Dr. Joel Wallach starts the show today discussing gluten intolerance outlining what gluten is and how it can damage the small intestines in some people. Asserting that the gluten damages the villi in the small intestine that inhibits the ability of the intestine to absorb nutrients. Leaving people with a host of health challenges everything from skin disorders to more serious conditions like irritable bowel syndrome.Pearls of Wisdom
Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss a news article concerning a study of food additives. A study of mice found that chemicals called emulsifying agents added to thicken foods caused weight gain, inflammation and an increase in blood sugar. Other chemicals in foods changed the composition of gut bacteria. The chemicals also increased triglycerides and blood cholesterol.Callers
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