Dr Oz: Natural Pain Relievers
In this segment, Dr Oz brought up an audience member to help play “Smackdown.” For this game, she is asked a question and given 3 answers. She is to “smackdown” the incorrect 2 and leave the correct answer standing. Let’s play Smackdown!!!
Dr Oz: Devil’s Claw for Back Pain
She smacked down Dead Man’s Bells first. She then smacked down Devil’s Claw and left Witch Hazel standing.
Doctor Oz’s Answer: Devil’s Claw. Take 200 mg up to 3x per day.
Dr Oz: Willow Bark for Arthritis
2. Arthritis can be treated with this natural anti-inflammatory?
a. Oak Bark
b. Willow Bark
c. Cedar Bark
She smacked down Cedar Bark. She then smacked down Oak Bark. Willow Bark was left standing.
Doctor Oz’s Answer: Willow Bark. This has been used for hundreds years. Take 500 mg up to 2x per day
Dr Oz: Ginkgo for Headaches
3. A great natural way to reduce headaches is?
b. St. Johns Wort
She smacked down St. Johns Wort and Ginkgo. She left Ginseng standing.
Doctor Oz’s Answer: Ginkgo. Do not take this with diabetes because it could raise your insulin level.