10.20.14 dr. oz

The Dr. Oz Show Recap: Expert says focus should be in West Africa, not in closing American borders to contain Ebola (10/20/14)

Oct 20, 2014

The Dr. Oz Show expanded its discussion on the risks of the Ebola virus spreading in the US. In light of the death of the first Ebola patient in America three weeks ago, anxiety and fear is on the rise as to its effects to Americans. Questions on preparedness and mitigating risks are now a concern. Closing American borders is a hot topic but infectious disease expert Dr. Alexander van Tulleken believes that doing so only minimizes risk a bit and may even give a fall sense of security to Americans. Here’s our recap on the conversation on this topic….

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20/20 Recap: Michele Williams lined-up suspects, conflicting stories in hubby’s death (10/17/14)

Oct 17, 2014

Today on 20/20, the only witness to the murder of self-made entrepreneur, Gregg Williams, was put on the spotlight following her conviction for the crime. It should have been a fairy tale story for Michele Williams (photo in this recap, along with Gregg) but it didn’t turn out that way. The validity of her claim that an intruder killed Gregg became questionable following conflicting stories she gave to the authorities, the public and even her own son. Switching stories. Michele’s 911 call came in the early morning of October 13, 2011, claiming that an intruder hit her cheek with a…

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Shark Tank Recap: Kevin O’Leary demands 50% stake for professional female caddy services (10/17/14)

Oct 17, 2014

Business plans anchored on services come occasionally on Shark Tank and today is one of those exceptional days when the Sharks are offered a chance to invest in Meghan Tarmey  (photo in this recap)for The Caddy Girls. Meghan offered a chance for the Sharks to get involved in the business of golf caddying and the potential to get the professional services of females into the golf market. Unfortunately, she hit a wall when a majority of her prospective investors failed to see how the business can go big given its nature. Kevin “Mr. Wonderful” O’Leary demanded a 50% stake and…

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Dateline NBC Recap: Frank Howard’s kids believe his innocence in bankrolling hit on wife (10/17/14)

Oct 17, 2014

Tonight, Dateline NBC examined the details surrounding the point-blank shooting of Nancy Shore on August 2012. Nancy (photo in this recap, along with husband Frank) was attacked in her home in the upscale side of Carrollton, Texas and shot above her left eye.  Miraculously, Nancy survived and lived on to face the harrowing revelations that came out. Her life took a turn for the worst when police linked Frank to the incident, pinning him down as the mastermind behind a plot that was 3 years in the making and involved a lot of money. Here’s our recap of the story….

10.17.14 dr. oz

The Dr. Oz Show Recap: Eben Alexander says science alone can’t explain heaven & reincarnation (10/17/14)

Oct 17, 2014

Today, The Dr. Oz Show featured a former skeptic of the near-death experience and a believer of today’s one of the most controversial insights on heaven and reincarnation. Dr. Eben Alexander (photo in this recap) affirmed, among which, the existence of heaven, our ability to access heaven through meditation and the reality of reincarnation. Dr. Alexander’s claims are based on his research and personal experiences and he believes that the proofs go beyond material science. Also in this recap are Dr. Oz’s answers to concerns on the Ebola virus. Proving spiritual beings. Dr. Alexander had a 25-year career as a…

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10.24.14 dr. oz

The Dr. Oz Show Recap: The Skinny Gut Diet promotes bacterial balance, permanent weight loss (10/24/14)

The Dr. Oz Show provided an insight on why weight loss just seems so impossible especially to those who constantly exercise and reduce food intake. As it turns out, weight that keeps creeping back even after the unwanted pounds have been shed off is due to bad bacteria, specifically fat bacteria, which overwhelms the population of good bacteria found in the intestines. Here’s our recap on this topic. Permanent weight loss happens in the kitchen. If fat bacteria in the intestines are the culprit behind the piling of pounds in our bodies, it follows that the process of taking these…

10.23.14 dr. oz

The Dr. Oz Show Recap: Study confirms properly stored food is safe & good even after expiration date (10/23/14)

The Dr. Oz Show featured a new study which confirms with finality that properly stored food are still safe to eat and do not cause food-borne illnesses even past the expiration dates indicated in labels. According to ABC journalist Jeff Rosen who covered the joint NRDC-Harvard study, the dates stamped in labels are largely manufacturers’ codes which consumers can easily decode. Also in the recap are Dr. Andrew Weil’s natural remedies to common medical conditions, inclusive of indigestion, oily skin, insomnia and gout. Decoding dates on labels. Expiration dates are currently forcing Americans to throw away about 160 billion pounds…

10.22.14 dr. oz

The Dr. Oz Show Recap: Smart shopping entails white paper, grocery list & old receipts (10/22/14)

We all know that supermarkets have strategies that make us shop more and to a certain extent, purchase unhealthy food, so The Dr. Oz Show encourages consumers to be more proactive when buying while staying on the budget and still upholding healthy and smart shopping. Today, several practical tips were provided by supermarket guru Phil Lempert (photo in this recap) and surprisingly, the simplest are the most effective: by bringing along a grocery list, a piece of white paper and old receipts, shoppers can overcome slick supermarkets tricks. Limited memory. A lot of shoppers go to stores either on an…

10.21.14 dr. oz

The Dr. Oz Show Recap: 7-day detox with plant-based foods yields results similar to juice diet (10/21/14)

Yes, you read the title of this recap of The Dr. Oz Show right! The popular juice detoxification diet plan yields the same results as real and whole plant-based foods.  According to Dr. Woodson Merrell (photo in this recap), also the author of The Detox Prescription, a plant-based detoxification plan is more sustainable and can be part of one’s lifestyle beyond the seven-day prescription. His plan addresses toxin-related conditions such as asthma, allergies, brain fog and even diabtes and obesity. Here’s our recap on this program. Benefits of detoxing with real & whole food. According to Dr. Merrell, juicing alone…