Ask the Doctor Radio Show – April 23, 2017

Dr. Michael Lange, Dr Scott Drexler and Chef Al Rosas discuss how food is medicine. They all 3 talk about natural approaches to eye diseases like glaucoma, macular degeneration and glaucoma. A small discussion on apple cider vinegar and honey to aid in digestion. Benefits of cayenne pepper discussed with a caller. Discussed consuming organic fruits and vegetables and the paleo diet. Dr. Lange and Al Rosas commented on a company Paleo Simplified and how they make all natural paleo energy / protein bars that are delicious. All 3 experts discussed fortifeye organic blue green superfood and the potential health benefits from consuming it. Dr. Drexler discussed the benefits of using scleral contact lenses for dry eye. Dr Lange discussed the use of amniotic membranes for dry eyes. Both Dr. Lange and Dr. Drexler commented on punctual occlusion for certain types of dry eye conditions and not agreed to always try a natural approach for dry eyes. Many more topics were addressed with live callers on a broad range of ocular and nutritional topics.