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What real-world doctors have to say about the advice dispensed on “The Dr. Oz Show”
Old 12-20-2014, 05:51 AM   #1
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What real-world doctors have to say about the advice dispensed on “The Dr. Oz Show”

Real-world doctors fact-check Dr. Oz, and the results aren't pretty

Finally, someone speaks up:

And yet only 21% of the recommendations on “The Dr. Oz Show” could be supported by what the researchers considered “believable” evidence. Another 11% were supported by “somewhat believable” evidence.
The recommendations made on “The Doctors” were more credible -- 32.5% were supported by “believable” evidence and another 20% were backed by “somewhat believable” evidence, the researchers found.

Good or so-so evidence contradicted 11% of the claims made on “Dr. Oz” and 13% of the claims made on “The Doctors.”

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Old 12-20-2014, 06:03 AM   #2
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I was in Whole Foods Market a while back and overheard this snippet of a conversation between a couple

She "We should get some pomegranate juice"
He " Why"
She "Dr. Oz says we should drink more pomegranate juice"
He "How much does it cost"
She "This bottle costs $7"
He " In that case Dr Oz can come and "effin" pay for it"

I'm pretty sure they didn't get the juice...

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Old 12-25-2014, 04:01 PM   #4
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32.5% damn, that's better than my local physician gets from me. Maybe I'll start watching Dr Oz and see if Medicare will pay for my cable bill.
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Just another talking head, IMO. Like taking investment advice from that crazy Kramer dude.

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