Dr. Wallach starts the show discussing the problem of obesity and weight gain in America. Citing technilogical advances as some of the reason behind this change. Starting with advances in heating and cooking so there were no longer wood ashes that used to be put in gardens. Then most people are now eating a lot of preprocessed foods that are full of preservatives and sugars.
Pearls of Wisdom
Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss a news article regarding a report on health care costs. The cost to insure a family of four has doubled in less than ten years. Health insurance for the average family is now pushing $20,000 a year. Add to that employers are scaling back on how much they pay towards theses costs.
- Angela has some follow-up questions regarding a previous call about osteoporosis.
- Mary has two questions the first concerns a six year old child diagnosed with eczema. Second she has questions regarding a 29 year old woman with severe allergies.
- Naomi has several health challenges including bipolar disorder, pre-diabetes, neuropathies and psoriasis.
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