Dr Oz: Eat to Live Review Joel Fuhrman
Dr. Joel Fuhrman is one of the most controversial doctors and this time is no different because he raising the red flag about the overuse of antibiotics and his belief that they are making you sick and fat. Dr. Fuhrman told Dr. Oz antibiotics are overused because they are often given to patients for viral infections, which simply does no good. Instead, Dr. Fuhrman says you are putting poisonous substances into your body that will only make you sicker in the long run. He believes the best way to fight infections and diseases is by strengthening your immune system eating healthy foods, not by taking drugs.
- Breast cancer risk increases with overuse of antibiotics
- Antibiotics make you fat
Even though antibiotics kill off a lot of ‘bad’ bacteria, they also kill off some of the ‘good’ bacteria as well, which is essential to fighting illness and preventing weight gain.