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, DECEMBER 30, 2013
"THE NEWEST HEALTH FOOD SENSATION REVEALED!"
Today Dr. Oz reveals the new health sensation that will soon dominate health food stores across the country – white mulberry. The white mulberry fights high cholesterol, hypertension, and heart disease, and its sugar-blocking properties may help prevent an epidemic that affects one in three people – diabetes and pre-diabetes. How does this inexpensive tiny fruit pack such a powerful health punch?
Later, Dr. Oz wants to know: how far would you go for health? He is joined by viewers who share their craziest health habits, which may be not so crazy after all.
Dr. Oz explains how the appendix can keep you healthy.
Then, Dr. Oz shares his favorite ways to recharge after that afternoon slump.
The McGhee sextuplets join Dr. Oz to help show six health symptoms you shouldn't ignore in your kids.
Cookie Monster pays a visit to Dr. Oz to wrap up the hour, and he makes sure the audience doesn't go home empty-handed.
TUESDAY, DECEMBER 31, 2013
"THE SURGERY YOU SHOULD SAY NO TO – BUNIONS!"
Today Dr. Oz discusses a painful and often crippling condition which will affect more than half of American women at some point in their lives – bunions. He is joined by Judge Marilyn Milian from "The People's Court" to talk about her surgery to remove bunions and her painful recovery.
Next Dr. Oz sits down with Dr. Crystal Murray Holmes to share treatment options and her opinion about bunion surgery.
Then Dr. Oz gives a new meaning to the term 'house call'. Don't miss when he goes into homes to help diagnose frustrating health problems on the spot.
Later, Dr. Oz invites colleagues at Columbia University Medical Center to share the home remedies they use.
Could parasites be the real cause of what's making you sick? Dr. Oz and Dr. Tasneem Bhatia reveal why so many doctors are misdiagnosing parasites and discuss warning signs and symptoms.
Plus, the jury's out on your healthy habits. Find out if viewer jurors think your habits are healthy or harmful.
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 1, 2014
"THE DIAGNOSIS DOCTORS MISS MOST: THYROID DISEASE"
Today Dr. Oz discusses the organ that could be the cause of your weight gain and exhaustion – the thyroid. He discusses why doctors often miss thyroid disease and how you can be your own advocate by using the symptom checklist.
Is your stress driving you to eat and pack on the pounds? Dr. Oz shares five easy food solutions that can help fight both your stress hormones and belly fat throughout your day.
Then, Long Island Medium Theresa Caputo joins Dr. Oz to talk about the part of us that she believes lives on forever. Theresa answers your most burning questions about life after death.
Next, Dr. Oz is joined by illusionist Ben Robinson to uncover health cures in your kitchen that work like magic.
Dr. Oz wraps up the show by hosting his first-ever healthiest pumpkin bakeoff.
THURSDAY, JANUARY 2, 2014
"STEVEN TYLER ON THE RECORD"
Today Dr. Oz sits down with the superstar whose amazing voice and music helped get him through many long shifts at the hospital – Steven Tyler. Steven discusses with Dr. Oz his battle with addiction, the best thing that's happened to him in sobriety, his job with American Idol, and how he continues to take care of his body now. Steven talks about when he knew he hit rock bottom, and checked himself into The Betty Ford Center. He credits Physician Director of The Betty Ford Center, Dr. Harry Haroutunian, with helping him recapture his life. Dr. Haroutunian shares how Steven has written the foreword to his new book Being Sober, and explains the message he wants readers to take away.
Then, Dr. Oz addresses Steven's serious throat problem and informs the guests about how vocal cords work.
Later, it's Dr. Oz undercover! Can he convince you to choose shoe comfort over fashion? He reached out to podiatrist Krista Archer to help find shoes that not only feel good, but look good too.
Dr. Oz shares why coffee makes you jittery, and asks viewers to show him their best rock health moves.
FRIDAY, JANUARY 3, 2014
Today, Dr. Oz sounds the alarm on a potential new eating disorder that has women addicted to the results – juicerexia, or extreme juice cleansing. Dr. Oz sits down with psychologist Dr. Brenda Wade to explain how juice cleansing works, its effects on your physical health, and when you know juicing has become dangerous.
Next, Dr. Oz is blindfolded and joined by a surprise mystery guest! He can ask the mystery guest ten questions, but will he guess who it is?
Later, Dr. Oz calls on the "germinators" to discover which rooms in your house have the most bacteria.
Food expert and kitchen gadget designer Danny Seo joins Dr. Oz to reveal the coolest new kitchen and cooking gadgets to transform your health.
Do you love a little soul food? Dr. Oz does, and today he is joined by the family who put soul food on the map, the creators of Sweetie Pie's. They discuss the family's recipe for success and wrap up the hour by doing the "Sweetie Pie" dance.