The Dr. Oz Show Recap: High-Carb & Acid-Forming Diet Damages Kidneys (4/11/14)

New research findings are showing that the high consumption of food rich in carbohydrates and are acid-forming cause an overload of toxic acid in the body, leading to kidney damage, diabetes and unnecessary gain weight. In The Dr. Oz Show, three food groups have been identified as toxic acid triggers: refined carbohydrates, dairy and meat & poultry. Dietitian Ashley Koff (photo in this recap) confirmed that a diet which practically creates acid causes one’s kidneys to fail and changes the body’s hormones. If such diet is replaced with alkaline-based food, the kidneys are shielded from more acid (i.e. neutralized), the body…

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Dr. Phil Recap: Drug-Abusing Teen Persuaded to Give Center for Discovery a Chance (4/11/14)

Instead of imposing Center of Discovery on Brianna, 17, Dr. Phil asks her to do it with him. Dr. Phil has a Doctor on Demand Dr. Saba Haq tell Brianna that her anti-seizure med, alcohol and street drug combi could kill her. Dr. Phil also provides parenting skills to Brianna’s divorced parents Diane and Michael. Brianna has taken Molly, Xanax, marijuana, PCP, heroin, and alcohol. Brianna, 17, thinks that pure Ecstasy Molly, Xanax, marijuana, PCP, heroin, and alcohol are part of a partying lifestyle. She has even posted her drug paraphernalia on Instagram. A woman in the audience is shocked. Dr. Phil…

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The Queen Latifah Show Recap: Anthony Mackie’s Post-Captain America Life (4/11/14)

Way before Captain America: Winter Soldier became a big grosser in the box-office, Anthony Mackie was a regular guy who dreamt of portraying the role of an action hero that will eventually be immortalized in an action figure. On The Queen Latifah Show, the actor recounted stories of just being that almost-famous guy, but no so famous for anyone to treat him with a little deference. One instance had a shop manager threatening to call the police if Anthony didn’t buy the 95 pieces of posters that he just finished signing. To avoid any more embarrassment, Anthony ended up buying…

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The Talk Recap: Dermot Mulroney Catalogues Life Based On Film Projects (4/11/14)

When My Best Friend’s Wedding hit the theatres in 1997, Dermot Mulroney (photo in this recap) became just about every woman’s epitome of a perfect man. In The Talk, the actor remained charming as he was in the film as he talked about highlights of his life now that he’s in the 50s Club; interestingly, he remembers high/ low spots as indexed on a film project he was working on at that time. We normally remember things by the year but Dermot’s recollections are based on what he was working on largely due to the cyclical nature of his job. Fourteen…

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The Dr. Oz Show Recap: Princess Diana Would Have Lived If Rushed To The Hospital ASAP (4/10/14)

Almost 7 years after the tragic death of Princess Diana, Dr. Oz and high-profile medical examiner Dr. Bill Manion (photo in this recap) confirmed that she would have lived had she been rushed to the hospital for treatment as soon as her body was removed from the vehicle. Based on interviews and documents obtained, Diana was still alive after the crash despite a tear in the artery that caused blood to ooze and flood her cavity area. Dr. Manion believed that this was still a survivable injury since the tear happened in the chest’s low-pressure area. While it’s true that…

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