Dr. Wallach begins the show discussing medical mistakes made by doctors. Citing a US News & World Report study that found 15.8 million Americans are killed, injured and infected each year in the medical industry.
Pearls of Wisdom
Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss a recent study that found most doctors don't pay attention to complaints from patients regarding side effects of drugs they've prescribed. The study surveyed 650 patients taking statin drugs and found that 47% of paitents who complained of muscle or memory problems (both well documented side effects of statins) they were told by their doctors there was no connection to the drug.
- Robert has questions concerning a chronic staph infection.
- Kevin asks Dr. Wallach the difference between the EFA's and the EFA Plus Youngevity products.
- Marty has a cat with asthma that is also having trouble keeping its food down.