Guest: Michael Cardoza, Prosecutor/ Defense Attorney
Michael Cardoza is a defense attorney in California. Prior to his criminal defense work, he worked in three of California's District attorney offices: Los Angeles County, San Francisco County, and Alameda County. Rich and Michael discuss how the FBI typically builds a case and the challenges they face in a case such as that of the Bombing of the Boston Marathon.
With both bombing suspects neutralized, what is next for the city of Boston, the FBI, and America? Rich takes your calls at 831-477-1340 and your E-mails at
After the first suspect was killed in a police shootout, the second suspect in the bombing of the Boston Marathon is caught and taken to the hospital in serious but stable condition. Officials plan to question him about the case.
Dr. Wallach starts the show discussing medical mistakes. Citing the statistics of how many patients are killed, injured and infected in America every year. Contending that the MDs have legislated themselves into a monopoly on healthcare. Asserting that no other industry could get away with hurting so many of their customers.
Pearls of Wisdom
Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss a news story on medical malpractice payments. Researchers at Johns Hopkins Medical Center looked at 25 years of U.S. malpractice claim payouts. Between 1986 to 2010 these penalty payouts amounts to $38.8 billion in that time frame. Finding that the leading type of claim accounted for 28.6% of the total. Diagnostic errors was the biggest portion these errors translated to missed diagnosis, wrong or delayed diagnosis.
Sandra has follow-up questions regarding her son who has cystic fibrosis.
Miranda has questions concerning two friends diagnosed with MD (muscular dystrophy).
Marvin recently suffered a mild stroke.
Linda has questions concerning weight loss.
Call Dr. Wallach's live radio program weekday from noon until 1pm pacific time at 831-685-1080 or toll free at 888-379-2552.
Dr. Wallach starts the show discussing his work with cystic fibrosis. Contending that it is not a genetic disorder as MDs believe but a selenium deficiency. In fact Doc was able to creat monkeys with cystic fibrosis by withholding selenium from the mother's diet. However that only got him fired from the Yerkes Primate institute because they wanted grant money.
Pearls of Wisdom
Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss a news story regarding a study by the NIH (National Institute of Health). Researchers found that women with at least 20 nanograms per milliliters of vitamin D in their blood had a 32% lower risk of developing uterine fibroids. Each increase of 10 nanograms per milliliter in vitamin D was associated with a 20% lower risk of fibroids.
Mary's husband has been diagnosed with RLS (restless leg syndrome), scleraderma and Parkinson's disease.
Shannon has a friend diagnosed with MD (muscular dystrophy).
Eric has questions concerning the diet Dr. Wallach usually suggests to callers.
Sandra's son has cystic fibrosis and his lungs are getting worse.
Call Dr. Wallach's live radio program weekdays from noon until 1pm pacific time at 831-685-1080 or toll free at 888-379-2552.