Dr. Oz: Restart Your Body. Thyroid, Liver, Heart, Digestion

The Dr. Oz Show mobilized a special team of medical students and together with his home hospital located more than one hundred organs to give out to Dr. Oz’s studio audience for his largest anatomy lesson ever.  He wants us all to learn how to restart our bodies.  As we age, our thyroid, liver, heart and digestion slow down and become sluggish from years of filtering, converting, pumping and moving all the food, drinks, environmental chemicals and medicines we load up on.  We wonder why we are gaining weight, feeling tired and moody. Dr. Oz says our organs may need a “restart” and he tells us how. Continue reading “Dr. Oz: Restart Your Body. Thyroid, Liver, Heart, Digestion”

Dr. Oz: OMG! I Think It’s Broken!

Men's Health A man’s worse nightmare, a broken penis! Dr. Oz says it’s more common than you think and very dangerous!  Why does the penis break?  Dr. Oz explains that there are no bones in the penis.  The penis gets hard because there are chambers inside of the penis that become engorged with blood.  Certain positions or sudden movements can snap the connective tissue. When this happens the penis will suddenly lose the erection because the blood is now being leaked out through that snapped tissue. Continue reading “Dr. Oz: OMG! I Think It’s Broken!”

Oprah: Dr. Oz’s Health Checklist. What shape should your poop be? and more..

ToiletNBC is airing reruns of the Oprah Shows called Best Of Oprah which is giving us a chance to revisit some of our favorite Oprah moments, guests and celebrities.  One of our favorites were the weekly visits from Dr. Oz before he launched his own show.  Some of his best medical advise to us came from these shows.  In this segment, in the form of an audience participation quiz, Dr. Oz answered a miscellaneous list of medical questions that will be helpful to know for all of us; from What shape should healthy poop be? to How many times should you have sex to live longer? Continue reading “Oprah: Dr. Oz’s Health Checklist. What shape should your poop be? and more..”

Oprah: Dr. Oz on Belly Fat, Omentum and Penis Size?

Oprah Dr Oz OmentumNBC has been airing reruns of the Oprah show of what they are calling Best of Oprah. Included in these reruns are great shows when Dr. Mehmet Oz began making regular appearances infecting us with his charming appeal has he gave us health advice and answered our many questions. It seemed no subject was off limits! Here is what he had to say about belly fat and why it is so dangerous. Continue reading “Oprah: Dr. Oz on Belly Fat, Omentum and Penis Size?”

Dr Oz: Know Your Blood Sugar Level to Know When You Are At Risk For Diabetes

Testing your blood sugarDr. Oz from The Dr. Oz Show has voiced his concern repeatedly over the obesity and diabetes crisis we are facing here in America. In his concern he has given us guidelines as tools we can use to improve and monitor our health. Some of those tools are knowing and monitoring your healthy numbers. One important number we need to know is our fasting blood sugar level. That number will let us know when we may be at risk for diabetes.  So how do we get a daily blood sugar level reading without going to a doctor daily? Continue reading “Dr Oz: Know Your Blood Sugar Level to Know When You Are At Risk For Diabetes”

Dr Oz: Know Your Healthy Waist Size, Heart Rate and Other Healthy Numbers

Know Your Healthy Waist Size.Over the years that Dr. Mehmet Oz has appeared on television, first as a regular on The Oprah Show and now on his own The Dr. Oz Show, and in his passionate concern for our health, he has given us healthly guidelines and numbers that we should strive for in our efforts to get healthy and maintain our health. Bookmark this link as a one-stop reference guide of Dr. Oz’s healthy numbers recommendations. Continue reading “Dr Oz: Know Your Healthy Waist Size, Heart Rate and Other Healthy Numbers”

Dr. Oz: Tips On Safe Cell Phone Use

Cell phone use causes causes undefined electromagnetic activity.Apr 26, 2011 – The Dr. Oz Show recently did an episode on Cell Phones and  the current research raising questions about the safety of cell phone usage and the risk of  brain cancer.  Dr. Mehmet Oz’s in his usual passionate concern for our health, showed us graphics on how certain brain areas lit up when in contact with the antenna of the cell phone, not the battery. This activity was present when the cell phone was on mute, so there was no conversation effecting the brain activity.
He had guest, Dr Audrey Halpern, MD Neurologist, help explain. Dr Halpern said that it is too early to say if cell phone use is safe or not, but the study is fascinating because it’s the first time anyone has actually demonstrated that there is a direct effect on brain activity associated from cell phone use. Continue reading “Dr. Oz: Tips On Safe Cell Phone Use”