Dr. Wallach discusses the importance of replacing the nutrients lost when athletes sweat. Dr. Wallach recommends the "Dead Athletes Don't Lie" CD as a resource for information on how and why nutrient supplementation is essential. Doc also discusses ways to prepare for the Avian flu.
Pearls of Wisdom
Dr. Wallach and Doug discuss a couple of news articles. The first concern an article that one in ten patient treated in England are harmed while in the care of the medical system. Next they discuss a research study that found a lower incidence of type II diabetes in people that consume high levels of low-fat dairy products.
- Arlene has questions concerning severe stomach cramping.
- Spud asks Dr. Wallach about a recent diagnosis of equine encephalitis. Janna has questions regarding amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.
- Carol has issues regarding low bone density and arthritis.