Currently in its fourth season, the two-time Daytime Emmy Award-winning syndicated daily series "The Dr. Oz Show" is hosted by the two-time Emmy Award-winning Dr. Mehmet Oz, trusted health expert, best-selling author, and world-renowned cardiac surgeon. "The Dr. Oz Show" is an entertaining, high-octane, multi-topic hour offering equal parts life saving information in an “embarrassment-free” zone and where nothing is off limits or out of bounds.
MONDAY, APRIL 15, 2013
“WHAT DO FEMALE DOCTORS KNOW THAT MALE DOCTORS DON’T?”
Today Dr. Oz has a show unlike any other. Dr. Oz reveals what male doctors don’t really want to tell their female patients and why female doctors are often better for women patients. Studies have shown that female doctors are better communicators, focus more on preventative care, and spend more time with their patients. Dr. Oz sits down with Drs. Suzanne Gilberg-Lenz, Roshini Raj, and Suzanne Steinbaum who tell Dr. Oz the three things women doctors know that male doctors do not – including heart problems, gynecological problems, and the truth about birth control. Then, OB-GYN doctor Jennifer Landa joins Dr. Oz to answer the questions women would only want to ask a female doctor. Dr. Oz doesn’t count men out just yet – he reveals the one health area nobody does better than the men. Later, Dr. Oz shows his plan to start spring cleaning from the inside out with three steps to supercharge your body for spring, covering everything from getting rid of energy drains to skin care.
TUESDAY, APRIL 16, 2013
“DR. OZ’S REAL AGE QUIZ TO DROP A DECADE!”
It's the one item that always tells us the truth about our age – our driver's license. People almost always keeps their old pictures for the youthful memories, but today Dr. Oz has a quiz to test what your age is on the inside, with solutions to help you look as you did in those pictures again. Drs. Michael Roizen and Keith Roach join Dr. Oz to walk through the entire test and reveal what exactly your RealAge score means about your health. Dr. Oz details what could be affecting your life, from stress to food to bad habits, and he’s also uncovering the secrets to getting healthier and growing younger.
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 17, 2013
“THE CONTROVERSIAL DOCTORS WHO SAY EVERYTHING YOU KNOW ABOUT CHOLESTEROL IS WRONG!”
Today, Dr. Oz sets the record straight and speaks with the doctors who say that everything you know about cholesterol is wrong. Drs. Stephen Sinatra and Jonny Bowden join Dr. Oz to discuss the most common mistakes people make about cholesterol. Find out about cholesterol’s relation to heart disease and the items everyone should include in their daily diets. Later, Dr. Oz puts loyal viewers to the test. In his first ever Viewer Showdown, three Dr. Oz duos – “The Energy Boosters”, “The Weight Loss Wonders”, and “The Road Testers” – answer questions in pursuit of the coveted purple glove trophy. The duos share the one thing they’ve learned from Dr. Oz that has helped them the most in their daily lives.
THURSDAY, APRIL 18, 2013
“SOFIA VERGARA REVEALS HER SURPRISING HEALTH STRUGGLES”
She’s the spirited, single mom known for embracing her curves and throwing comedic curveballs on TV. Modern Family star Sofia Vergara sits with Dr. Oz to discuss her long and difficult road to success. Today she opens up about her health scare, beating cancer, and having a baby after 40. Sofia and Dr. Oz go on a crusade to teach people how to spot the signs of a slow thyroid – before it’s too late. Sofia’s personal physician Dr. Jordan Geller joins the stage to help demonstrate the problems thyroids can present, explain the signs and preventative measures for thyroid cancer, and Sofia, Dr. Oz, and Dr. Geller demonstrate the quiz everyone should take to check their thyroids. Then, Dr. Oz shares his best kept health secrets everyone will want to try. There are products on the market right now, but not everyone knows how powerful they are and how they can improve your life. These secrets will help jump start your morning energy, lower cholesterol and blood pressure, and rejuvenate
FRIDAY, APRIL 19, 2013
“ROGUE BACTERIA: WHEN A SIMPLE INFECTION TURNS DEADLY!”
Today Dr. Oz talks about something most people don’t even think twice about – but it surrounds us every day. All it takes is a small cut or scrape, and in a matter of hours it could be a life or death situation – flesh eating bacteria. The parents of 12-year-old Rory Staunton join Dr. Oz to talk about this terrible disease that claimed the life of their son and expose the reality of SEPSIS. Dr. Oz has everything you need to know to stay safe from this invisible threat, from common symptoms to treatment options. Then, Dr. Oz always wants to make people healthier and today is no different. Consuming too much dairy could be a serious health issue and Dr. Oz challenged the Wagner family from North Dakota to go on the Dr. Oz 28-day dairy-free diet. The Wagners and Dr. Oz sit down to discuss the implications of drinking milk and how this dairy cleanse might be the solution to getting rid of digestive issues, lack of energy, weight gain, even seemingly regular aches and pains.