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, JANUARY 28, 2013
“DR OZ’S DETOX PLAN! LOSE 10 POUNDS IN ONE MONTH!”
Do you think losing weight is a chore involving lots of numbers and stress? Today Dr. Oz reveals 10 detox foods that can help shed 10 pounds in one month – without calorie counting or working out. Dr. Alejandro Junger joins Dr. Oz to talk about the foods people should eliminate from their diets. Dr. Junger goes over the rules to the plan and gives away some of the recipes. Plus, viewers weigh in with success stories from using the plan.
Later, Dr. Oz discusses the controversial medicine many athletes, celebrities, and even the royal family swear by – homeopathy. He shares his homeopathic starter kit, with the top remedies to fight everyday problems ranging from stomach bloating and headaches, to insomnia and hot flashes. Three great medical doctors – Drs. Karlene Chinqwee, Scott Stoll and Albery Levy – share their favorite cures, and Dr. Oz has the number one homeopathic remedy to fight stress.
TUESDAY, JANUARY 29, 2013
“LAXATIVE ABUSE: THE HIDDEN DANGERS”
Today Dr. Oz dedicates his show to the pills that are a dirty little secret – laxatives. They’re cheap, sold over-the-counter and easy to get, but they can turn life into a threatening addiction. Shana joins Dr. Oz and Tennie McCarty, an eating disorder and food addiction specialist from the Shades of Hope Treatment Center, to talk about the medical realities of laxatives and the damage they can do to organs. Shana went from 260 pounds to 78 pounds – sometimes using up to 300 laxatives a week. Dr. Oz discusses the harmful effects and important warning signs for even casual users of the pill.
Then, Dr. Oz goes to the biggest, high-profile institutions in the world and asks them to create fixes for every area of life for under five dollars. From healthy meals created by the White House to beauty solutions from the world-renowned Canyon Ranch, everyone joins Dr. Oz to reveal their quick and cheap solutions just for you.
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 30, 2013
“WHAT’S IN AMERICA’S FOOD AND DRINK PRODUCTS? BANNED IN OTHER COUNTRIES: THE CHEMICALS YOU’RE FEEDING TO YOUR KIDS AND DON’T EVEN KNOW!”
Dr. Oz has gathered the biggest names watching the biggest industries, to reveal the shocking cover-ups some companies prayed would never be discovered. From the hidden killer ingredients in everyday foods to the toxic chemicals in a popular children’s drink – consumer watchdog Michael Jacobson, executive director of The Center for Science in Public Interest, and pediatrician Dr. Alan Greene join Dr. Oz to help blow the lid off of the three biggest health controversies.
Then, it’s the newest phenomenon in the world of alternative medicine – reconnective healing. Dr. Eric Pearl says he can heal anything from cancer to depression, without placing a finger on his patients by channeling personal body energy. Dr. Oz was unsure about Dr. Pearl’s methods, and decided to check them out for himself. Dr. Oz speaks with a woman who says Dr. Pearl healed her and puts his methods to the test with an audience member. Later, Dr. Oz learns two of Dr. Pearl’s energy exercises that will help anyone experience reconnective healing.
Finally, Dr. Oz tops off the hour with revealing the codes and acronyms doctors use to shorten what they’re trying to say.
THURSDAY, JANUARY 31, 2013
“ALL-NATURAL APPETITE SUPPRESANTS TO STOP YOUR HUNGER!”
Are you continuously watching the clock, just waiting for your next meal? If so, Dr. Oz has the natural appetite suppressant that cuts hunger in half. With the help of a bariatric surgeon, an integrative medicine expert, and a naturopath, Dr. Oz shares his ways to lock the box on hunger. Plus, five viewers who claim their appetites were out of control tested this suppressant for one week and join the stage to discuss their results. Dr. Robynne Chutkan reveals another shocking way to suppress your appetite. She says botox can stop hunger and help with weight loss – she’s even had the procedure done on herself. Dr. Chutkan will perform this procedure live in-studio for the first time ever with Dr. Oz.
Dr. Oz will then reveal a new study’s shocking results that can have detrimental effects on your marriage. This survey found a surprising cause for erectile dysfunction. Dr. Oz brings together a panel of leading experts in sexual health, urologist Dr. Andrew Kramer, sex therapist Dr. Ian Kerner, and psychiatrist Dr. Sue Varma, to fully understand why this is happening and what you need to know.
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 1, 2013
“ULTIMATE MEDICAL MYTHS BUSTED!”
How long does it really take to digest a piece of gum? Is memory loss really inevitable with age? Dr. Oz sits with the greatest illusionists of our time, Penn & Teller, to debunk some of the biggest medical myths. Penn and Teller teach Dr. Oz the magic tricks that can make brain size bigger.
Today is all about secrets and illusions – but the little secrets people keep from their family, friends, and even their doctors can have big health consequences. Dr. Oz asks which health secrets you’re too afraid to share – he starts with the most common secrets and reveals why keeping them locked away is harmful.
Later, Dr. Oz shares his viewers’ funniest do-it-yourself projects gone wrong.