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, MARCH 25, 2013
“TONI BRAXTON’S LIFE-CHANGING DIAGNOSIS”
One of the most distinctive and best-loved voices of her generation with six Grammy Awards and now a hit TV show – Toni Braxton joins Dr. Oz to break the silence on her health and what she’s been hiding from the music industry for years. From daunting personal challenges to a medical crisis that baffled her doctors and threatened to end her life, Toni Braxton candidly shares chapters of her life with Dr. Oz. Then, she is joined by her mother and sisters who reveal their favorite family health remedies, and discover which ones work and which ones don’t. Plus, Toni has a big announcement she announces right here on our stage.
Later, Dr. Oz and psychologist Dr. Ramani Durvasula say that our eating habits affect who we are, and how you like your coffee can reveal everything from how you handle stress to how you make the decisions – even what type of a friend you are.
Then, Todd Carmichael has found the best places to order the healthiest coffee drinks.
TUESDAY, MARCH 26, 2013
“DOES THE GOVERNMENT HAVE THE RIGHT TO BAN LARGE SUGARY DRINKS?”
Does the government have the right to tell you what’s good for you? Mayor Bloomberg has gone further than any other politician in history to mandate a limit on sugary soda consumption, and today he sits with Dr. Oz to discuss the details behind the soda ban battle. \
Then, there’s another popular drink also coming under fire – energy drinks. Mom blogger and pediatric nutritionist Dr. Deb Kennedy joins Dr. Oz because she’s convinced energy drinks aren’t safe for kids, and she’s taking on one of the country’s biggest energy drink makers to drive home her point. Dr. Oz and Dr. Deb have three guidelines to help protect your children.
Later, one of the nation’s food giants now leads the charge to label genetically modified foods. This topic caused a reaction the last time Dr. Oz discussed it and today Whole Foods’ Co-CEO Walter Robb explains the company’s project and goal to complete by 2018. Consumer Reports scientist Michael Hansen also weighs in with his opinion and belief on the importance of labeling genetically modified foods.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 27, 2013
“WHAT DO WE KNOW ABOUT JESUS’ HEALTH?”
The Bible chronicles the countless miracles performed by Jesus, but it may also provide a window into his health. Today producer Mark Burnett and his wife, actress Roma Downey sit down with Dr. Oz to discuss their new docudrama The Bible, their belief in the power of the Bible, and its ability to heal and inspire.
As religion and science collide, Jesus' health and the diet that he was able to eat in those Biblical times becomes more clear. Author AJ Jacobs and physician Dr. Don Coleburt share with Dr. Oz their unique insights and expertise on the question: what would Jesus eat? The sacred texts also contain instructions on topics ranging from overeating to drinking alcohol to ways to avoid disease.
Then, everyone has fears, obsessions and little quirks. They can be embarrassing and uncomfortable – more than anything they can be kind of strange. Today Dr. Oz gives the explanations for everyone’s weirdest fears, and Dr. Oz and Dr. Jennifer Hartstein answer the question – how strange is just too strange?
THURSDAY, MARCH 28, 2013
“ARE YOUR SILVER FILLINGS MAKING YOU SICK?”
This is one of the most hotly contested conversations in dentistry but people deserve to know the truth. Dentists, Drs. Gerry Curatola and Jonathan Levine join Dr. Oz to discuss toxicity from mercury exposure in cavity fillings and when to think about removing these amalgam fillings. Dr. Oz and Dr. Curatola talk about the symptoms and conditions caused by mercury exposure – but also how to reduce the risks and prevent it from happening.
Then, for many women it is the single most vulnerable time in their lives – divorce. Women across the country are now going under the knife as a drastic way to get back at their ex-husbands and some plastic surgeons, including Dr. Brent Moelleken, encourage this – even offering divorce discounts. Dr. Oz and Dr. Moelleken discuss why plastic surgery after divorce may be positive. In contrast, Dr. Michael Niccole talks with Dr. Oz about the dangers of this kind of practice and psychiatrist Dr. Alicia Salzer also weighs in with her opinion on undergoing a dramatic surgery after an event as traumatic as divorce. Dr. Oz and Dr. Salzer then reveal three ways to get healthy revenge without going under the knife.
FRIDAY, MARCH 29, 2013
“5 ENERGY BOOSTERS THAT WORK FOR EVERY TYPE OF ENERGY SLUMP!”(R)
Are you walking around in a fog? Today it’s time to get the power back up! Dr. Oz introduces five new energy boosters to get your energy through the roof from morning until night. Dr. Oz answers questions about energy drinks and explains how some leave you with both a sugar high and sugar low. He also reveals the calorie-free secret supplement that will change your life.
Then, the mean, green, fighting machine that provides boundless amounts of energy, and you can find it right in your local grocery store.
Later, Dr. Oz shares his one-minute wake up and life extenders. Tune in to learn about the new antioxidant that can make you live years longer, and the best anti-aging oils you’re not eating. Don’t miss the viewers’ anti-aging showdown and best tips to fight those wrinkles!