Dr. Joel Wallach starts the show discussing a news story about a botched surgery that killed a woman. A woman was supposed to get surgery for TMJ but the surgeon performed a brain operation and she died from complications. Dr. Wallach cites the statistics of how nearly 16 million patients are infected, injured and killed every year in the U.S. Contending that Americans would not put up with this in any other industry. Asserting that if the airline industry hurt that many people no one would ever fly.Pearls of Wisdom
Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss a news article concerning hunger. A registered dietician outlines 11 things that can make people feel hungry. Stating that sometimes people eat because they are dehydrated. Others are lack of sleep, too many starchy carbohydrates, stress, too much alcohol, not enough protein, not enough fats, skipping meals, too many food ads, eating to quickly and medications. Not one mention of mineral deficiencies the real cause of pica and cribbing.Callers
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Nathaniel has several health challenges including congestive heart failure, hypertension and osteoporosis.
Manny is a type 2 diabetic taking statin drugs.
Mary has macular degeneration and is starting to have her sight affected.
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