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, SEPTEMBER 30, 2013
“THE NEWEST HEALTH FOOD SENSATION REVEALED!”
All New: 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, OCTOBER 1, 2013
“DR. OZ REUNITED WITH TOURIST STRUCK BY NYC TAXI”
All New: Today, Dr. Oz is reunited with Siân Green, the New York City tourist who was hit by a taxi cab. She discusses the loss of her lower leg, her recovery process, and the strangers who came to her rescue that day.
Later, Dr. Oz is on a mission to find the germiest room in your house. He calls on the “germinators” to get the dirty job done and discovers which rooms have the most bacteria.
Have you ever laughed and leaked? Dr. Oz discusses what causes some people to suffer from this extremely common bladder condition.
Next, Dr. Oz shares five ways to cut your salt and boost your flavor. He hosts a low sodium showdown, as two sisters compete to make the best Sloppy Joe – without salt.
Later, Dr. Oz reveals a new way to get your five servings of fruit a day and get moving with a new dance craze called fruit ninja.
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2013
“THE 10 THINGS ABOUT HEART DISEASE EVERY WOMAN MUST KNOW”
All New: Today Dr. Oz is determined to get the word out about the 10 things you should know about heart disease. He shares risk factors, red flags, and the newest tool in the fight against heart disease. What do you do when your neighbor isn’t watching? Dr. Oz brings in viewers who reveal their neighbors’ dirty secrets, but the health benefits of some of them could surprise you.
Then, Dr. Oz has two families competing in the first ever casserole cook-off. Daughters all over country are going mad over their mothers’ obsession with Dr. Oz’s advice. Dr. Oz strikes a deal for mothers to back off, by getting women under the age of 35 to agree to two things.
Next, Dr. Oz asks: do mothers always know best? He is joined by three daughters who want to share some new health advice with their mothers.
Later, Dr. Oz shares the latest exercise craze on the internet, "Prancercise". The Prancercise Queen herself, Joanna Rohrback, joins Dr. Oz to discuss her unique workout and teach him the moves that made her a sensation.
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2013
“UNDERCOVER LASIK SURGERY INVESTIGATION!”
All New: Today Dr. Oz explores the world’s most popular elective surgery – Lasik. He is joined by undercover reporter Elisabeth Leamy, who has spent two years investigating the side effects of Lasik. From burning eyes to double vision, the complications that can occur leaves Dr. Oz asking, is Lasik eye surgery safe?
Then, Dr. Oz goes to new heights to show you how anemia can leave you feeling exhausted. He shares simple self-tests you can do to determine whether you’re anemic and offers food suggestions to get the right amount of iron in your diet.
Dr. Oz is then joined by actor Terry Crews and his wife Rebecca to discuss how you can get healthy and still keep the fun in your life. What do you eat when no one’s watching? Dr. Oz asks four nutritionists to reveal what they really eat when they’re alone, and their answers will leave you astonished.
Later, Dr. Oz wants to salute your success. He shares stories of viewers who have transformed their health.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 4, 2013
“WENDY WILLIAMS GETS REAL ABOUT HER HEALTH!”
All New: Today Dr. Oz is joined by tell-it-like-it-is talk show host Wendy Williams. The two take a closer look at Wendy’s life as a media personality and discuss three tests every woman should have done at age 50. Then Wendy shows off her love of wigs in a game of “Who’s Wearing That Wig?”
Next, Dr. Oz wants to know: have you taken a good look at your nails without the polish? Dr. Oz reveals what healthy and unhealthy nails look like and how your nails could hold the clues to what’s going on inside your body.
Later, Dr. Oz asks, what would you do if your life was on the line? He gives you the 411 on what to do before dialing 911 by discussing common mistakes people make and offering live-saving tips.