Dr. Wallach starts the show today discussing the story of how Americans came to believe that animal fats like meat, butter and cheese are bad for health. Stating that Procter and Gamble bought the formula for Crisco from it's German inventor. Hoping to make it into a soap but failed. So after donating $1.7 million to the American Heart Association started pushing Crisco as a replacement for animal fats. Starting a propaganda campaign with the help of Dr. Ancel Keyes. Demonizing animal fats as bad for health and promoting unstaturated fat Crisco as a healthy alternative.
Pearls of Wisdom
Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss a news article concerning the rate of return visits to the hospital. The story outlines a fictitcious patient that looks in good health gets sent home. Comes back just a few days later worse than when they were released. Posing the question as to why despite crack downs by Medicare the rates of return visits remains mostly the same.
Ann has a friend diagnosed with occipital neuropathies resulting in headaches, neuropathies in the hands and feet and constipation.
Cooper asks Dr. Wallach his opinion of the flee repellant his vet is recommending.
Radovan has several health challenges including high blood sugar levels, high cholesterol and high blood pressure.
Mack has tininitis and weak ankles.
Trifco's 71 year old woman has been diagnosed with leukemia.
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