Dr. Joel Wallach begins the show discussing nutrients that are added to foods. Such as iodine to salt to prevent goiters. Vitamin D3 is added to milk to help build strong bones. Stating that all congenital defects can be prevented through nutritional supplementation. That is why he recommends that all women of childbearing age should be supplementing.Pearls of Wisdom
Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss a news article regarding an Oxford study of vitamin B. Researchers divided 156 old people already showing signs of dementia into two groups. One group got a placebo the other group got 800 micrograms of folic acid (vitamin B9), 20 milligrams of vitamin B6 and 500 micrograms of vitamin B12 daily for two years. Brain shrikage is associated with Alzheimer's and dementias. Using an MRI prior to the study and after the study. Those getting the vitamin B supplements had less shrinkage and has less cognitive decline compared to the control group.Callers
Dorothy has a dog diagnosed with oral melanoma.
Barbara asks Dr. Wallach why there is arsenic in some Youngevity products.
Judia has questions about type 2 diabetes and a goiter.
Sarah has several health challenges including arthritis, osteoporosis, colon cancer and torn cartilage in her knee.
Richard has high blood pressure and fatty lypomas all over his body.
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