Dr. Joel Wallach begins the show discussing how health insurance rates have increased from 10% to as much as 40% because of the Affordable Care Act. Contending this is destroying the healthcare industry. Asserting this is causing people to look else where for their health needs. Stating that Youngevity is stepping in to fill the void.Pearls of Wisdom
Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss a news article concerning a study linking shingles to strokes and heart attacks. Researchers from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine found after a bout of shingles patients risk of a heart attack increased 1.7 fold. After a bout of shingles patients also had a 2.4 fold increased risk of having a stroke. Fortunately the risk of both diminished gradually until they were back at baseline at six months. Researchers speculate that inflammation could cause blood clots leading to strokes or heart attacks.Callers
Andrea asks Dr. Wallach where in his research she can find information regarding MS (multiple sclerosis).
Diane is experiencing oral and anal bleeding due to an H. pylori infection.
Robin's dog has been diagnosed with hypothyroidism.
Lori has several health challenges including hemochromatosis, hypertension, hypothyroidism, anxiety and tachycardia.
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