Pharmacist Ben Fuchs fills in for Dr. Joel Wallach beginning the show discussing a news article on Alzheimer's. Stating that Alzheimer's is a leading cause of death. The article discussing nerve tangles, amyloid proteins and plaques. Ben asserts that new research is indicating that Alzheirmer's could actually be the third kind of diabetes.Pearls of Widom
Doug Winfrey and Ben Fuchs discuss a news article regarding a recent study on glucose and fructose. Finding that people who had drinks sweetened with fructose were more likely to want to eat high calorie foods. While the same was not true for those drinking glucose sweetened drinks. Researchers believe this is because fructose does not stimulate hormones like insulin that triggers satiety in the brain.Callers
Dwayne wants to lose weight.
Kat has a friend recently diagnosed with Parkinson's disease.
Beverly has atrial fibrillation but doesn't want the drugs her doctor wants to prescribe.
Dorothy asks Ben where she can get the "Beyond Organics" raw cheeses.
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