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Pharmacist Ben Fuchs fills in for Dr. Joel Wallach beginning the show discussing a news article on nutritional supplements. Citing a news article that is critical of the “Beyond Tangy Tangerine”. Ben debunks the article citing places in the article where false claims were made about the product. Stating how good the product is and why he uses it every day.
Pearls of Wisdom
Doug Winfrey and Ben Fuchs discuss a news article concerning a study of aspirin use. The study found that of those in the study some 6% were taking daily aspirin who shouldn’t be taking it. The study authors contend that people who have not had a heart attack or stroke are at a low enough risk they don’t need to take the aspirin. Citing the many negative side effects associated with taking aspirin such as bleeding.
Erica is a type 2 diabetic diagnosed with trigeminal neuralgia.
Rose has a friend whose child suffered a severe brain injury.
Marion’s son has been diagnosed with rhabdomyolysis.
original air date – 2015.01.19