Dr. Wallach & Dead Doctors Don't Lie Live Show: 888-379-2552

KSCO Live Show: 831-479-1080      KSCO Office: 831-475-1080

Dead Doctors Don't Lie Program 05 July 2006

Download File

Monologue

Pharmacist Ben Fuchs fills in for Dr. Wallach. Discussing a recent lawsuit regarding Pfizer. Apparently, beta blockers a form of heart medication has been linked to birth defects. Earlier this month a study indicated that cholesterol lowering statin durgs were also linked to similar problems.

Pearls of Wisdom

Ben and Doug discuss a recent Taiwanese study that found certain marinades may cut cholesterol compounds. The compounds known as cholesterol oxidation products are found in proteins after they are cooked. The research found that these marinades (soy sauce and sugar) reduced the formation of COPs during cooking.

Callers

Jim has questions concerning the safety of a colonoscopy procedure. Jackie has conerns regarding long term use of anti-anxiety medications.

Breaking News

  • LOCAL THEATER RECEIVES GRANT - 07/25/14 10:28 S.S. +

    A LOCAL THEATER HAS RECEIVED A 2-YEAR GRANT. THE 90 THOUSAND DOLLAR GRANT COMES FROM THE WILLIAM AND FLORA HEWLETT Read More
  • Pinnacles price increase - 07/21/14 10:21 S.S. +

    The cost of a Day Entrance Pass to Pinnacles National Park is about to double. The entrance fee will go Read More
  • SAFEWAY TO BE SOLD? - 07/28/14 05:25 S.S. +

    SAFEWAY SHAREHOLDERS HAVE APPROVED THE SALE OF SAFEWAY STORES TO ALBERTSONS. THAT WOULD CREATE A NETWORK OF ABOUT 2 THOUSAND Read More
  • MARINA GUNFIRE-1-7/27/14-2117-PMD +

    MULTIPLE REPORTS OF GUNSHOTS IN MARINA HAVE TURNED INTO A POLICE INVESTIGATION. AT ABOUT 6:35 P-M FRIDAY EVENING OFFICERS BEGAN Read More
  • SC-teen academy-1-7/27/14-1927-PMD +

    THE SANTA CRUZ POLICE TEEN ACADEMY HAS OPENINGS FOR YOUTHS INTERESTED IN LAW ENFORCEMENT. THE WEEK LONG COURSES BEGIN AT Read More
  • 1