Dr. Joel Wallach begins the show discussing a report that came out regarding medical mistakes. The CDC is now stating that medical mistakes are now the 3rd leading cause of death in the U.S. Asserting that if any other industry were killing that many people the government would shut it down and the people would avoid that industry.
Pearls of Wisdom Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss a news article regarding a study from Sweden. The study used national records on 44,248 men who were in age range between 18 and 20 back in the late sixties and early seventies. Finding that those who were overweight at that time were 64% more likely to have a serious liver condition later in life.
Dr. Joel Wallach begins the show today discussing medical fraud. Citing a recent report that over 300 healthcare workers have been indicted on medical fraud charges. Billing for unnecessary procedures and tests to the tune of $900 million. This included doctors, nurses, aides and pharmacists across the country using Medicare as an ATM.
Pearls of Wisdom Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss a news article that vindicates him. The article lists several foods and herbs that help stave off and reverse Alzheimer’s and other dementias. Things like cilantro, clorella, spinach, cabbage, asparagus, ginger root, mint, parsley, turmeric, sesame seeds, almonds and garlic.