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, FEBRUARY 18, 2013
“DEADLY ADDERALL ABUSE!”
Are the dangers of Adderall putting your child at risk? Today Dr. Oz explores the world behind this drug and the effects it can have on anyone. Over the past few years Adderall’s use has increased exponentially and so has the concern for its addiction potential. Dr. Oz sits down with Rick and Kathy, parents who believe their son Richard Fee’s suicide may be related to his Adderall usage. Dr. Oz and the leading expert in ADHD and Adderall psychiatrist Dr. Ned Hallowell have the solutions – what you can do to protect your children from the dangers of Adderall today.
Then, hormones may be the reason for moodiness, exhaustion, and even weight gain. Dr. Oz believes that analyzing your hormone type may be the answer. Dr. Natasha Turner, author of “The Hormone Diet” joins Dr. Oz to explain the “What’s Your Hormone Type” quiz and the different tips to balancing hormones out. Dr. Oz and Dr. Turner reveal the easy food and supplement options to improve health.
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 19, 2013
“THE #1 DIET! DASH DIET SECRETS REVEALED!”
Weight loss experts around the country agree and have voted this diet the best one for three years in a row. Dr. Oz explains the DASH Diet – it started out being the diet for hypertension, but Dr. Oz thinks it should be the diet for everyone. Dr. Caroline Apovian, director of the Boston University Center for Nutrition and Weight Management, and registered dietitian Kristin Kirkpatrick join Dr. Oz to discuss this weight loss plan and the new food pyramid the DASH Diet supports. Marla Heller, author of the new book – The Dash Diet Weight Loss Solution – talks with Dr. Oz about her two phases of the DASH Diet, explaining which foods to eat and avoid.
Plus, old wives tales – was your mother really right?
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 20, 2013
“THE MYTHS EVEN GYNECOLOGISTS BELIEVE!”
Today Dr. Oz reveals all the myths you’ve been believing from your gynecologist. Dr. Lauren Streicher is here to share the secrets her colleagues won’t – the truth behind myths surrounding birth control, periods, and hormones. Dr. Streicher and Dr. Oz sit down to discuss the questions everyone is too afraid to ask.
Then, everyone’s favorite trainer Shaun T is back to work his magic. He shows Dr. Oz how to fix the five worst problem areas in just five weeks. He has all the information on what foods to eat – from the first minute of the day to the very end – these five foods help with the most annoying body issues.
Plus, he shares the moves everyone should learn to get the best results. Shaun T also explains his best secret tip and Dr. Oz follows up with one woman’s amazing transformation after seeing Shaun T on The Dr. Oz Show.
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2013
“THE DISEASE YOUR DOCTOR CAN’T DIAGNOSE! MEDICAL MYSTERY SOLVED!”
It’s something of a medical mystery – today Dr. Oz talks about the digestive disorder you’ve never heard of, and how leaky gut syndrome could be the cause of bloating, fatigue, and pain. Some doctors may not believe it’s real but alternative circles widely accept leaky gut syndrome as the possible root cause of suffering. Dr. Robynne Chutkan joins Dr. Oz to share the checklist of twelve common symptoms for women. Dr. Chutkan reveals her easy four-step treatment for this digestive disorder – they’re all simple diet changes.
Then, Dr. Oz shows how to cut the risks of disease, lower blood sugar levels, and reduce cholesterol – without any prescription. Dr. Oz and integrative medical doctor Dr. Julie Chen reveal their most important supplements and nutrients to help slow the aging process, lose weight, and have a healthier heart.
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2013
“THE ANTIOXIDANT MYTH: ARE THEY HARMFUL TO YOUR HEALTH?”
New evidence calls the benefits of antioxidants into question. Could they do more harm than good? Even put you at risk for CANCER? Today Dr. Oz investigates the latest information.