Statistics of Nosocomial Infection – http://thejoelarchive.wpengine.com
Dr. Joel Wallach begins the show discussing a news article concerning an endoscopy that was not properly sanitized. Causing several patients to get gravely ill. Doc citing the statistics of how many people get infections in hospital and clinical settings. Contending that if any other industry infected, injured or killed that many people it would be shut down.
Pearls of Wisdom
Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss a news article regarding weight gain. Citing several studies that found people eat more when dining with someone else. People were also more likely to be obese if the significant other is heavy. Finally one study found that when people ate with 7 or more other people they were 96% more likely to eat more than normal.
Deloris has questions about how to deal with hot flashes.
Peggy is using Youngevity’s “ASAP” product to lose weight but is having difficulty losing more weight.
Tara thinks she might have a low functioning thyroid.
Jason lives in California and is concerned about radiation coming from Japan.
original air date – 2015.01.23