio as a child. Second she has questions regarding her sister who has interconnective tissue degeneration.
- Barbara has been diagnosed with extreme fibromyalgia.