Currently in its fifth season, the three-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, AUGUST 18, 2014
“BIGGEST HEALTH LIES YOU’VE BEEN TOLD”
Today, Dr. Oz reveals the biggest health lies you’ve ever been told. From hiccup cures to myths about alcohol, Dr. Oz exposes the misconceptions that you’ve believed for years.
Are you the oldest, youngest, or an only child? Dr. Oz shares how your birth order can reveal a lot about your personality. He is joined by psychologist Dr. Jen Hartstein, who says birth order can also predict your health.
Then, Dr. Oz takes a closer look at zinc – can it really work to help stop a cold?
Chapped lips, dry hands, cracked heels – with harsh winter weather comes dry skin. Dr. Oz shares some skin savers to keep you smooth all season.
Later, personal trainer and talk show host Chris Powell joins Dr. Oz to show you how gaining muscle weight can actually help you lose some fat.
Want to know what to eat to lower your stress level? Dr. Oz wraps up the hour by sharing how you can lower your stress with a delicious cortisol-reducing food – dark chocolate.
TUESDAY, AUGUST 19, 2014
“SUPERMARKET SECRETS: HOW THEY FOOL YOU INTO BUYING FOODS THAT MAKE YOU FAT”
You may think you know your way around a supermarket, but today Dr. Oz reveals how supermarkets manipulate you to buy foods that make you fat and unhealthy. Dr. Oz is joined by Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Michael Moss, who explains why we can’t trust our supermarkets to be on our side and the strategies they use to cause you to impulse buy and make unhealthy choices.
Next, Dr. Oz sets the record straight about some of the most misunderstood foods out there – carbohydrates. He shares the facts about the healthy carbohydrate farro, and why you should add it to your diet.
Then, Dr. Oz addresses migraines and explains the everyday triggers creating the pain. Don’t miss his easy no-pill solutions to fight your migraine.
Later, Dr. Oz addresses a condition affecting nearly 120 million people – chronic pain. He shares 4 natural pain relievers and lets viewers in on how they can receive one of these natural pain prescriptions free!
Plus, Dr. Oz is reunited with former heart patient Kory Boglarski who shares his near-death experience and inspirational story.
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 20, 2014
“GIRLS OUT LOUD: SOUND OFF ON HEALTH HOT TOPICS”
Three of the most opinionated women in showbiz are talking health today in what Dr. Oz calls “Girls Out Loud”. Dr. Oz brings to the stage actress and comedienne Kim Coles, "Dancing With The Stars" champion Cheryl Burke, and from "The Real Housewives of Atlanta" Kandi Burruss. Dr. Oz speaks with the girls about celebrity health headlines and health warning signs you’re addicted to social media. Dr. Oz and the girls are put to the test when they play their own version of “Hollywood Game Night”, including games such as “Draw, Doodle, Diagnose”, “Head Surgeon” and “Medical ID”.
Then, Dr. Oz shares the real reason you get mood swings. He examines the difference in mood swings of people from two different generations, and reveals his simple solution to help moods that he believes really works – passionflower tea.
Later, learn the best sex positions for people with back pain. Dr. Oz targets specific types of back pain and positions to alleviate it for men.
After, Dr. Oz is joined by choreographer Stepp Stewart, and discusses kids who give the darndest medical advice.
THURSDAY, AUGUST 21, 2014
“CUT YOUR CANCER RISK IN HALF: 3 NATURAL BREAKTHROUGHS”
Today, Dr. Oz has great news to help you cut your cancer risk in half. Dr. Oz and cancer researcher Dr. William Li describe how all-natural products that may already be in your kitchen can reduce your risk for ovarian, liver, and breast cancers.
How do you know if the popular diet pills out there are actually safe? Dr. Oz weighs in diet pill safety with the help of a member of his advisory board, Dr. Gretchen Bosacker. They show you the different types of diet pills out there, and help you make the safest weight loss choices for you.
Next, Dr. Oz examines a tiny gland no bigger than pea that could be disrupting your metabolism – the pituitary gland. Learn the symptoms of a malfunctioning pituitary gland, and the best ways to reignite your body’s metabolism.
Did you know that one of the most important predictors of a long and healthy life is good balance? Dr. Oz gives you all the moves you need to follow to improve your balancing act.
Later, Dr. Oz shares tips to make your eyes look 10 years younger. Celebrity makeup artist Mally Roncal reveals the most common mistakes women make when it comes to their eyes, and the tricks of the trade to make your eyes look young again.
FRIDAY, AUGUST 22, 2014
“KICK CHOLESTEROL TO THE CURB WITH CEDRIC THE ENTERTAINER”
Today’s show is all about how you can lower your cholesterol by a third, and the only number you really need to know to do it – LDL cholesterol. Dr. Oz invites the new host of "Who Wants To Be A Millionaire," Cedric the Entertainer to the stage to discuss how his recent weight loss and motivation to get healthy helped lower his cholesterol. Dr. Oz explains how being aware of your LDL cholesterol number can help prevent heart attacks, and he conducts the show’s first live celebrity blood test. He plays “Kardashian Health Scares 101” with Cedric to test his pop culture knowledge.
Next, Dr. Oz has the answers to what causes those painful migraines and solutions to make them go away. He shares the four triggers that can cause these headaches – including poor sleep and chocolate.
Later, it’s the curvy girl’s guide to the best fitting jeans with top plus-size fashion blogger Marcy Guevara. Marcy talks about the curvy girl fix for the stomach spillover, diaper bottom and more. Dr. Oz reveals tips on how to wear spandex without hurting your health.
Then, American grocer, chef and TV host, Produce Pete helps you learn about Dr. Oz’s new favorite find in the produce aisle – Japanese eggplant